|Real Name||Tobias Vincent Maguire|
|Date of Birth||June 27, 1975|
|Occupation||Actor, film producer|
|Net Worth||$75 million|
Tobey Maguire was born on June 27, 1975, in Santa Monica, California. He was two years old when his parents separated. His childhood was marked by numerous moves and dotted schooling. He grew up alongside his mother, secretary, who saved money and encouraged him to take acting lessons. Tobey Maguire wanted to be a cook, just like his father. It is his mother who diverts him from the stove by paying him acting lessons. His baby's face allows him to win advertising contracts and to improve an often-difficult daily life. To gain his independence, he decides to drop out of school to become an actor.
Shortly after, he participated in numerous castings with the young Leonardo DiCaprio both become great friends. Tobey digs out small roles in series (Marshall and Simon, Walker, Texas ranger) then takes his first steps in the cinema with his accomplice Leonardo DiCaprio in the film Secret Wounds by Michael Caton-Jones in 1993. The same year, a family event will slow down its promising beginnings; his father's arrest for bank robbery. The young actor crosses an empty passage and takes refuge in alcohol.
Tobey Maguire married, in September 2007, Jennifer Meyer, daughter of the president of Universal Pictures studios.
The couple has two children; Ruby Sweetheart Maguire (born in November 2006) and Otis Tobias Maguire (born in May 2009).
On October 18, 2016, the couple published a press release announcing their separation.
It is the director Ang Lee who will give him the opportunity by entrusting him, a role in "Ice Storm 1997" with Kevin Kline. His career took off in conjunction with a new way of life (he was registered with Alcoholics Anonymous). He notably runs under the direction of Woody Allen in Deconstructing Harry (1997), gives the reply to Reese Witherspoon in Pleasantville (1998), and is illustrated alongside Michael Douglas in Wonder Boys (2000).
In 2002, it was the year of consecration with the Spider-Man blockbuster which was a huge commercial success. The spider-man earned him the Teen Choice Awards for Best Actor. In 2003, he appeared in the Thoroughbred biopic, the legend of "Seabiscuit 2003". The following year, he resumed the superhero costume for Spider-Man 2, which met with the same critical and commercial success. In 2006, he varied the registers with Steven Soderbergh's "The Good German 2006" alongside George Clooney. He took on the last role of Peter Parker in Spider-Man 3 in 2007 and is experiencing a new slump after the end of the American blockbuster.
Tobey Maguire then turns to darker roles with Brothers (2009) and The Details 2011 in which he plays tortured characters. In 2013, he sealed his reunion with Leonardo DiCaprio on the set of the film "The Great Gatsby 2013" by Baz Luhrman, of which he is the narrator. In 2015, he returned with the Pawn Sacrifice 2014.
Tobey Maguire has devoted himself to his activity as a producer since 2002. He notably produced "25th Hour 2002" of Spike Lee, the musical "Rock of Ages 2012" by Adam Shankman, the television series "The Spoils of Babylon 2014" in which he also plays, and more recently "The 5th Wave 2016" by J. Blakeson (2016).
|Black Reel Awards||2003||Best Film||25th Hour||Nominated|
|CinEuphoria Awards||2011||Best Actor – International Competition||Brothers||Won|
|Empire Awards||2005||Best Actor||Spider-Man 2||Nominated|
|Golden Globe Awards||2010||Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama||Brothers||Nominated|
|Golden Schmoes Awards||2002||Favorite Celebrity of the Year||N/A||Nominated|
|Kid's Choice Awards||2003||Favorite Male Butt Kicker||Spider-Man||Nominated|
|2005||Favorite Movie Actor||Spider-Man 2||Nominated|
|MTV Movie + TV Awards||2003||Best Male Performance||Spider-Man||Nominated|
|Best Kiss (shared with Kirsten Dunst)||Won|
|2005||Best Hero||Spider-Man 2||Nominated|
|2008||Best Fight (shared with James Franco)||Spider-Man 3||Nominated|
|National Movie Awards||2007||Best Performance by a Male||Nominated|
|Online Film & Television Association Awards||2001||Best Supporting Actor||Wonder Boys||Nominated|
|People's Choice Awards||2005||Favorite Male Action Movie Star||Spider-Man 2||Nominated|
|Favorite On-Screen Chemistry (shared with Kirsten Dunst)||Nominated|
|2008||Favorite On-Screen Match-Up (shared with Kirsten Dunst)||Spider-Man 3||Nominated|
|Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards||2001||Best Actor in a Supporting Role||Wonder Boys||Nominated|
|Prism Awards||2010||Performance in a Feature Film||Brothers||Nominated|
|Saturn Awards||1999||Best Younger Actor/Actress||Pleasantville||Won|
|2005||Best Actor||Spider-Man 2||Won|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards||2000||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||The Cider House Rules||Nominated|
|2004||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||Seabiscuit||Nominated|
|SFX Awards||2003||Best SF or Fantasy Film Actor||Spider-Man||Nominated|
|Spike Video Game Awards||2004||Best Performance by a Male||Spider-Man 2||Nominated|
|Teen Choice Awards||2000||Choice Movie Actor||The Cider House Rules||Nominated|
|Choice Movie: Liar||Wonder Boys||Nominated|
|2002||Choice Movie Actor: Drama/Action-Adventure||Spider-Man||Won|
|Choice Movie: Chemistry (shared with Kirsten Dunst)||Nominated|
|Choice Movie: Liplock (shared with Kirsten Dunst)||Won|
|2007||Choice Movie Actor: Action/Adventure||Spider-Man 3||Nominated|
|Choice Movie: Liplock (shared with Kirsten Dunst)||Spider-Man 3||Nominated|
|Choice Movie: Dance||Nominated|
|Choice Movie: Rumble (shared with James Franco, Topher Grace & Thomas Haden Church)||Nominated|
|2010||Choice Movie Actor: Drama||Brothers||Nominated|
|Toronto Film Critics Association Awards||2000||Best Supporting Performance – Male||Wonder Boys||Won|
|Young Artist Awards||1993||Best Young Actor in a New Television Series||Great Scott!||Nominated|