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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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 2016 6 Days (post-production)
 2015 Ad Inexplorata (post-production)
Captain William D. Stanaforth
 2013 Justin and the Knights of Valour
Heraclio (voice)
 2011 The Eagle
 2010 The Secret World of Arrietty
Pod (UK version, voice)
 2008 Good
 2008 RocknRolla
 2008 Flashbacks of a Fool
Mannie Miesel
 2005 Syriana
 2005 Revolver
 2003 It's All About Love
 2002 Heartlands
 2001 Superstition
Antonio Gabrieli
 2001 The Martins
 2001 Hotel
 2001 To End All Wars
Dusty Miller
 1999 Sunshine
István Sors
 1999 Elephant Juice
 1998 Twice Upon a Yesterday
Dave Summers
 1994 Captives
 1993 Century
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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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[on Green Lantern (2011)]: I had to imbue in Sinestro an evil feeling, so the audience could take that journey into what might be in store for them. That's why Sinestro had to have a presence and a potential to be a badass. See more »


Has appeared in two films under the same title: Sunshine (1999) and Sunshine (2007). See more »


Often appears as a calculating, sinister individual who is willing to go against what they were taught for personal gain See more »

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