Tomei has starred on Broadway in Salome and Wait Until Dark. Her stage credits also include We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay!, Waiting for Lefty, Rocket to the Moon, Design for Living, and Oh The Humanity and Other Good Intentions. She received the Academy Award for her work in My Cousin Vinny.
As previously reported, she will also be among the presenters at the Oscars ceremony on February 27.