Mark Alan Ruffalo, aka Mark Ruffalo, is a well known American actor, director, producer, and social advocate. Ruffalo gained international fame with the Marvel Comics character Hulk in The Incredible Hulk film in 2008. He started his acting career with the CBS Summer Playhouse in 1989. He was also a member of the famous play “This Is Our Youth” in 1996. All the viewers highly appreciated his performance. As a result, he was nominated at Independent Spirit Awards. Let’s find out more about how much is Mark Ruffalo Net Worth!
He has also done some most memorable films, which include 13 Going on 30, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and The Kids Are All Right. His movie “You Can Count On Me” earned him Boston Society of Film Critics Award, Montreal World Film Festival Award, Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award in 2000.
He is the son of Marie Rose, and Frank Lawrence Ruffalo was born on November 22, 1967, in Kenosha, Wisconsin, the U.S. His mother was a hairstylist, where his father worked as a construction painter. He has two sisters and a brother. His father is of Italian origin, where his mother is of half-French Canadian and half-Italian ancestry. During his teenage years, his family moved to Virginia Beach, Virginia. He was a state-level champion in wrestling while studying at high school. Mark was graduated from First Colonial High School, and after his graduation, his family moved to Los Angeles. To pursue his acting career, Mark attended the Stella Adler Conservatory in Los Angeles. While studying at Stella Adler Conservatory, he co-founded the Orpheus Theatre Company. In this company, he had done everything from writing to directing as well as staring at many plays. He also worked as a bartender for around nine years until he met with screenwriter and director Kenneth Lonergan. From that moment, his journey to success had begun.
Mark Ruffalo married to a famous actress Sunrise Coigney on June 11, 2000. The couple was blessed with three children, a son named Keen and two daughters Bella Noche and Odette. In 2002, Mark was diagnosed with a bargain brain tumor, but it was successfully removed by surgery. He is fully recovered now, although as a consequence of cancer, he became deaf in one of his ears.
He started his acting career with negligible roles in films like Ride with the Devil, The Dentist, and Safe Men. He directed several plays while he was at the Orpheus Theatre Company. His debut drama film “Sympathy for Delicious,” which was released at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010. This film earned enormous positive reviews from the jury members and film critics.
As a result, his film was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize and awarded with the Special Jury Prize. After meeting with Kenneth Lonergan, they start working together, and Mark also emerged in Lonergan’s award-winning plays and drama films like “This Is Our Youth” and “You Can Count On Me.” Many director’s attention captured his outstanding acting.
After that, he was offered a variety of roles in different films like XX/XY, My Life Without Me, In the Cut, Collateral, and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. His other endless list of notable films includes Just Like Heaven, Zodiac, Awake and Sing, Blindness, Shutter Island, and The Kids Are All Right. Viewers highly appreciated his role as a superhero called “Hulk.” He appeared in Marvel Studios ‘ series, including The Avengers, Iron Man 3, and Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Awards & Achievements
Mark Ruffalo is one of the most talented actors in the film industry. He has given countless successful hits; as a result, he had bagged more than 29 awards for his tremendous performances. He had won “Montréal World Film Festival” in 2000, “Alliance of Women Film Journalists” in 2011, “Primetime Emmy Awards” in 2014, “Awards Circuit Community Awards” in 2015, “CinEuphoria Awards” in 2015, “Film Independent Spirit Awards” in 2015/2016, “Gold Derby Awards” in 2011/2016, “Hollywood Film Awards” in 2014 and “MTV Movie + TV Awards” in 2013.
Net Worth & Salary of Mark
Mark’s net worth is estimated to be $40 million. Most of his movies are blockbuster hits, which also add to his Net Worth. According to “The Richest,” Mark’s salary from following of his films were like $3,400,000 from his film Spotlight, $2 million from his film The Avengers, $1.2 million from his film Now You See Me, $2.9 million from the Avengers: Age of Ultron film and he earned $2.1 million from his film Now You See Me 2.