Mark Strong

Born Aug 30, 1963

Mark Strong is an English actor. He is best known for his roles in films such as RocknRolla, Body of Lies, Syriana, The Young Victoria, Sherlock Holmes, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Kick-Ass, Green Lantern, Robin Hood, and John Carter. He often portrays villains or antagonists.… Read More

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    Post Truth Heroine: Miss Sloane
    Huffington Post - Nov 17, 2016
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    Arthur Miller, Mark Strong, A View From The Bridge
    Huffington Post - Jan 12, 2016
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    On The Culture Front: Jerry Seinfeld, Fiddler On The Roof And More
    Huffington Post - Jan 08, 2016
  • Stage Door: Once Upon A Mattress, A View From The Bridge
    Huffington Post - Dec 14, 2015


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mark Strong.


1963 Birth Born on August 5, 1963.


1996 32 Years Old Strong portrayed the romantic lead, Mr. Knightley, in the 1996 ITV adaptation of Jane Austen's novel Emma.
1997 33 Years Old He then played the role of Steve in the 1997 film adaptation of Nick Hornby's Fever Pitch, opposite Colin Firth.
2003 39 Years Old At the beginning of the 2000s, Strong appeared in Heartlands and in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night at the Donmar Warehouse, for which he was nominated for the 2003 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role. … Read More


2007 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, Strong was one of the final two actors considered for the part of Anton Chigurh in No Country for Old Men; despite the persistence of rumours, he claims he was never offered the part. … Read More
2008 44 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008, he played Nick Calderelli in Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day, Mannie Miesel in Flashbacks of a Fool, Finn in Babylon A.D., Archy in RocknRolla, and Philipp Bouhler in Good.
2010 46 Years Old He went on to work with Ridley Scott for a second time in the 2010 epic adventure film Robin Hood, portraying the antagonist Sir Godfrey. … Read More
2011 47 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, he played Thaal Sinestro, Green Lantern and Hal Jordan's mentor, in the superhero film Green Lantern. … Read More
2012 48 Years Old In November 2012, Strong and Taissa Farmiga were cast as the lead characters John Washington and Anna Greene in Mindscape, produced by Jaume Collet-Serra, the feature-length directorial debut of Jorge Dorado. … Read More


2014 50 Years Old Jaguar Cars produced an advertisement in 2014, initially shown during Super Bowl XLVIII and later online and on television, featuring Strong alongside fellow British actors Ben Kingsley and Tom Hiddleston. … Read More
2015 51 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, Strong won the Olivier Award for Best Actor for his role in A View from the Bridge, which he starred in as Eddie Carbone at the Young Vic. … Read More
2016 52 Years Old In 2016, he starred in the spy action comedy Grimsby, about a British black-ops spy (Strong) whose idiotic brother (Sacha Baron Cohen) is an English football hooligan.
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