Tobey Maguire

Born Sep 11, 2001

Tobias Vincent "Tobey" Maguire is an American actor and producer. He began his career in the late 1980s. While perhaps best known for his role as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man film trilogy (2002–2007), he has also appeared in films such as Pleasantville (1998), Ride with the Devil (1999), The Cider House Rules (1999), Wonder Boys (2000), Seabiscuit (2003), The Good German (2006), Tropic Thunder (2008), and Brothers (2009).… Read More

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1975 Birth Born on June 27, 1975.


1989 14 Years Old Maguire's first appearance in a feature film was in 1989's The Wizard. … Read More


1995 20 Years Old …  In 1995, he requested director Allan Moyle to release him from his part in the movie Empire Records. … Read More
1997 22 Years Old As part of his recovery from alcoholism and learning to deal with his self-described "addictive and compulsive nature", Maguire changed his career path slightly in order to obtain roles where he and DiCaprio would not always be in competition for the same part, and the move paid off when he got the role of Paul Hood, a teenage boarding school student whose narration anchors the action, in Ang Lee's 1997 film, The Ice Storm. … Read More
1998 23 Years Old In the 1998 film Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas he portrayed a hitchhiker who meets Raoul Duke and Dr. Gonzo during their drive to Las Vegas. … Read More
2001 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001, Maguire took a role that featured his youthful-sounding voice, a beagle puppy named Lou, in the family movie Cats & Dogs. … Read More
2003 28 Years Old Maguire met jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer in 2003 while he was shooting the movie Seabiscuit at Universal Studios, and became engaged in April 2006. Their daughter Ruby Sweetheart Maguire was born on November 10, 2006. Ruby's middle name comes from a childhood nickname of Meyer's given to her by her grandmother, who died a few months before Ruby's birth. The couple married on September 3, 2007, in Kona, Hawaii.
2004 29 Years Old In 2004, he took up tournament poker. … Read More


2005 - 2007 2 More Events
2008 33 Years Old In 2008, he made a cameo appearance in the action comedy film Tropic Thunder as a gay 18th century monk with his eye on Father O'Malley (Kirk Lazarus, the character played by Robert Downey, Jr. in Tropic Thunder) in the faux trailer for Satan's Alley. … Read More
2009 34 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, he starred alongside Jake Gyllenhaal and Natalie Portman in the Jim Sheridan-directed war drama Brothers as Sam Cahill, a prisoner of war who returns from Afghanistan and starts believing that his wife has become romantically involved with his brother. … Read More
2014 39 Years Old He next starred in the Edward Zwick-directed biopic Pawn Sacrifice, where he portrayed Bobby Fischer. The film premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, where his performance was widely praised. … Read More


2015 40 Years Old In 2015, a new species of Iranian spider, Filistata maguirei, was named after him in honor of his portrayal of Spider-Man. … Read More
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