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Marisa Tomei


Marisa Tomei was born on December 4, 1964, in Brooklyn, New York, to Patricia Adelaide "Addie" (Bianchi), an English teacher, and Gary A. Tomei, a lawyer. Marisa has a brother, actor Adam Tomei. Her parents are both of Italian descent, with roots in Tuscany and Sicily. As a child, Marisa's mother frequently corrected her speech so as to eliminate ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015/I Lemonade (pre-production)
Robin
 2015 Let It Snow (filming)
 2015 Spare Parts
Gwen
 2014 The Rewrite
Holly Carpenter
 2014 Loitering with Intent
Gigi
 2013 She Said, She Said (Short)
Marishka
 2010/I Cyrus
Molly
 2009 Amsterdam (Video)
Donna
 2007 Wild Hogs
Maggie
 2007 Grace Is Gone
Woman at Pool
 2006 Rescue Me (TV Series)
Angie
- Karate (2006) ... Angie
- Satisfaction (2006) ... Angie
- Zombies (2006) ... Angie
- Chlamydia (2006) ... Angie
 2005 Factotum
Laura
 2005 Loverboy
Sybil
 2004 Alfie
Julie
 2003 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Sara Sloane
- A Star Is Born Again (2003) ... Sara Sloane (voice)
 2002 The Guru
Lexi
 2001 Jenifer (TV Movie)
Nina Capelli
 2000 King of the Jungle
Det. Costello
 2000/I The Watcher
Polly
 2000 Dirk and Betty
Paris
 1998 Only Love (TV Movie)
Evie
 1998 Since You've Been Gone (TV Movie)
Tori (uncredited)
 1998 My Own Country (TV Movie)
Mattie Vines
 1997 A Brother's Kiss
Missy
 1995 Four Rooms
Margaret
 1991 Zandalee
Remy
 1990 Parker Kane (TV Movie)
April Haynes
 1987 Leg Work (TV Series)
Donna Ricci
- Pilot (1987) ... Donna Ricci
 1986 Playing for Keeps
Tracy
 1984 The Flamingo Kid
Mandy
 1984 The Toxic Avenger
Health Club Girl (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Starred as "Julia" in Eric Overmyer's "Dark Rapture" with Scott Glenn at the Second Stage Theatre (Summer 1996). See more »

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4 Interviews | 8 Articles | 7 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on her role in The Wrestler (2008)] What didn't appeal to me was, frankly, New Jersey, naked, winter! See more »

Trivia:

"Tomei" in Japanese means "invisible.". See more »

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Sidekick roles See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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A nightmare to work with... richnsilky7783
Marisa is great in Realistic Joneses! elmyraduff
Good reviews for her performance in Love is Strange bk_76
Marisa on Leno......Marcy, we need to talk. popfriggineye
Marisa Tomei tigerbarb63
I've never understood the hype over this woman FthisTide
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