Mark Ruffalo is an actor, director, screenwriter, and producer. He was born on 22nd November 1967 in Kenosha city of Wisconsin in the United States. He is well known for his role Hulk in the 2012 film The Avengers. He has notable films in which he as starred, the films like Collateral, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and You can count on Me, Just like Heaven, Shutter Island, Zodiac. For his roles in the film, Foxcatcher and Kids are All Right he received an Academy award nomination for best supporting Actor. He won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie and Received Outstanding Lead Actor in Movie nomination for The Normal Heart.
Transformation into a powerful actor
Ruffalo was a happy kid in his childhood. He was amazing and a charismatic person who was a three time wrestling champion in the city high school. He took classes at the Stella Adler Conservatory and Co-founded the Orpheus Theatre Company. He starred minor roles in the films like The Dentist, Ang Lee’s Civil War, Western Ride with the Devil, Safe Men. He starred in the film You can count on Me and received favorable reviews for his performance in his films. He had significant roles in the films XX/XY, In the Cut, My Life without Me, We don’t live here anymore, Eternal sunshine of the spotless Mind.
Mark Ruffalo appeared in the chick flicks such as 13 Going on 30, Rumor Has It, Kane Campion’s, View from the Top, Just Like Heaven. He was nominated as best featured actor in Tony Awards for Awake and Sing. He starred in The Brothers Bloom and Blindness. He was part of the film What doesn’t Kill you which was shown at Toronto Film Festival. He played a brief role in the film Where The Wild Things are. He co-starred in the thriller film Shutter Island. In The Avengers, he played the role of the Hulk for which he received critical acclaims for his performance.
The top 5 films of Mark Ruffalo:
1. Shutter Islands: It is a psychological thriller film. He essayed the role of Chuck Aule and partners Leonardo DI Caprio. They investigate the disappearance of an inmate from the hospital for the mentally insane. His character essays a role that complements that of Leonardo perfectly. He does not miss a beat during the entire movie and pulls of the complex character with ease.
2. Date Night- This comedy from 2010 is a movie about mistaken identity. Ruffalo’s character adds to the delicious chaos created by the situations thrown by the screenplay. He manages to make himself noticed without deviating attention from the lead pair in the movie.
3. The Kids are all right- Released in 2010, he portrays the character of a sperm donor who is forced into a relationship with kids conceived with his help. He plays the character of an individual who is not good at relationships, yet manages to run a successful business. In the movie, he essays the changing dynamics as the scriptwriter intended.
4. Sympathy for Delicious- Directed by Mark, this movie talks of the dynamic between a priest and a paralyzed DJ. Mark also plays the role of the priest who is helping the DJ come to terms with the loss of his mobility. The chemistry between the two characters fills up the screen, making it extremely watchable.
5. Where Wild Things Are- Even when he fades to the background, he makes an impact. This is seen in this movie released in 2009. He plays the role of a boyfriend whose girlfriend’s son creates an imaginary world out of anger towards his mom. He lets the other characters space to tell the story while essaying his role seamlessly.
List of Top 20 films of Mark Ruffalo
1. The Dentist
2. Blood Money
3. The Last Big Thing
4. Safe Men
6. The Last Castle
7. Apartment 12
9. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
10. 13 Going on 30
12. Just Like Heaven
13. Rumor Has It…
14. What Doesn’t Kill You
15. The Brothers Bloom
16. Where the Wild Things Are
17. Sympathy for Delicious
18. The Kids Are All Right
19. Shutter Island
20. Date Night
Upcoming films of Mark Ruffalo 2015-2016
Mark Ruffalo as an actor has grown leaps and bounds. The numbers of characters played by him are a testament to this fact. Check out the list of Upcoming films of Mark Ruffalo
• Avengers: Age of Ultron- 2015
• Spotlight- 2015
• Now You See Me: The Second Act- 2016
This is not the end of list as in coming time this amazing star is going to sign many more movies in 2015-2016 to entertain the audience. Stay tuned with us.