Mark Strong

Mark Strong
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Hair: Dark brown
  • Eyes: Brown / Green
  • Training: Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

Moviegoers have seen Mark in notable collaborations over the years with directors Guy Ritchie, on Sherlock Holmes, RocknRolla, and Revolver; Ridley Scott, on Robin Hood and Body of Lies, for which he received a London Film Critics Circle Award nomination; and Matthew Vaughn, on The Secret Service, Kick-Ass and Stardust.

Mark’s other films include Mortem Tyldum’s The Imitation Game, Jorge Dorado’s Anna, Nae Caranfil’s Closer to the Moon, Eran Creevy’s Welcome to the Punch, Nick Murphy’s Blood Jean-Jacques Annaud’s Black Gold, Andrew Stanton’s John Carter, Tom Alfredson’s Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy with Gary Oldman and Colin Firth, Peter Weir’s The Way Back, with Jim Sturgess; John Michael McDonagh’s The Guard, with Brendan Gleeson and Don Cheadle; Martin Campbell’s Green Lantern, opposite Ryan Reynolds; Jean-Marc Vallée’s The Young Victoria, opposite Emily Blunt; Pete Travis’ Endgame; Vicente Amorim’s Good, with Viggo Mortensen; Danny Boyle’s Sunshine; Stephen Gaghan’s Syrianawith George Clooney; Roman Polanski’s Oliver Twist; Kevin Reynolds’ Tristan + Isolde; Thomas Vinterberg’s It’s All About Love; Mike Figgis’ Hotel; David Evans’ Fever Pitch; István Szabó’s Sunshine (1999); and, also for Focus Features, Bharat Nalluri’s Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day and Kevin Macdonald ’s The Eagle.

For Stage, Mark won Best Actor at the London Critics' Circle Theatre Award and the 2015 Olivier Awards for his portrayal of Eddie Carbone in A View From The Bridge. . He was an Olivier Award nominee for his performance in Sam Mendes’ Donmar Warehouse staging of Twelfth Night (which he played in repertory with Uncle Vanya).