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Marisa Tomei

Mostly Credited As: Marisa Tomei
Date Of Birth: December 04, 1964 (Age 51)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Height: 5' 6" (1.67 m)

Marisa Tomei

Marissa Tomei was born on December 4, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York. Her mother, Patricia "Addie" Tomei, is an English teacher and her father, Gary Tomei, is a lawyer. Her brother, Adam Tomei, is also an actor.

Tomei graduated from Edward R. Murrow High School in 1982 and the attended Boston University, though she dropped out after she was offered a role on the CBS daytime drama As the World Turns. Her first film appearance was a small part in movie, The Flamingo Kid (1984). She won fame and an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress co-starring as Joe Pesci’s girlfriend in My Cousin Vinny (1992). She had starring roles in a string of films, including Untamed Heart (1993) and Only You (1994). Tomei has also done work in theater, both in Broadway and Off-Broadway plays. Recently, she has had a recurring role on the FX firefighter series Rescue Me.

Tomei has dual citizenship in the US and Italy. She is not married, but tends to keep her love life out of the tabloids.

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Ms. (2015)As: Gloria Steinem
A Different World (1987)As: Maggie Lauten (S01)
Episode Cast Credits 

Today (US) (1952) 
  Season 64, Episode 11 64x11: (Jan/15/2015) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Season 63, Episode 68 63x68: (Apr/16/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Jimmy Kimmel Live (2003) 
  Marisa Tomei, Marcus Scribner, Smashing Pumpkins 12x234: (Dec/10/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Conan (2010) 
  Marisa Tomei, Jim Jefferies, Old Crow Medicine Show 04x136: (Sep/17/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  The Fluffer of Seville 01x147: (Sep/27/2011) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  The Double-Fudging of Vanessa Del Rio 01x57: (Feb/28/2011) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Watch What Happens: Live (2009) 
  Marisa Tomei & Boy George 11x72: (Apr/23/2014) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The View (1997) 
  Marisa Tomei, Anika Noni Rose, Mekhi Phifer, Tichina Arnold, Marc Summers, guest co-host Lindsay Lohan 17x144: (Apr/18/2014) As Herself 
  Season 6, Episode 159 06x159: (Apr/10/2003) As Herself 
  Season 5, Episode 10 05x10: (Jan/14/2002) As Herself 
  Season 1, Episode 275 01x275: (Aug/28/1998) As Herself, [Interviewees]

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Marisa Tomei, Carson Daly, Il Volo 20x195: (Nov/30/2012) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Marisa Tomei, Dr. Grey Stafford, Ty Barnett 17x79: (Jan/23/2009) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Comedy Bang! Bang! (2012) 
  Ed Helms Wears a Grey Shirt & Brown Boots 01x07: (Jul/20/2012) As Herself 

Who Do You Think You Are? (US) (2010) 
  Marisa Tomei 03x02: (Feb/10/2012) As Herself 

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 83rd Annual Academy Awards 59x01: (Feb/27/2011) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 74th Annual Academy Awards 50x01: (Mar/24/2002) As Nominee: Best Supporting Actress, [Co-Guest Stars]
  The 66th Annual Academy Awards 42x01: (Mar/21/1994) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 65th Annual Academy Awards 41x01: (Mar/29/1993) As Winner: Best Supporting Actress (for 'My Cousin Vinny') 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Ray Romano, Herb Alpert, Lani Hall 06x03: (Jan/06/2010) As Herself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Herself 

Live with Kelly & Michael (1983) 
  Season 20, Episode 61 27x66: (Dec/01/2008) As Herself 
  Season 19, Episode 247 26x202: (Jun/10/2008) As Herself 
  Damien Fahey; Marisa Tomei; 26x45: (Nov/02/2007) As Herself 
  Marisa Tomei; bubble scientist Fan Yang 25x121: (Feb/19/2007) As Herself 

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Marisa Tomei, Anthony Anderson, Santogold 15x93: (Apr/28/2008) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Marisa Tomei, Paul Rudd, John Freyer 10x117: (May/08/2003) As Herself 
  Marisa Tomei, Jim Breuer, Sparta 10x09: (Sep/24/2002) As Herself 
  Marisa Tomei, Eugene Levy, The Reverend Horton Heat 04x57: (Jan/10/1997) As Herself, [Interviewees]

Rescue Me (2004) 
  Karate 03x08: (Jul/25/2006) As Angie 
  Satisfaction 03x07: (Jul/18/2006) As Angie 
  Zombies 03x06: (Jul/11/2006) As Angie 
  Chlamydia 03x05: (Jun/27/2006) As Angie 

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996) 
  Marisa Tomei 05x165: (Dec/19/2000) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Marisa Tomei 09x132: (Oct/19/2004) As Herself 

The Simpsons (1989) 
  A Star is Born Again 14x13: (Mar/02/2003) Voiced  Sara Sloane, [Special Guest Stars]

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Marisa Tomei, Ryan Leaf, Alana Davis 05x134: (Apr/27/1998) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Kids Tell Jokes, Marisa Tomei, James Taylor 05x53: (Nov/25/1997) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Marisa Tomei, James Carville, John Michael Montgomery 04x42: (Nov/06/1996) As Herself, [Interviewees]
  Jeremy Irons, Marisa Tomei, Hootie & the Blowfish 02x155: (May/05/1995) As Herself 

Seinfeld (1989) 
  The Cadillac (2) 07x15: (Feb/08/1996) As Herself 
  The Cadillac (1) 07x14: (Feb/08/1996) As Herself 

Saturday Night Live (1975) 
  Marisa Tomei/Bonnie Raitt 20x02: (Oct/01/1994) As Herself (Host) 

Late Night With David Letterman (1982) 
  Show #1759 12x17: (Mar/02/1993) As Herself 

Leg Work (1987) 
  Pilot 01x01: (Oct/03/1987) As Donna Ricci 

The ABC Afterschool Special (1972) 
  Supermom's Daughter 15x05: (Feb/18/1987) As Noelle Crandall, [Starring Roles]
Crew Credits

Show Crew

Ms. (2015)• Executive Producer

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