1 Early life 2 Career
2.1 1980s; Screen and stage debuts 2.2 1990s; Breakthrough in My Cousin Vinny 2.3 2000s; In the Bedroom, The Wrestler and other dramatic acclaim 2.4 2010s; Marvel Cinematic Universe, guest hosting and proposed projects
3 Personal life 4 Filmography
4.1 Film 4.2 Television 4.3 Stage
5 Awards and nominations 6 References 7 External links
Marisa Tomei was born in Brooklyn, New York
Brooklyn, New York City, the daughter of Adelaide "Addie" (née Bianchi), an English teacher, and Gary A. Tomei, a trial lawyer. She has a younger brother, actor Adam Tomei, and was partly raised by her paternal grandparents. Tomei's parents are both of Italian descent; her father's ancestors came from Tuscany, Calabria, and Campania; while her mother's ancestors are from Tuscany
Tuscany and Sicily. She graduated from Edward R. Murrow High School in 1982. Tomei grew up in the Midwood neighborhood of Brooklyn. While there, she became captivated by the Broadway shows to which her theater-loving parents took her and was drawn to acting as a career. At Andries Hudde Junior High School, she played Hedy LaRue in a school production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. After graduating from Edward R. Murrow High School in 1982, she attended Boston University
Boston University for a year.
1980s; Screen and stage debuts
Tomei followed up
As the World Turns
As the World Turns in 1986 with a role on the sitcom A Different World
A Different World as Maggie Lauten during the first season. Her film debut was a minor role in the 1984 comedy film The Flamingo Kid, in which she played Mandy, a waitress. She had only one line in the entire film. During this phase, she made her stage debut in 1987 at the age of 22 with the off-Broadway play Daughters, in which she played Cetta. The role earned her rave reviews and the Theatre World Award for outstanding debut on stage.
1990s; Breakthrough in My Cousin Vinny
Tomei at the 81st Academy Awards, where she received her third
nomination for The Wrestler
Following several small films, Tomei came to international prominence
with her comedic performance in the 1992 film My Cousin
Vinny, for which she received critical praise. Critic
Vincent Canby wrote, "Ms. Tomei gives every indication of being a fine comedian, whether towering over Mr. Pesci and trying to look small, or arguing about a leaky faucet in terms that demonstrate her knowledge of plumbing. Mona Lisa is also a first-rate auto mechanic, which comes in handy in the untying of the knotted story." For her performance, Tomei was named Best Supporting Actress at the 1993 Academy Awards, prevailing over Miranda Richardson, Joan Plowright, Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave and Judy Davis. American film critic Rex Reed created controversy (and a minor Hollywood myth) when he suggested that Jack Palance had announced the wrong name after opening the envelope. While this allegation was repeatedly disproved – even the Academy officially denied it – Tomei called the story "extremely hurtful". A Price Waterhouse accountant explained that if such an event had occurred, "we have an agreement with the Academy that one of us would step on stage, introduce ourselves, and say the presenter misspoke." This was borne out by the events at the 2017 Oscars, when La La Land was first announced as the Best Picture winner based on an error in handling the award cards and the real winner was announced shortly thereafter as Moonlight. After her Oscar win, Tomei appeared as silent film star Mabel Normand in the film Chaplin, with her then-boyfriend Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr. playing the title character. The following year, she starred in the romantic drama Untamed Heart
Untamed Heart with Christian Slater, for which they won the MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss. Tomei had won the previous year for Best Breakthrough Performance for My Cousin Vinny. The following year, Tomei appeared alongside Downey again in the romantic comedy Only You. She then appeared in Nick Cassavetes's Unhook the Stars. Of Tomei's performance, The New York Times
The New York Times wrote, "Ms. Tomei is equally fine as Mildred's younger, hot-tempered neighbor, whose raw working-class feistiness and bluntly profane vocabulary initially repel the genteel older woman." She received her first Screen Actor's Guild award nomination for Outstanding Female Supporting Actor for her performance. In 1998, she received an American Comedy Award nomination for Funniest Supporting Actress for Tamara Jenkins's cult film Slums of Beverly Hills. The independent film was well received by critics and the public. The New York Times
The New York Times writes, "Jenkins makes the most of an especially ingratiating cast, with Ms. Tomei very charming and funny as Rita" while another critic states Tomei is "spunky and sexy... more subdued than she usually is". Tomei spent several years away from high-profile roles and major motion pictures in the late 1990s, before rising again to prominence in the early 2000s. During the 1990s, Tomei made several television appearances. In 1996, she made a guest appearance on the sitcom Seinfeld, playing herself in the two-part episode "The Cadillac". In the episode, George Costanza attempts to get a date with her through a friend of Elaine Benes'. She also made an appearance on The Simpsons
The Simpsons as movie star Sara Sloane, who falls in love with Ned Flanders. Former Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live cast member Jay Mohr
Jay Mohr wrote in his book Gasping for Airtime that, as guest host in October 1994, Tomei insisted that a proposed sketch, "Good Morning Brooklyn", not be used because she did not like the idea of being stereotyped; that stand displeased the writers and performers, given the show's penchant for satirizing celebrities. Tomei did parody her role from My Cousin Vinny, which had considerable Brooklyn
Brooklyn influence, in a skit (out of several recurring) spoofing the 1995 O.J. Simpson murder trial.
2000s; In the Bedroom, The Wrestler and other dramatic acclaim
Tomei appeared in the 2000 film What Women Want, which was a
commercial success, and had a supporting role in the romantic comedy
Someone Like You. In 2001, Tomei appeared in Todd Field's Best Picture
nominee In the Bedroom, earning several awards including a ShoWest
Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2002. Variety wrote, "Tomei is
winning in what is surely her most naturalistic and unaffected
The New York Times
The New York Times writer Stephen Holden exclaimed, "Ms. Tomei's ruined, sorrowful Natalie is easily her finest screen role." In the Bedroom
In the Bedroom earned Tomei a second Academy Award
Academy Award nomination and her first Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Tomei also shared a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Cast. In 2002, she appeared in the Bollywood-inspired film The Guru and voiced the role of Bree Blackburn, the main antagonist in the animated feature film The Wild Thornberrys Movie.
Tomei at the first inauguration of Barack Obama, January 2009
In 2003, Tomei appeared in one of her biggest commercial hits, Anger
Management. The following year, she appeared in the film Alfie based
on the 1966 British film of the same name. In 2005, she was featured
in an ad campaign for
Hanes with the slogan "Look who we've got our Hanes
Hanes on now", featuring various other celebrities including Michael Jordan, Jennifer Love Hewitt, and Matthew Perry. In 2006, Tomei had a recurring role on Rescue Me, playing Johnny Gavin's ex-wife Angie. She won a Gracie Allen Award for Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her work in the four episodes in which she appeared. The following year, she appeared in the comedy Wild Hogs. The film was the 13th-highest-grossing movie of 2007 ($168,273,550 domestic box office). She also starred in the Sidney Lumet-directed Before the Devil Knows You're Dead. The film was released to critical acclaim. In 2008, Tomei played Cassidy/Pam, a struggling stripper, in the Darren Aronofsky
Darren Aronofsky film The Wrestler. She appeared in several nude dance numbers in the film. On working with Tomei, Aronofsky said, "This role shows how courageous and brave Marisa is. And ultimately she's really sexy. We knew nudity was a big part of the picture, and she wanted to be that exposed and vulnerable." Numerous critics heralded this performance as a standout in her career. The Hollywood Reporter wrote, "Tomei delivers one of her most arresting performances, again without any trace of vanity." Ty Burr of The Boston Globe wrote, "Tomei gives a brave and scrupulously honest performance, one that's most naked when Pam has her clothes on." Variety exclaimed, "Tomei is in top, emotionally forthright form as she charts a life passage similar to Ram's." For her performance she was nominated for her first BAFTA, second Golden Globe
Golden Globe and third Academy Award
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. In 2009, Tomei recorded the role of Mary Magdalene
Mary Magdalene in Thomas Nelson's audio Bible production The Word of Promise. Tomei was number 18 on the 2009 FHM list of "100 Sexiest Females in the world".
2010s; Marvel Cinematic Universe, guest hosting and proposed
In 2010, Tomei appeared in Cyrus, a comedy-drama co-starring John C.
Reilly and Jonah Hill. Tomei hosted the 2011 Scientific
and Technical Awards, which was followed by an appearance at the 83rd
Academy Awards. She starred in the mystery suspense film
The Lincoln Lawyer. She also appeared in Salvation Boulevard, which
premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. Tomei's other 2011 films
Crazy, Stupid, Love
Crazy, Stupid, Love and the George Clooney
George Clooney film The Ides of March. She is in talks to star in the indie comedy Married and Cheating. In an interview, Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga stated that she would want Tomei to portray her in a film about the singer. Tomei responded, "I was thrilled when I heard. I love her. I love her music. And she's an awesome businesswoman. So I was so touched, really. I think it's incredible that she likes my work and that she'd think of me." Tomei was featured in the second episode of the third season of NBC's Who Do You Think You Are?, on February 10, 2012. In the episode, she traveled to Tuscany
Tuscany and to the island of Elba to uncover the truth about the 100-year-old murder of her great-grandfather, Francesco Leopoldo Bianchi. In 2018, Tomei played the role of Dr. May Updale in The First Purge. She portrays Aunt May
Aunt May in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, appearing in Captain America: Civil War (2016), Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Avengers: Endgame (2019), and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019).
Personal life Between 2008 and 2012, Tomei was in a relationship with actor Logan Marshall-Green. They were rumored to be engaged, but a representative for Tomei denied this. Tomei said in 2009, "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."
1984 The Flamingo Kid Mandy
The Toxic Avenger Health Club Girl Uncredited
1986 Playing for Keeps Tracy
1991 Oscar Lisa Provolone
1992 My Cousin Vinny Mona Lisa Vito Oscar-winning role
Equinox Rosie Rivers
Chaplin Mabel Normand
1993 Untamed Heart Caroline
1994 Only You Faith Corvatch
The Paper Martha Hackett
1995 The Perez Family Dorita Evita Perez
Four Rooms Margaret
1996 Unhook the Stars Monica Warren
1997 A Brother's Kiss Missy
Welcome to Sarajevo Nina
1998 Slums of Beverly Hills Rita Abromowitz
2000 Happy Accidents Ruby Weaver
The Watcher Dr. Polly Beilman
What Women Want Lola
King of the Jungle Det. Costello
Dirk and Betty Paris
In the Bedroom
Academy Award nomination
Someone Like You Liz
2002 The Wild Thornberrys Movie Bree Blackburn Voice role
Just a Kiss Paula
The Guru Lexi
2003 Anger Management Linda
2004 Alfie Julie
2005 Loverboy Sybil Hamilton
Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing and Charm School Meredith Morrison
2006 Danika Danika Merrick
2007 Grace Is Gone Woman at Pool
Wild Hogs Maggie
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Gina Hanson
2008 War, Inc. Natalie Hegalhuzen
Cassidy / Pam
Academy Award nomination
2010 Cyrus Molly Fawcett
2011 The Lincoln Lawyer Maggie McPherson
Salvation Boulevard Honey Foster
Crazy, Stupid, Love Kate Tafferty
The Ides of March Ida Horowicz
2012 Inescapable Fatima
Parental Guidance Alice Simmons
2014 Love Is Strange Kate Hull
The Rewrite Holly Carpenter
Loitering with Intent Gigi
2015 Spare Parts Gwen Kolinsky
Trainwreck The Dog Owner
Love the Coopers Emma
The Big Short Cynthia Baum
2016 Captain America: Civil War May Parker
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming
Laboratory Conditions Emma Holloway Short
2018 After Everything Dr. Lisa Harden
The First Purge Dr. May Updale
Dark Was the Night Margaret Lang
2019 Avengers: Endgame May Parker Cameo
Spider-Man: Far From Home May Parker
Human Capital Carrie
2020 King of Staten Island Margie Post-production
As the World Turns
ABC Afterschool Special
Episode: "Supermom's Daughter"
A Different World
Saturday Night Live
Episode: "Marisa Tomei/Bonnie Raitt"
Episode: "The Cadillac"
Since You've Been Gone
My Own Country
Evie Webster Josephson
Episode: "Franklin Plants a Tree/Franklin the Hero"
Sara Sloane (voice)
Episode: "A Star Is Born Again"
The Rich Inner Life of Penelope Cloud
Comedy Bang! Bang!
Episode: "Ed Helms Wears A Grey Shirt & Brown Boots"
The Handmaid's Tale
Live in Front of a Studio Audience
Episode: “Norman Lear's All in the Family and The Jeffersons”
1986: Daughters as Cetta (Off-Broadway)
1987: Beirut as Blue (Off-Broadway)
1989: What The Butler Saw as Geraldine Barclay
The Comedy of Errors
The Comedy of Errors as Adriana (Delacorte Theater, Central Park, New York City) 1994: Slavs!
Slavs! as Katherine Serafima Gleb (Off-Broadway) 1996: Dark Rapture by Eric Overmeyer as Julie (Off-Broadway) 1996: Demonology as Gina (Off-Broadway) 1998: Wait Until Dark
Wait Until Dark as Susy Hendrix (Broadway) 2003: Salomé as Salome (Broadway) 2008: Top Girls as Isabella Bird/Joyce/Mrs. Kidd (Broadway) 2011: Marie and Bruce as Marie (Off-Broadway) 2014: The Realistic Joneses as Pony Jones (Broadway) 2016: The Rose Tattoo
The Rose Tattoo as Serafina Delle Rose (Williamstown Theatre Festival) 2017: How to Transcend a Happy Marriage by Sarah Ruhl (Off-Broadway) 2019: The Rose Tattoo
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Year Association Category Work Result
1992 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress My Cousin Vinny Won
MTV Movie Awards Best Breakthrough Performance Won
Chicago Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Nominated
1993 MTV Movie Awards MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss (shared with Christian Slater) Untamed Heart Won
1996 Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role Unhook the Stars Nominated
1997 Daytime Emmy Award Outstanding Service Show Host Marisa Tomei's Salute to Shirley Temple Nominated
1998 American Comedy Awards Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture Slums of Beverly Hills Nominated
Teen Choice Awards Funniest Scene (shared with Natasha Lyonne) Nominated
2000 Satellite Awards Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy What Women Want Nominated
2001 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress In The Bedroom Nominated
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Won
Southeastern Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Won
Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Supporting Actress Runner-up
Critics' Choice Movie Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Chicago Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Golden Globe Awards Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Nominated
Online Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Satellite Awards Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Drama Nominated
Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Nominated
2006 Gracie Allen Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress Rescue Me Won
2007 Gotham Award Best Ensemble Cast Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Won
Independent Spirit Award Best Supporting Female Nominated
2008 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress The Wrestler Nominated
Central Ohio Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Won
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress (3rd place) Won
Detroit Film Critics Society Detroit Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress Won
Florida Film Critics Circle Best Supporting Actress Won
Hollywood Film Festival Supporting Actress of the Year Won
Las Vegas Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Won
Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Best Supporting Actress Won
Online Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Won
Phoenix Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Won
San Diego Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Won
San Francisco Film Critics Circle Best Supporting Actress Won
Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
BAFTA Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
Broadcast Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Golden Globe Awards Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture Nominated
Houston Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Vancouver Film Critics Circle Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2009 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Top Girls Nominated
2010 Satellite Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Cyrus Nominated
2016 Critics' Choice Television Award Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series Empire Nominated
Gold Movie Awards
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Maggie Smith (1978) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep (1979) Mary Steenburgen
Mary Steenburgen (1980) Maureen Stapleton
Maureen Stapleton (1981) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange (1982) Linda Hunt
Linda Hunt (1983) Peggy Ashcroft
Peggy Ashcroft (1984) Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston (1985) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest (1986) Olympia Dukakis
Olympia Dukakis (1987) Geena Davis
Geena Davis (1988) Brenda Fricker
Brenda Fricker (1989) Whoopi Goldberg
Whoopi Goldberg (1990) Mercedes Ruehl
Mercedes Ruehl (1991) Marisa Tomei
Marisa Tomei (1992) Anna Paquin
Anna Paquin (1993) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest (1994) Mira Sorvino
Mira Sorvino (1995) Juliette Binoche
Juliette Binoche (1996) Kim Basinger
Kim Basinger (1997) Judi Dench
Judi Dench (1998) Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie (1999) Marcia Gay Harden
Marcia Gay Harden (2000) 2001–present Jennifer Connelly
Jennifer Connelly (2001) Catherine Zeta-Jones
Catherine Zeta-Jones (2002) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger (2003) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett (2004) Rachel Weisz
Rachel Weisz (2005) Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson (2006) Tilda Swinton
Tilda Swinton (2007) Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz (2008) Mo'Nique
Mo'Nique (2009) Melissa Leo
Melissa Leo (2010) Octavia Spencer
Octavia Spencer (2011) Anne Hathaway
Anne Hathaway (2012) Lupita Nyong'o
Lupita Nyong'o (2013) Patricia Arquette
Patricia Arquette (2014) Alicia Vikander
Alicia Vikander (2015) Viola Davis
Viola Davis (2016) Allison Janney
Allison Janney (2017) Regina King
Regina King (2018)
vteMTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
Edward Furlong (1992) Marisa Tomei
Marisa Tomei (1993) Alicia Silverstone
Alicia Silverstone (1994) Kirsten Dunst
Kirsten Dunst (1995) George Clooney
George Clooney (1996) Matthew McConaughey
Matthew McConaughey (1997) Heather Graham
Heather Graham (1998) James Van Der Beek
James Van Der Beek & Katie Holmes
Katie Holmes (1999) Haley Joel Osment
Haley Joel Osment & Julia Stiles
Julia Stiles (2000) Sean Patrick Thomas & Erika Christensen
Erika Christensen (2001) Orlando Bloom
Orlando Bloom & Mandy Moore
Mandy Moore (2002) Eminem
Eminem & Jennifer Garner
Jennifer Garner (2003) Shawn Ashmore
Shawn Ashmore & Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan (2004) Jon Heder
Jon Heder & Rachel McAdams
Rachel McAdams (2005) Isla Fisher
Isla Fisher (2006) Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith (2007) Zac Efron
Zac Efron (2008) Robert Pattinson
Robert Pattinson & Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale (2009) Anna Kendrick
Anna Kendrick (2010)† Chloë Grace Moretz
Chloë Grace Moretz (2011)† Shailene Woodley
Shailene Woodley (2012) Rebel Wilson
Rebel Wilson (2013) Will Poulter
Will Poulter (2014) Dylan O'Brien
Dylan O'Brien (2015) Daisy Ridley
Daisy Ridley (2016) Daniel Kaluuya
Daniel Kaluuya (2017)‡ Tiffany Haddish
Tiffany Haddish (2018) Noah Centineo (2019) † The Award was re-named Best Breakout Star; ‡ The Award was re-named Next Generation vteMTV Movie Award for Best Kiss Anna Chlumsky
Anna Chlumsky & Macaulay Culkin
Macaulay Culkin in My Girl (1992) Christian Slater
Christian Slater & Marisa Tomei
Marisa Tomei in Untamed Heart
Untamed Heart (1993) Demi Moore
Demi Moore & Woody Harrelson
Woody Harrelson in Indecent Proposal
Indecent Proposal (1994) Jim Carrey
Jim Carrey & Lauren Holly
Lauren Holly in Dumb and Dumber
Dumb and Dumber (1995) Natasha Henstridge
Natasha Henstridge & Anthony Guidera in Species (1996) Will Smith
Will Smith & Vivica A. Fox
Vivica A. Fox in Independence Day (1997) Adam Sandler
Adam Sandler & Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore in The Wedding Singer
The Wedding Singer (1998) Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow & Joseph Fiennes
Joseph Fiennes in Shakespeare in Love
Shakespeare in Love (1999) Sarah Michelle Gellar
Sarah Michelle Gellar & Selma Blair
Selma Blair in Cruel Intentions
Cruel Intentions (2000) Julia Stiles
Julia Stiles & Sean Patrick Thomas in Save the Last Dance
Save the Last Dance (2001) Jason Biggs
Jason Biggs & Seann William Scott
Seann William Scott in American Pie 2
American Pie 2 (2002) Tobey Maguire
Tobey Maguire & Kirsten Dunst
Kirsten Dunst in Spider-Man
Spider-Man (2003) Owen Wilson, Carmen Electra
Carmen Electra & Amy Smart
Amy Smart in Starsky & Hutch (2004) Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling & Rachel McAdams
Rachel McAdams in The Notebook
The Notebook (2005) Heath Ledger
Heath Ledger & Jake Gyllenhaal
Jake Gyllenhaal in Brokeback Mountain
Brokeback Mountain (2006) Will Ferrell
Will Ferrell & Sacha Baron Cohen
Sacha Baron Cohen in Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2007) Briana Evigan
Briana Evigan & Robert Hoffman in Step Up 2: The Streets (2008) Robert Pattinson
Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart in Twilight (2009) Robert Pattinson
Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart in The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2010) Robert Pattinson
Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2011) Robert Pattinson
Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2012) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence & Bradley Cooper
Bradley Cooper in Silver Linings Playbook (2013) Emma Roberts, Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston & Will Poulter
Will Poulter in We're the Millers (2014) Ansel Elgort
Ansel Elgort & Shailene Woodley
Shailene Woodley in The Fault in Our Stars (2015) Rebel Wilson
Rebel Wilson & Adam DeVine
Adam DeVine in Pitch Perfect 2 (2016) Ashton Sanders & Jharrel Jerome
Jharrel Jerome in Moonlight (2017) Nick Robinson & Keiynan Lonsdale
Keiynan Lonsdale in Love, Simon (2018) Noah Centineo & Lana Condor
Lana Condor in To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2019)
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