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British actor Mark Strong, who played Jim Prideaux in the 2011 remake of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), is often cast as cold, calculating villains. But before he became a famous actor, he intended to pursue a career in law. Strong was born Marco Giuseppe Salussolia in London, England, to an Austrian mother and an Italian father. His father left... See full bio »

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 2015 Grimsby (filming)
 2014 Ad Inexplorata (post-production)
Captain William D. Stanaforth
 2014 Jaguar: Rendezvous (Short)
 2013 Anna
John
 2013 Justin and the Knights of Valour
Heraclio (voice)
 2012 Zero Dark Thirty
George
 2011 The Eagle
Guern
 2010 The Secret World of Arrietty
Pod (UK version, voice)
 2009 The Odds (Short)
 2008 Good
Bouhler
 2008 RocknRolla
Archy
 2008 Flashbacks of a Fool
Mannie Miesel
 2005 Syriana
Mussawi
 2005 Revolver
Sorter
 2003 Some Place Safe (Short)
Dad
 2003 It's All About Love
Arthur
 2002 Heartlands
Ian
 2001 Superstition
Antonio Gabrieli
 2001 The Martins
Doug
 2001 Hotel
Ferdinand
 2001 To End All Wars
Dusty Miller
 1999 Sunshine
István Sors
 1999 Elephant Juice
Frank
 1998 Twice Upon a Yesterday
Dave Summers
 1994 Captives
Kenny
 1993 Century
Policeman
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Other Works:

"The Futile Palace" at London's Royal Court Theatre. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

On his character "Prince Septimus" in Stardust (2007)... From "Good Omens: The Making of StarDust" on StarDust DVD ... (Contains spoiler for movie):

I was able to do pretty much most of my fighting scenes in this movie. The difficulty obviously is, it's one thing being able to do fighting, but it's another thing doing it with your eyes closed while you're slumped over and you can't see your ... See more »

Trivia:

He got down to the last two spots for the role of "Anton Chigurh" in No Country for Old Men (2007).

Originally turned down Body of Lies (2008) because his wife was pregnant with their second child. See more »

Trademark:

Appears in films by Guy Ritchie and Matthew Vaughn (both filmmakers are close friends). See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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