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Mark Ruffalo


Mark Ruffalo was born in Kenosha, Wisconsin, to Marie Rose (Hebert), a stylist and hairdresser, and Frank Lawrence Ruffalo, a construction painter. His father's ancestry is Italian, and his mother is of half French-Canadian and half Italian descent. Mark moved with his family to Virginia Beach, Virginia, where he lived out most of his teenage ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 25 wins & 70 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2014 The Normal Heart (TV Movie)
Ned Weeks
 2013/II Begin Again
Dan
 2013 Iron Man 3
Bruce Banner (uncredited)
 2011/I Margaret
Maretti
 2008 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary)
Jerry Rubin
- Chicago 10 (2008) ... Jerry Rubin
 2008 Blindness
Doctor
 2002 XX/XY
Coles
 2001 Apartment 12
Alex
 2000/I Committed
T-Bo
 1999/I Ride with the Devil
Alf Bowden
 1999 A Fish in the Bathtub
Joel
 1999 How Does Anyone Get Old? (Short)
Johnnie
 1998 Houdini (TV Movie)
Theo
 1998 54
Ricko
 1998 Safe Men
Frank
 1997 On the 2nd Day of Christmas (TV Movie)
Bert
 1996 The Last Big Thing
Brent Benedict
 1996 Blood Money
Attorney
 1994 Due South (TV Series)
Vinnie Webber
- A Cop, a Mountie, and a Baby (1994) ... Vinnie Webber
 1994 There Goes My Baby
J.D.
 1993 A Song for You
Gus Davison
 1992 Rough Trade (Short)
Hank
 1989 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Michael Dunne
- American Nuclear (1989) ... Michael Dunne
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Other Works:

Played in "Betrayal by Everyone" - Festival of One Acts, Met Theatre, Los Angeles (1993). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 6 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

The whole experience of getting close to mortality changed my perspective on work. I wasn't enjoying acting before: I felt like I wasn't in charge of my career. I wasn't doing things that made me feel good. I was really bitter, I thought I deserved more, and I wasn't grateful for all the great shit that had happened to me. If you're not grateful, then it's very easy to be an asshole. After the ... See more »

Trivia:

He was diagnosed with a benign brain tumor (more specifically, an acoustic neuroma) in 2002; he subsequently had it removed and is in good health. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays likeable everyman types

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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