January 18, 1960
62 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm
67 kg | 148 lbs
8 US | 41 EU
David Mark Rylance Waters was born in Ashford, Kent, England, on January 18, 1960, is an English actor.
Young Mark Rylance began his professional acting career in a play "Desperado Corner" (1980) in role as Bazza, at the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow.
He made big screen debut in musical drama film Hearts of Fire (1987) in role as Fizz.
He got his television debut in NBC war drama film Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985) in role as Nikki Fodor.
Mark's breakthrough performance came as Hamlet, which he played first in school production (1976).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Boeing Boeing" (2008) in role as Robert, at Longacre Theatre, for which he won a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play.
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Mark Rylance is 62 years old.
Mark Rylance net worth is around 10 million dollars.
He won the Academy Award and a BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Rudolf Abel in historical drama movie Bridge of Spies (2015), also he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture.
He won the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor for his role as David Kelly in drama movie The Government Inspector (2005).
He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as William Kunstler in historical legal drama movie The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Peter Isherwell in apocalyptic black comedy film Don't Look Up (2021).
He voiced and performed motion-capture of The BFG in fantasy adventure film The BFG (2016).
Institute Benjamenta (1995) drama fantasy with Alice Krige and Gottfried John
Angels & Insects (1996) romantic drama opposite Patsy Kensit and Kristin Scott Thomas
Intimacy (2001) drama with Kerry Fox and Timothy Spall
The Gunman (2015) action thriller opposite Sean Penn and Javier Bardem
Dunkirk (2017) war action with Harry Styles and Cillian Murphy
Ready Player One (2018) science fiction opposite Tye Sheridan and Olivia Cooke
Waiting for the Barbarians (2019) action drama with Johnny Depp and Robert Pattinson
The Outfit (2022) crime drama opposite Zoey Deutch and Dylan O'Brien
He won the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film for his role as Thomas Cromwell in BBC Two drama series Wolf Hall (2015).
He played Leonardo da Vinci in history miniseries Leonardo (2003).
He voiced Flop in Cartoon Network animated children's television series Bing (2014-2015).
Attended University School of Milwaukee.
Graduated from RADA.
Has sister, Susannah and brother, Jonathan.
He won a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his role as Johnny Byron in a play "Jerusalem" (2011), at Music Box Theatre.
He won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role as Olivia in a play "Twelfth Night" (2013-2014) at Belasco Theatre.
He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his role as Richard III in a play "Richard III" (2013-2014) at Belasco Theatre
He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his role as Philip V of Spain in a play "Farinelli and the King" (2017-2018) at Belasco Theatre.
He won a Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his role as Benedick in a play "Much Ado About Nothing" (1993) at Queens Theatre.
He was first artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe in London (1995-2005).
He became patron of the London Bubble Speech Bubbles project in 2015.
Supporter of indigenous rights organisation Survival International.
He was created a Knight Bachelor in the 2017 New Year Honours for services to theatre.
He married director, composer and playwright Claire van Kampen in 1989.