Tobey Maguire( Actor)
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Biography Tobey Maguire
Tobey Maguire (27.06.1979 years)
Undoubtedly, the peak of career, Maguire has a long-awaited screen version of comic book about "Spider-Man", which has grown the whole of America. Tape has become a real blockbuster in the first weekend grossed a record $ 110 million dollars (the best start in the history of cinema), almost for the first three or four days' pay for your rental giant Budget ($ 139 million dollars).
Tobey Maguire was born June 27, 1975 in Santa Monica, California, USA. His parents - 18-year-old mother Wendy, who worked as a secretary and a 20-year-old father, Vincent, moonlighting as a cook at the time of birth of her son was not even married. However, over the next two years they managed and get married and divorced, engaged in raising a child in the future at a time, because of what Toby periodically shook between California, Oregon and Washington. Actor himself remembers: "We perezzhali back and forth like crazy. I lived with my mother that something with my dad, then with her mother and her sister, then with his father and his mother, a mother and her sister, father and his brother, mother and her boyfriend, father, and his wife. It was a crazy time. "
. Addiction to the cinema was transmitted Toby together with genes - his mother all his life wanted to become an actress, . and, . failing to realize his dream, . decided to encourage his son to go on this path - as Toby says, . once, . when he was 12 years old, . She even offered him $ 100 just for, . that he went to acting classes instead of entering an economic school:,
. His acting career began Maguire, like many other young talents, acting in commercials (McDonald's and top box Atari) and speaking extra in small serials
. In 1992, he accidentally managed to get the main role in the television series of the company Fox "Great Scott!", But the show was closed quickly, having lived and 10 weeks - of the 13 filmed episodes were produced on the screen only 6 episodes. A year later the debut of Toby on the big screen - he got a small role in the film The life of this boy / This Boy's Life, . 1993 /, . which also facilitated the ascent of another young star - Leonardo DiCaprio, . fulfilled in him one of the main roles,
. In addition, the film marked the beginning of friendship between DiCaprio and Maguire, who support the friendly relations and to this day.
Then Toby auditioned for the role in the movie Empire Records, but was taken by producers only a cameo role. He dropped out of the project before the end of filming, and all the scenes involving him were cut from the final version of the film. Remembering those times, Toby said that going through a rather difficult period - after leaving the picture then for several months did not even try to any other roles:
. Maguire returned to the screen, playing in a television short film "Duke Of Groove", which then was even nominated for an Oscar, adding to the record of the actor more weight
. Then followed the main role in an invisible film "Joyride", as well as supporting roles in "Reviewing Harry" / Deconstructing Harry, 1997 / Woody Allen and "The Ice Storm" / The Ice Storm, 1997 / directed by Ang Lee. In addition, in 1998, Toby was lit in a small role in an insane Ribbon Terry Dzhillima "Fear and Loathing in Las - Vegas" / Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, 1998 /, playing a blond companion protagonists. The actor himself says that he was happy to play in this cult tape with Johnny Depp and Benicio Del Toro, and for this role, even agreed to a haircut on lyso (in the movie on it a wig) and lighten her eyebrows.
. Perhaps, . Maguire became the first success of his duet with another young Hollywood star - Reese Witherspoon in the comedy "Pleasantville" / Pleasantville, . 1998 /, . tells of two teenagers, . accidentally moved from the 90's in black and white TV series 50-s period.,
. In 1998 Toby starred with contradictory, . never released to U.S. movie screens Cafe Dons Plum "/ Don's Plum / - as a result of the trial, . initiated by Maguire and DiCaprio, . also starred in the film, . a verdict, . prohibiting the display of paintings in the United States and Canada,
. The young actors have argued that the director agreed R.D. Robbie to play in this movie, . when anticipated, . it will be a little short movie, . and when the film was released in its final form, . They protested against his release on the big screen, . motivated by the fact, . that some of their sayings in the movie (the whole band is a relaxed conversation about the life of young people, . sex, . drugs, etc.) can spoil the image of the actors.,
. The next two years were more successful for Maguire - he starred in another film directed by Ang Lee "The pursuit of" / Ride with the Devil, . 1999 / and made in the title role in "The Cider House Rules" / The Cider House Rules, . 1999 /, . became one of the most remarkable films of the year - 7 Academy Award nominations, . including for best film, . have resulted in two victories - for the "best scenario" and "for Best Supporting Actor (Michael Caine).,
. In 2000 Toby starred in one of the main roles (along with Michael Douglas, Robert Downey Jr.
. and Katie Holmes) in the film by Curtis Hudson "Geeks" / Wonder Boys, 2000, where he played a gifted young writer, who with the help of his teacher gradually finds his place in life and use his talent.
. Undoubtedly, the peak of career, Maguire has a long-awaited screen version of comic book about "Spider-Man", which has grown the whole of America
. Tape has become a real blockbuster in the first weekend grossed a record $ 110 million dollars (the best start in the history of cinema), almost for the first three or four days' pay for your rental giant Budget ($ 139 million dollars). So over the next several years for career Toby, do not worry - with him already signed a contract for shooting two sequels Spiderman, the yield on the screens are tentatively scheduled for 2004-2006.