Mark Ruffalo Biography, Wife, Age, Net Worth, Hulk, Family, Movies, Avengers

Mark Ruffalo Biography, Wife, Age, Net Worth, Hulk, Family, Movies, Avengers



November 22, 1967 


52 Years


Mark Alan Ruffalo


Kenosha, Wisconsin, U.S.




Years active



Sunrise Coigney (m. 2000)



Net Worth

$ 30 million

Mark Ruffalo Biography

Mark Ruffalo is an American actor, producer, screenwriter, and director born November 22, 1967, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He is famous for his roles in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Zodiac, Shutter Island, If It Were True..., Avengers, Now You See Me, and Foxcatcher films.

Mark Ruffalo is from the Stella Adler Conservatory. He later founded his own theater company, the Orpheus Theater Company. Alongside his acting activities, he worked as a bartender, and in 1993 he landed his first film role in the films Rough Trade and There goes my Baby. He then participated in the horror film The Dentist (1996). He thus cumulates the secondary roles at the end of the 90s: Safe Men (1998), 54 (1998), Ride with the devil (1999).

Access to notoriety

It wasn't until 2000 with ‘You Can Count On Me’ that Mark met public recognition. He then gives the reply to Robert Redford in The Last Castle (2001) or to Nicolas Cage in Windtalkers (2002). He asserts himself in the roles of romantic comedy and drama, which allow him to rub shoulders with many actresses: Gwyneth Paltrow in View from the Top (2003), Sarah Polley in My Life Without Me (2003), Jennifer Garner in 13 Going on 30 (2004) and Reese Witherspoon in Just like Heaven (2005).

Participates in Michael Mann's Collateral before joining the cast of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind by Michel Gondry. The following year, he made part of the dramatic quartet of We don't Live Here Anymore, then returned to a lighter role by giving the answer to Rumor Has It (2005). In 2007, it is alongside Sean Penn in All the King's Men then under the direction of David Fincher for Zodiac that we find the American actor.

Mark Ruffalo becomes Hulk

In 2008, he played Julianne Moore's husband in Blindness 2008, and in 2009 Adrien Brody's brother in The Brothers Bloom. He then turns under the direction of Martin Scorsese alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in the film Shutter Island. After roles in Crazy Night and Tout Va Bien - The Kids Are All Right in 2010, he recovers the role of Bruce Banner, alias Hulk, in the franchise Avengers (2012) then Avengers 2 (2015).

In 2013, Ruffalo joined the filming of the films Elusive which is a great success than the film Begin Again and especially Foxcatcher which allows him to be nominated for the Oscars in the category Best Supporting Actor. The following year, he was nominated again for Spotlight.

Mark Ruffalo Wife & Kids

Married to the American actress Sunrise Coigney since 2000, Mark Ruffalo is the father of three children: Keen, born in 2001; Bella Noche, born in 2005; and Odette, born in 2007.

Mark Ruffalo Private Life

In 2008, Mark experienced a personal tragedy after the death of his brother Scott on December 8. Found a bullet in the head on December 1, he succumbed to his injuries a week later. The police conclude with summary execution, only, if there are many suspects, no proof of their guilt could be brought to the investigation. A suspect even explained that Scott shot himself in the head while playing Russian roulette.

A staunch ecologist, he co-founded Water Defense in 2011 to raise public awareness of the impact of shale gas extraction on water and public health. He also set up The Solutions Project in 2012 to demonstrate the efficiency of renewable energies.

Mark Ruffalo Movies List

Year Film Roles Notes
1992 Rough Trade Hank Short film
1994 Mirror, Mirror II: Raven Dance Christian  
There Goes My Baby J.D.  
1995 Mirror, Mirror III: The Voyeur Joey  
1996 The Destiny of Marty Fine Brett  
The Dentist Steve Landers  
Blood Money Attorney  
The Last Big Thing Brent Benedict  
1998 Safe Men Frank  
54 Ricko  
1999 How Does Anyone Get Old? Johnnie Short film
A Fish in the Bathtub Joel  
Ride with the Devil Alf Bowden  
2000 You Can Count On Me Terry Prescott  
Committed T-Bo  
2001 The Last Castle Yates  
Apartment 12 Alex  
2002 XX/XY Coles  
Windtalkers Private Pappas  
2003 My Life Without Me Lee  
View from the Top Ted Stewart  
In the Cut Detective Giovanni A. Malloy  
2004 We Don't Live Here Anymore Jack Linden Also executive producer
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Stan  
13 Going on 30 Matt Flamhaff  
Collateral Ray Fanning  
2005 Just like Heaven David Abbott  
Rumor Has It... Jeff Daly  
2006 All the King's Men Adam Stanton  
2007 Chicago 10 Jerry Rubin (voice)  
Zodiac Inspector Dave Toschi  
Reservation Road Dwight Arno  
2008 Blindness Doctor  
What Doesn't Kill You Brian Reilly  
2009 The Brothers Bloom Stephen  
Where the Wild Things Are Adrian  
Sympathy for Delicious Joe Also director and producer
2010 The Kids Are All Right Paul Hatfield  
Shutter Island Chuck Aule / Dr. Lester Sheehan  
Date Night Brad Sullivan  
2011 Margaret Gerald Maretti  
2012 The Avengers Bruce Banner / Hulk  
2013 Iron Man 3   Uncredited; post-credits scene cameo
Thanks for Sharing Adam  
Now You See Me Agent Dylan Rhodes  
Begin Again Dan Mulligan  
2014 Infinitely Polar Bear Cam Stuart Also executive producer
Foxcatcher Dave Schultz  
2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron Bruce Banner / Hulk  
Spotlight Michael Rezendes  
2016 Now You See Me 2 Agent Dylan Rhodes  
2017 Anything N/A Executive producer
Thor: Ragnarok Bruce Banner / Hulk  
2018 Avengers: Infinity War  
2019 Captain Marvel Uncredited; mid-credits scene cameo
Avengers: Endgame  
Dark Waters Robert Bilott Also producer

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