Who is Marisa Tomei?
Born under the sign of Sagittarius on the 4th of December 1964, in Brooklyn, New York City USA, Marisa Tomei is a 53-year-old award-winning Caucasian actress of Italian descent. She is perhaps best known to the world for her significant presence in numerous television roles, such as Mona Lisa Vito alongside Joe Pesci in “My Cousin Vinny.” She has also had a number of other roles across a variety of films and TV shows over the course of her often lucrative acting career since 1984.
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Early Life: Growing up in Brooklyn
Career: Rise Through Comedy
Her Awards and Nominations
Over the course of her acting career, Marisa has gained an enviable amount of recognition among her colleagues, while many of her performances also earned an award. She is the proud holder of 24 awards, with another 26 nominations. She won her only Oscar thus far in the Best Supporting Actress category in 1992 for her contribution to “My Cousin Vinny,” and also an MTV Movie Award in the Best Breakthrough Performance category in the same year. When it comes to her performance in the legendary “The Wrestler” from 2008, Marisa won a total of 11 awards for that film alone, along with seven other nominations, one of which was for an Oscar.
Love Life: A Mystery
As for Marisa’s romantic involvements, not much can be concluded from her words or the lack thereof, since she rarely addresses the public regarding this matter. It is known that she was involved with Robert Downey Jr. back in the early 1990s, and at some point in the last two decades relationships with Dana Ashbrook as well as Frank Pugliese, who is a movie director. From 2008 to 2012, she dated the actor Logan Marshall-Green. When asked about marriage in 2009, Marisa stated: ‘I’m not that big a fan of marriage as an institution, and I don’t know why women need to have children to be seen as complete human beings.’
What is Marisa Tomei’s Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Marisa Tomei is, as of mid-2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Marisa’s accumulated wealth is close to $43 million, made primarily as an actress, the most from her long-term presence on the TV screen in her most prominent roles, such as Cassidy in “The Wrestler.” As her career continues to develop, the said amount can be expected to increase.
— Marisa Tomei (@marisatomei) September 3, 2016
Concerning the physical attributes of the sought-after actress, her height is 5ft 4ins (1.64m), and her current weight is 119lbs (54kg). Her body shape is generally described as regular, while her hair color is light brown and her eyes are dark brown. Lastly, her bra size is known to be 34B, her dress size is 4 and her shoe size is 7.5.
Social Media Presence
Due to the major influence of social networks, it is nowadays a regular thing for active celebrities to nourish a close and active relationship with their fans, for the sake of increasing the popularity of the projects they’re working on, and thus their own net worth. Marisa herself seems to be a regular subscriber, if not the leading example of this celebrity trend, as her presence is quite ubiquitous on most of the popular social media networks. Her Facebook page has over 320,000 followers, her Twitter account almost 100,000, and her Instagram account over 350,000 fans.