Marisa Tomei is making a foray into TV producing with a first-look development deal at HBO. Under the one-year pact, the Oscar-winning actress will develop, produce and possibly star in projects for the pay cable network.
Tomei, who once again was courted for pilots this season, recently made her feature producing debut with Loitering With Intent, which she produced alongside Lars Knudsen and Jay Van Hoy of Parts And Labor and in which she stars opposite Sam Rockwell.
Tomei, repped by Untitled Entertainment, CAA and Jackoway Tyerman, can be seen in Ira Sachs’ Love Is Strange, nominated for 4 Independent Spirit Awards, as well as The Rewrite, opposite Hugh Grant. She is in production on Love, the Coopers alongside Diane Keaton and Olivia Wilde, and has a cameo role in Judd Apatow’s upcoming film, Trainwreck.