About Mark Strong
It has been announced that the overall amount of the current Mark Strong net worth is as high as 5 million dollars. He has accumulated his high net worth because of his career as an actor. As such, he has appeared in many TV productions and films. As a TV actor, he is mostly known from the series called “Our Friends in the North”. Mark Strong is also known from a variety of film appearances, including “Syriana”, “Kingsman: The Secret Service”, “RocknRolla”, “The Imitation Game”, “Body of Lies”, “Mindscape”, “The Young Victoria”, “John Carter”, “Sherlock Holmes”, “Zero Dark Thirty”, “Robin Hood”, “Green Lantern”, “Kick-Ass”, and “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”. Therefore, all of these films have also increased the overall size of Mark Strong net worth.
The actor was born in 1963 in London. His father was from Italy and his mother was Austrian. His father abandoned the family when he was little and he was raised by his mother, who was working as an au pair. Mark Strong attended Wymondham College, where he was interested in music and belonged to some punk bands, such as the Electric Hoax and Private Party.
Mark Strong initially wanted to become a lawyer and with this aim, he attended Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. However, after one year of studying there, Mark Strong came back to London, where he enrolled to Royal Holloway, where he studied English and Drama. After that, Mark Strong was studying at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
Mark Strong has appeared in many productions on British TV, which not only made his name popular but also increased the total sum of Mark Strong net worth. Mark Strong appeared in two productions of Prime Suspect on ITV, where he portrayed the role of Larry Hall in “Prime Suspect 3” and “Prime Suspect 6”. Mark Strong appeared as a starring character in two other BBC Two drama series, called “The Long Firm” and “Our Friends in the North”. For his appearance in the former series, Mark Strong was nominated for a BAFTA Award.
In 1996, the actor was chosen for the role of Colonel Brand in “Sharpe’s Mission”. In 1996, he appeared in the ITV adaptation of the novel written by Jane Austen called “Emma”, where he played the role of Mr. Knightley. In 1997, he appeared in another film adaptation called “Fever Pitch”, where he played the character named Steve. Mark Strong appeared in Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night at the Donmar Warehouse. For his role in this production, the actor was nominated for the 2003 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role.
In 2005, Mark Strong appeared in a movie by Roman Polanski, called “Oliver Twist”. In the same year, he appeared in one more film, called “Syriana”, where he played the role of Mussawi. Moreover, in 2005 as well, the actor appeared in “Revolver” as assassin Sorter. Therefore, all of these productions not only made his name well known as an actor, but also added up to the current estimate of Mark Strong net worth.