The star of 'You Can Count on Me' (2000) and 'Just Like Heaven' (2005) who also played Bruce Banner in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. He was noticed for appearing in the movie 'Spotlight' (2015) as well.
November 22, 1967
Mark Ruffalo had his performance as Ben Kingsley opposite Leonardo Di Caprio in Martin Scorsese’s mind-bending psychological thriller ‘Shutter Island’ (2010) as one of his most remarkable films . Two years after, he replaced Edward Norton for the role of Dr. Bruce Banner in ‘Hulk’ which became a hit.
Ruffalo’s road to success was an uphill battle. He appeared in 800 auditions before reaching success. At one point, he struggled with physical and mental health after battling with ADD and dyslexia as a kid which developed his acute anxiety.