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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 & 73 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013/II Begin Again
 2013 Iron Man 3
Bruce Banner (uncredited)
 2011/I Margaret
 2008 Blindness
 2002 XX/XY
 2001 Apartment 12
 2000/I Committed
 1999/I Ride with the Devil
Alf Bowden
 1999 A Fish in the Bathtub
 1998 54
 1998 Safe Men
 1996 The Last Big Thing
Brent Benedict
 1996 Blood Money
 1994 There Goes My Baby
 1993 A Song for You
Gus Davison
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Played Vladimir in a revival of Samuel Beckett's "Waiting for Godot" (benefit performances) - Page 93 Theatre Company, Los Angeles (2002). See more »

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

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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My thinking at the time was, "Aren't we at the place in our culture where a gay man should be playing this part?" And Ryan Murphy said, "That's the antithesis of what this movie is about. It doesn't matter what your sexual preference is. It matters what actor I think should play this part." See more »


Is a vegetarian. See more »


Frequently plays likeable everyman types

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