Tobey Maguire is an American actor and a film producer. He is best known for his role as ‘Spider-Man’ in the ‘Spider-Man’ film trilogy from 2002 to 2007. Tobey is one of the most recognized faces of Hollywood. He appeared in several iconic movies like The Good German, The Great Gatsby, and brothers. He also has a production company named Material pictures.
Social Media Stats
Full / Real Name
Tobias Vincent Maguire | Tobey Maguire
|His role as Peter Parker / Spider-Man in the Spider-Man trilogy (2002–2007)|
Actor and Film Producer
Date of Birth
June 27, 1975
46 Years (As of 2021)
Santa Monica, California, United States
Puerto Rican Americans, Irish Americans, Austrian Americans
Santa Monica, California, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
University or College
School drops out
Morphology of Tobey Maguire
71 Kgs | 155 lbs
173 cms | 1.63 mtrs | 5’8”
Chest: 41 inches | Waist: 31 inches | Biceps: 14 inches
9 US (39 EU)
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Personal Life and Relationships
Tobey Maguire born Tobias Vincent Maguire was born in Santa Monica, California, on June 27, 1975. His mother Wendy was a secretary turned screenwriter and film producer, and his father Vincent Maguire was a construction worker, and cook. He has four half-brothers. His parents were unmarried at the time of his birth, the two married and subsequently divorced when Tobey was two.
Tobey spent much of his childhood moving from one city to another and residing with either of his parents and family members. Tobey dropped out of his school and didn’t attend college. Instead, he pursued an acting career and by 2000 he had obtained his GED.
Tobey married Jennifer Meyer in 2007. The couple has two children together, 1 son and 1 daughter. The two got divorced in 2017
Wendy (née Brown)
Affairs or Girlfriend
Jennifer Meyer (2007-2017)
Otis Tobias Maguire
Ruby Sweetheart Maguire
Career Path of Tobey Maguire
Tobey initially started off his career as a TV actor in bit-part roles in series like ‘Roseanne’ and ‘Blossom. His first appearance in a film was in a nonspeaking minor role in the film ‘The Wizard’ in 1989. In 1993, Tobey Maguire was cast in the film ‘This Boy’s Life’ alongside Robert De Niro and Leonardo di Caprio. After this Tobey appeared in a couple of films but they failed to provide him the success.
Tobey got the biggest break in his career in the year 2002 when he was cast in the role of Spider-Man in the eponymous movie. The movie was hugely successful and led to two sequels – ‘Spider-Man 2’ and ‘Spider-Man 3 in 2004 and 2007, respectively. All three films recorded the highest collections in the years in which they were released, and Maguire’s acting skills were praised by critics. After the success of the Spider-Man trilogy, he went on to star in numerous successful films.
In 2002, Tobey Maguire became a producer with the film ‘25th Hour’ and went on to produce two other films titles ‘Whatever We Do’ (2003) and ‘Seabiscuit’ (2004).
Career and Financial Stats
Awards and Achievements
The Wizard (1989 feature film)
$ 100 million approx
Acting and Production
Famous Movies and TV shows
Tobey Maguire did his very first commercial for Doritos when he was in eighth grade. He has appeared in several other TV commercials such as McDonald’s (1990), Atari Lynx when he was young. In 2008, he appeared in a “Stand Up to Cancer Dot Org” commercial alongside Keanu Reeves, Morgan Freeman, and Sidney Poitier.
Favorite and Beloved Things
Pasta, Vegetarian Pizza with Broccoli Toppings.
Gambling, Cycling, and Working Out
Interest & Hobbies
Gambling, Traveling and Cycling
Robotech and the original Macross series.
Facts About Tobey Maguire
- Tobey has been a vegan since the early 90s.
- He wanted to be a chef.
- Tobey admitted on a late-night show that he’d never read a comic book and didn’t want to.
- He felt as though Spider-Man 3 was a good way to end things.
- Tobey’s been mistaken for other actors like Jake Gyllenhaal throughout his career.