Born in California in 1975, Tobey Maguire was bribed by his mom to take drama class in high school. Shortly after, he dropped out to pursue acting and landed guest spots on TV series like Blossom and Roseanne.
Soon he was starring in leading roles in blockbusters like 1998's Pleasantville, the Spider-Man film series and 2003's Seabiscuit.
Once linked to Spider-Man costar Kirsten Dunst , the actor married jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer in September 2007. Maguire and Meyer have two children: daughter Ruby Sweetheart, born in 2006, and son Otis Tobias, born in 2009.