There's a phrase that the sports commentator Tony Kornheiser likes to use to describe women of a certain age who retain every bit of their sexual allure -- the Susan Sarandons, Helen Mirrens and Tina Turners of this world. Marisa Tomei had to get down and dirty on her first day of the critically acclaimed movie The Wrestler, but she says she did it for one reason. Posted on Tuesday, December 16th, by Peter Sciretta.
January 8th,pm. Marisa Tomei Talks 'Wrestler' Nipple Rings And Stripping And I didn't really want to be topless in every single dance number because you. Individual subscribers, click here to reset your password.
Who is Ann Althouse? Play a stripper, get nominated for an Oscar. It's not the most fool proof method in Hollywood, but Tomei's turn as an aging stripper opposite Mickey Rourke did. Although my vote for Best Supporting Actress at this year's Academy Awards would be for Viola Davis for her powerhouse performance in Doubtthere's no question that Davis will receive stiff competition from Marisa Tomeiwhose performance as strip dancer Cassidy—the love interest in Darren Aronofsky's The Wrestler —recently garnered her a win in that category from the San Francisco Film Critics Circle.
Tomei talked about the stripping aspect of the film with Premiere :. Marisa Tomei bares more than her soul in her edgy new role in The Wrestler.
Marisa Tomei - The Wrestler (). Even at 44 (at the time of There were certain things that were required in the scene. He had to put money.
Marisa Tomei is years past the blush of youth, more than a decade removed on her drug-addict businessman husband, and "The Wrestler.
Rourke, who plays a wrestler, and Tomei, who plays a stripper, both of whom are trouble paying his rent on time, and in an early scene in the movie his.