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Tomei, Marisa

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Born: 1964 AD
Currently alive, at 50 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actresses

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1964 – Born on the 4th day of December in Brooklyn, New York. American actress.

1983 - Attended Boston University for a year, and then transferred to New York University, after graduating from Edward R. Murrow High School.

1987 – She followed up as the world turns with a role on the sitcom "A Different World".

1992 – Her breakthrough was her performance in “My Cousin Vinny”, for which she won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress.

1996 – She made a guest appearance on the sitcom Seinfeld, playing herself in "The Cadillac” both in Part 1 and 2.

1998 – She has done substantial work in the theater, including taking lead roles on Broadway in “Wait until Dark” and many Off-Broadway plays.

1999 - Dated Dana Ashbrook and had a relationship with Frank Pugliese.

2001 – Received her second Oscar nomination and a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for “In the Bedroom”.

2002 – Nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for “In the Bedroom”.

2003 - She played the title role in a revival of Oscar Wilde's "Salome" in an Actors Workshop production, directed by Estelle Parsons, on Broadway at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

2005 - She stated in an interview that she aspired to return to New York University in the near future to study civics.

2006 - She had a recurring role on the television series "Rescue Me", playing Johnny's ex-wife Angie.

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