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British actor Mark Strong, who played Jim Prideaux in the 2011 remake of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), is often cast as cold, calculating villains. But before he became a famous actor, he intended to pursue a career in law. Strong was born Marco Giuseppe Salussolia in London, England, to an Austrian mother and an Italian father. His father left... See full bio »

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 2016 Star Citizen (Video Game) (post-production)
 2016 Squadron 42 (Video Game) (post-production)
 2016 Grimsby (post-production)
Agent Sebastian Grimsby
 2016 6 Days (post-production)
 2016 Ad Inexplorata (post-production)
Captain William D. Stanaforth
 2014 Playhouse Presents (TV Series)
 2014 Jaguar: Rendezvous (Short)
 2013 Justin and the Knights of Valour
Heraclio (voice)
 2013 Total War: Rome II (Video Game)
Silanus (voice)
 2011 Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine (Video Game)
Titus (voice)
 2011 The Eagle
 2010 The Secret World of Arrietty
Pod (UK version, voice)
 2010 Kick-Ass: The Game (Video Game)
Frank D'Amico (voice)
 2009 The Odds (Short)
 2008 Good
 2008 RocknRolla
 2008 Flashbacks of a Fool
Mannie Miesel
 2005 Syriana
 2005 Revolver
 2004 The Long Firm (TV Mini-Series)
Harry Starks
- Ruby's Story (2004) ... Harry Starks
 2003 Henry VIII (TV Movie)
Duke of Norfolk
 2003 Some Place Safe (Short)
 2003 It's All About Love
 2002 Falling Apart (TV Movie)
 2002 Heartlands
 2002 Fields of Gold (TV Movie)
Dr. Tolkin
 2002 The Jury (TV Mini-Series)
Len Davies
- Episode #1.6 (2002) ... Len Davies
- Episode #1.5 (2002) ... Len Davies
- Episode #1.4 (2002) ... Len Davies
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... Len Davies
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... Len Davies
 2001 Superstition
Antonio Gabrieli
 2001 The Martins
 2001 Hotel
 2001 To End All Wars
Dusty Miller
 2000 Trust (TV Movie)
Michael Mitcham
 2000 Anna Karenina (TV Mini-Series)
- Part 4 (2000) ... Oblonsky
- Part 3 (2000) ... Oblonsky
- Part 2 (2000) ... Oblonsky
- Part 1 (2000) ... Oblonsky
 2000 Bomber (TV Movie)
Col. Chris Forsyth
 1999 Sunshine
István Sors
 1999 In the Name of Love (TV Movie)
Chris Monroe
 1999 Elephant Juice
 1999 Births, Marriages and Deaths (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... Terry
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... Terry
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Terry
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Terry
 1998 Twice Upon a Yesterday
Dave Summers
 1998 Spoonface Steinberg (TV Movie)
 1996 Emma (TV Movie)
Mr. Knightley
 1996 Sharpe's Mission (TV Movie)
 1996 Our Friends in the North (TV Mini-Series)
Tosker Cox
- 1995 (1996) ... Tosker Cox
- 1987 (1996) ... Tosker Cox
- 1984 (1996) ... Tosker Cox
- 1979 (1996) ... Tosker Cox
- 1974 (1996) ... Tosker Cox
 1995 Kavanagh QC (TV Series)
- The Sweetest Thing (1995) ... Randall
 1994 Between the Lines (TV Series)
David Lacey
- A Face in the Crowd (1994) ... David Lacey
 1994 Captives
 1993 Century
 1993 Prime Suspect 3 (TV Mini-Series)
Insp. Larry Hall
- Part 2 (1993) ... Insp. Larry Hall
- Part 1 (1993) ... Insp. Larry Hall
 1993 The Buddha of Suburbia (TV Mini-Series)
Second TV Producer
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... Second TV Producer
 1993 Screenplay (TV Series)
- Not Even God Is Wise Enough (1993) ... Timson
 1991 One Against the Wind (TV Movie)
German Soldier (uncredited)
 1990 TECX (TV Series)
Eberhard Braun
- A Question of Chemistry (1990) ... Eberhard Braun
 1990 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
PC Mike Butterworth
- Masonic Mysteries (1990) ... PC Mike Butterworth
 1990 The Bill (TV Series)
P.C. Gibb
- A Clean Division (1990) ... P.C. Gibb
 1989 After Henry (TV Series)
- Wedding Bells (1989) ... Roger
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He acted in Brian Friel's translation of Anton Chekhov's play, "Uncle Vanya", at the Donmar Warehouse Theatre in London, England with Simon Russell Beale, Helen McCrory, Emily Watson, Selina Cadell, David Bradley, Luke Varley, Paul Jesson, Cherry Morris, Anthony O'Donnell, Gary Powell and Gyuri Sarossy in the cast. Sam Mendes ... See more »

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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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(On his character in Our Friends in the North (1996)) I didn't think he was a bastard. I was really trying to play somebody whose life is constantly getting knocked back. At the beginning he's spoilt rotten by his mum and dad. He wants to be a rock and roller - he's got the amps, the guitar and the pub and everyone's proud of him and patting him on the back - but then everything goes horribly ... See more »


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