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Marisa was born on December 4th, 1964. She has been a credited actor since the 1991 film Oscar.
Marisa Tomei has yet to establish a position as a bankable star. She has starred in two films including the 2006 drama movie Danika as the character Danika Merrick and the 1995 comedy film The Perez Family playing Dorita Evita Perez.
Marisa has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in twenty-three films including: the 2012 comedy film Parental Guidance as the character Alice Simmons, the 2011 drama movie The Ides of March playing Ida Horowicz and the 2011 crime release The Lincoln Lawyer cast as Maggie McPherson.
Marisa Tomei has earned salaries up to $2,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2000 comedy film What Women Want, which brought in $183,000,000 at the box office.
Marisa is a fan favorite, having been featured on the cover of at least seven magazines, captured in more than seven pictorials, interviewed in over four publications and featured in seven magazine articles.
As an actor Marisa Tomei has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on three occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her portrayal of Mona Lisa Vito in the 1992 film My Cousin Vinny. Marisa Tomei was also nominated for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Natalie Strout in the 2001 movie In the Bedroom and Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Cassidy in the 2008 movie The Wrestler .