Interview: Marisa Tomei Talks The Wrestler – /Film
And, yes, in her new film , The Wrestler , directed by Darren Aronofsky, her first scene has her giving Mickey Rourke a lap dance. This story first appeared in the November 24, issue of WWD. Subscribe Today. I was worried about how it was going to be received. Why is she doing this? What is happening to this person? In The Wrestler , Tomei, 43, gets to sink her teeth into yet another fulfilling role.
MARISA TOMEI BARES ALL IN FIRST DAY OF THE WRESTLER
I may have been predestined because I'm such a fan of professional wrestling, but I love this movie and performance so much. Sunday's gonna be HARD, man. I enjoyed Tomei's performance when I saw it a couple of weeks ago. But your beautifully written piece has helped me appreciate just how rich her work was. You said it in great detail- she really knocked the ball out of the park with this one.
Posted on Tuesday, December 16th, by Peter Sciretta. Last month I had the opportunity to sit down with Marisa Tomei and talk about her latest film, The Wrestler. The interview was conducted in a two person roundtable with Jeff Anderson. Marisa Tomei: It depends who it is.