Marisa Tomei, Best Supporting Actress 1992: MovieMonday.com

MY COUSIN VINNY

(Comedy - R)

Marisa Tomei won her Supporting Oscar for playing an unlikely automotive expert.


Marisa Tomei (1964- ) Dropped out of Boston University her sophomore year when she got a co-starring role on the CBS daytime drama "As the World Turns" (1956). Marisa Tomei made the corss over into movies in "The Flamingo Kid" ( 1984). One of her early memorable roles was playing Sylvester Stallone's bratty daughter in the comedy "Oscar". Also had a part as silent-screen comedienne Mabel Normand, in the film "Chaplin" ( 1992). Marisa Tomei was nominated for a second academy award for her work in the drama, "In the Bedroom" in 2001.

Her other films include:

THE FLAMINGO KID
PLAYING FOR KEEPS
ONLY YOU
OSCAR
UNTAMED HEART
ONLY YOU
UNHOOK THE STARS
A BROTHER'S KISS
WELCOME TO SARAJEVO
SLUMS OF BEVERLY HILLS
HAPPY ACCIDENTS
THE WATCHER
WHAT WOMEN WANT
DIRK AND BETTY
IN THE BEDROOM (2001)
SOMEONE LIKE YOU (2001)
JUST A KISS
THE GURU
THE WILD THORNBERRYS
ANGER MANAGEMENT

In 2004, look for Marisa Tomei in LOVERBOY and WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT, ALFIE?

Her television credits include:

AS THE WORLD TURNS (1983-1988)
A DIFFERENT WORLD (Series)
SINCE YOU'VE BEEN GONE
MY OWN COUNTRY
JENNIFER
GAME OVER (TV SERIES)