Hometown:Brooklyn, New York
Birthday:December 4, 1964
Marisa Tomei is an actress who was born on December 4, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York. Growing up in Brooklyn with parents who loved theater, Tomei’s interest in acting was sparked after seeing Broadway shows with her parents. Her early acting work include roles in the series As the World Turns and A Different World. Her first film appearance was a small role she played in the 1984 film The Flamingo Kid. She became internationally recognized after appearing in the film My Cousin Vinny in 1992. Awards she has won include 1 Academy Award, 1 Gotham Award, 1 Gracie Award, 1 Hollywood Film Festival Award, and 1 Golden Key Award.