- Birthday1st Jan, 70
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusMarried
Tobey Maguire is quite a popular guy in the industry. Post his role in the Michael Douglas-starrer Wonder Boys as his student, he took up the project Spiderman as the title role donning the mask of the avenger. This Spiderman series pushed him to stardom where he got absolute recognition for his performances. He went on reprising the roles of Peter Parker aka Spidey in the next two sequels. Apart from the super hero avatar, he has also worked in the well-known flick Seabiscuit, where he portrayed the role of a jockey named Red Pollar.
Tobey Maguire gained much popularity and attention after his Spidey act in the Spider-man series. He earned an approximate $17.5 million from what could be the the most costly movie that Tobey has ever worked in, the blockbuster Spider-man 2. Moreover, he also received 5% of the earned profits at the end for the movie. Well, the next movie of the series also earned him another $15 million apart from 7.5% back-end. In fact, his notable performance in the Tom Hanks-starrer Seabiscuit was one of the factors that led to the movie’s success. This movie had fetched him around $12 million.
Maguire spends most of his income in purchasing assets and by dabbling in the real estate business. He has been successful in creating a bit more comfortable or rather luxurious lifestyle than anyone could have ever wished for using his vast wealth. He is quite fond of vacations and therefore, a part of his earning is spent on outings and conveyance. He regards his vacations/outings to be an integral part of his life which actually helps him in spending quality time with his family apart from taking a chill-pill after heavy schedules of shootings here and there. Tobey is a vegetarian since 1992 while he turned into vegan in the year 2009. He is known for changing his diet according to the movie roles he is playing. He reduced his calorie content for Seabiscuit while pumped up his weight for Spider-man 2.
Apart from all these, he met his spouse Jennifer Meyer in the year 2003 and got engaged to her in April 2006. A baby girl was born to the couple in the year 2006 whom they named Ruby Sweetheart Maguire. Later in the year 2009 on September 3, they got married in Kona, Hawaii. Lastly, their second child Otis was born in the year 2009.
Family & relationships
The actor loves to drive around in his black $95,000 Mercedes-Benz S400 car. It uses a hybrid gasoline-electric engine and is the first mass produced vehicle to use a lithium-ion battery. The 3500cc V6 petrol engine delivers a power of 275 HP and is well backed up by a 20 HP electric motor. The SUV uses a 7-speed automatic transmission system. The petrol engine switches off and the electric motor kicks in when the speed dips below 9 miles/hour helping to conserve energy. The interiors are quite spacious and upholstered in high-end leather. Superb pickup makes the car zoom to 100km/hour from zero in 7.2 seconds.
Tobey Maguire was seen holidaying and snorkeling in Hawaii with his childhood best friend, Leonardo Di Caprio. Bearded Leonardo and clean-shaven Tobey headed for this beautiful island swoon after finishing shoot for their latest flick The Great Gatsby, which is directed by Baz Luhrmann, and is scheduled for a Christmas 2012 release.
Location: popularly referred to as "Big Island", Hawaii is located in the northern side of Pacific Ocean. It is the largest island in United States.
Accommodation: One of the most widely visited islands in USA, Hawaii offers plenty of accommodation options. However, some of the best 5-star accommodation options include Wailea beach villas (Maui), Hilton waikoloa village (Waikoloa), Ritz Carlton (Kapalua), Fairmont kea lani resort (Wailea Maui), Moana Surfrider resort (Honolulu), Ho'olei at Grand Wailea (Maui), Halekulani (Honolulu), Travaasa (Hana), and The Royal Hawaiian (Honolulu).
Main Attractions: United States most popular destination, Hawaii not only attracts a wide number of international celebrities but also those who loves adventure water sports. It is the surfers' paradise. Be it kite surfing, scuba diving, skiing, kayaking, or water motor bikes, plenty of ater sports options are available. Beach volleyball and soccer are popular among teenage tourists. Also, there are some fine golf courses.
And, those who love driving vehicles, they can try out quad biking and karting. There are plenty of attractions and landmarks available in Hawaii Island, which includes Akaka Falls (422 ft tall), Nani Mau gardens, tropical botanical garden, Pana'ewa rainforest zoo, train museum, Pacific tsunami museum, Onizuka Center for international astronomy, rainbow falls state park, Mauna Kea observatories, Waipiʻo Valley, and Huliheʻe Palace.
Enjoying with Leonardo
Childhood friends together
Enjoying water sports
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Apple iPod Headphones
Maguire uses Apple iPod earphones and is frequently seen carrying them. With its sleek design, comfortable fit and excellent quality, they are the perfect alternative headphones. The iPod headphones are compatible with all iPod models and fit easily in the ears.
Oliver Peoples Victory Sunglasses
While shopping, the actor was snapped donning these designer shades which has been conceptualized by renowned designers Larry and Dennis Leight and features gold square frames, and the green polarized lenses makes it look awesome. It also offers 100% protection from UV rays and are available in wide variety of colors.
The actor best known as Peter Parker/Spider-Man loves using Blackberry Curve smartphone, which is the newest model in the Blackberry Curve series. With features like a QWERTY keypad, 3.2 megapixel camera with video recording, email integration, Wi-Fi, internet faxing, web browsing and many other wireless information services, this smartphone is one of the best phone available in its segment.
Tobey was spotted wearing black colored Nike sports shoes while enjoying a walk with his loving family. Ideal for running, the padded shoes are lined with shock absorbers which minimize the chances of injuring the feet while exercising.