Mark Ruffalo

Born Nov 22, 1967

Mark Alan Ruffalo is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. Best known for his role as the Marvel Comics character Bruce Banner / The Hulk in Marvel's The Avengers (2012), he has also starred in films such as You Can Count on Me (2000), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Just Like Heaven (2005), Zodiac (2007), and Shutter Island (2010).… Read More

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1967 Birth Born on November 22, 1967.


2000 32 Years Old Through a chance meeting with writer Kenneth Lonergan, he began collaborating with Lonergan and appeared in several of his plays, including the original cast of This is Our Youth (1996), which led to Ruffalo's role as Laura Linney's character's brother in Lonergan's Academy Award-nominated 2000 film You Can Count on Me. … Read More
2006 38 Years Old In 2006, Ruffalo starred in Clifford Odets' Awake and Sing! at the Belasco Theatre in New York, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play.
2007 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2007, he appeared in Zodiac as SFPD homicide inspector Dave Toschi, who ran the investigation to find and apprehend the Zodiac killer from 1969 through most of the 1970s.


2008 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008, Ruffalo starred as a con man in The Brothers Bloom with Adrien Brody and Rachel Weisz and co-starred with Julianne Moore in Blindness. 2008 also saw Ruffalo in Brian Goodman's What Doesn't Kill You with Ethan Hawke and Amanda Peet, which was shown at the Toronto Film Festival.
2009 41 Years Old In 2009, he played a brief role in the film Where The Wild Things Are as Max's mother's boyfriend.
In 2010, he co-starred in the Martin Scorsese thriller Shutter Island as U.S. Marshal Chuck Aule, the partner of Leonardo DiCaprio's character Teddy Daniels.
2014 46 Years Old In 2014 Ruffalo spoke out against Israel's Operation Protective Edge, Israel's 7-week war against Hamas, tweeting "Israel destroys el-Wafa hospital as staff evacuates all patients". … Read More
2016 48 Years Old In 2016, Ruffalo narrated and produced 'Dear President Obama: The Clean Energy Revolution is Now', a documentary by director Jon Bowermaster which looks at President Obama’s environmental tenure and legacy concerning the massive expansion of oil and natural gas drilling.
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