Tobey Maguire’s Height, Age, Net Worth & Biography

Tobey Maguire’s height is 5’6” (172 cm).

Certainly, we all remember how Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man series dominated the 2000s for superhero movies. Not to mention, actor Maguire was the exact person who made this possible by portraying the title character. So, how about we learn more about his life?

Tobias Vincent Maguire was born on the 27th of June 1975 in Santa Monica, California, U.S., to the family of Vincent Maguire and Wendy Brown. Maguire’s parents separated when he was just a baby. As a result, he grew up living with his other family members.

Although Maguire was fascinated by the thought of becoming a chef, his mother encouraged him to take drama classes instead. The star had a lot of trouble in school and dropped out of high school before even completing it. Instead, the star pursued an acting career.

Nevertheless, Maguire was granted General Educational Development.

Tobey Maguire Bio

Ironically, Maguire first appeared in 1989’s The Wizard with no lines. After meeting rising star Leonardo DiCaprio at several auditions, he became friends with him. And, the two even mentioned having an informal pact to help each other get parts in their movies and so on.
During Maguire’s career rise, the star got into a hard-partying lifestyle, often causing problems after drinking. However, he was quick to seek help and recover, winning more lead roles in films like Wonder Boys and Pleasantville.

In 2002, Maguire received critical attention after portraying Spider-Man in three movies of the same name. But, the star couldn’t get more films because of script and production complications. Maguire has also lent his voice to animated movies like Cats & Dogs and The Boss Baby.

Full Name

Tobias Vincent Maguire


Tugboat Maguire, Ff tobet


Actor, Film producer

Famous for

Portraying Spider-Man in Sam Raimi’s trilogy of the same name and appearing in other films, such as Ride with the Devil and The Great Gatsby

Date of Birth

June 27, 1975

Age (as of 2023)

47 years


Santa Monica, California, U.S.

Zodiac Sign



Young Actors Space



Father’s Name

Vincent Maguire

Mother’s Name

Wendy Brown


Sara Maguire, Vincent Maguire Jr., Timothy Maguire, Weston Epp, Jopaul Van Epp

Marital Status


Girlfriend Name


Ex-Wife Name

Jennifer Meyer (2007 - 2016)

Friends Name

Leonardo DiCaprio, Lukas Haas




Santa Monica, California, U.S.

Current Address

Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Ruby Sweetheart Maguire, Otis Tobias Maguire


Pickle ball, Skiing, Jigsaw Puzzles


MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss, CinEuphoria Award for Best Actor, Saturn Award for Best Actor, Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actor: Drama/Action-Adventure

Net Worth

$85 Million

Monthly Earning


Physical Measurement & More

Throughout his career, Maguire has lost or gained weight for films many times. In fact, he has been a vegetarian since 1992 and stopped drinking in 1994 to maintain both his mental and physical well being. So, here’s everything you might want to learn about his physical measurements.

Height (approx.)

In centimeters - 172 cm

In meters - 1.72 m

In feet inches - 5’6”

Weight (approx.)

70 kg

Eye Color


Hair Color


Social Media Account Link

Although many fans still love viewing the clips from Maguire’s movies, the star himself hasn’t been active on social media for almost a decade. Moreover, he only has a Twitter and a Facebook account. If you still want to follow him, the links are provided below.




















  • As mentioned before, Maguire actually wanted to be a chef as a kid. But, his mother gave him $100 to take a drama class instead, which piqued his interest in acting.
  • Certainly, superheroes are known for having quite muscular bodies. Hence, Maguire gained over 20 pounds of muscle to play the role of Spider-Man.
  • Speaking of gaining weight, the star has been a strict vegan since the 1990s and also stopped drinking to get his life back on track.
  • Two possible roles Maguire could have played but didn’t were Jake Hoyt from Training Day and Will Turner from Pirates of the Caribbean.
  • “Seabiscuit” was another notable film by Maguire, where the star lost a lot of weight to play his role.
  • Jake Gyllenhaal, widely known as the antagonist Mysterio in the Marvel Universe, almost played Spider-Man 2, as Maguire was suffering from a back condition.
  • Although it’s unfortunate that Maguire couldn’t get more Spider-Man movies, the star believes Spider-Man 3 was a good way to close his chapter.

Commonly Asked Questions About Tobey Maguire

Did Tobey Maguire pass away?

No, Maguire is still alive, living his life to the fullest, not acting but producing films instead.

Why did Tobey get replaced?

Sam Raimi, the director of Spider-Man 3, admitted he was unable to make more storylines with the current characters. As a result, Tobey got replaced by Andrew Garfield in the new Amazing Spider-Man series.

How did Tobey Maguire get so rich?

Maguire has earned plenty from the Spider-Man movies. Whereas his films like Seabiscuit allowed him to make millions and millions of dollars.

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