If it seems that Tomei is accepting gutsier, more demanding roles, it is not a product of, say, experience, or even boredom. May 174: She's naked at her job all the time so she has to be completely comfortable. In a certain way you have to be into it for yourself to make the dance really good. I was intrigued by my part.
I knew that I was flexible so I wanted to use that as much as I could.
Marisa Tomei nude - The Wrestler (2008)
If you are having trouble logging in, please try clearing your browsing data. I went to a lot of clubs and hung out with a lot of dancers and also just watched a lot. 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. Subscribe Today. And, yes, in her new filmThe Wrestlerdirected by Darren Aronofsky, her first scene has her giving Mickey Rourke a lap dance.