STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 81 this week

Mark Rylance


Widely regarded as the greatest stage actor of his generation, Mark Rylance has enjoyed an esteemed career on stage and on screen, and won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Rudolf Abel in Steven Spielberg's Bridge of Spies (2015). He is also the winner of 2 Olivier Awards... See full bio »

"American Gods" Stars Reflect on Show's Wide Appeal

The cast of "American Gods" chat with Kevin Smith on IMDb LIVE at NY Comic Con about the show's success and how the series will continue to veer creatively from Neil Gaiman's source material.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 people
created 07 May 2011
 
list image
a list of 31 people
created 24 Oct 2015
 
a list of 41 people
created 20 Jul 2016
 
a list of 44 people
created 1 month ago
 
a list of 48 people
created 3 days ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Mark Rylance's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 35 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Bridge of Spies
Bridge of Spies Rudolf Abel
(2015)
Dunkirk
Dunkirk Mr. Dawson
(2017)
The BFG
The BFG BFG
(2016)
The Other Boleyn Girl
The Other Boleyn Girl Sir Thomas Boleyn
(2008)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (29 credits)
 2016 The BFG
BFG
 2014-2015 Bing (TV Series)
Flop
- Show (2015) ... Flop (voice)
- Mobile Phone (2015) ... Flop
- Toy Party (2015) ... Flop
- Eggy Head (2015) ... Flop
- Woof! (2015) ... Flop
 2011/I Anonymous
Condell
 2011 Blitz
Roberts
 2009/III Nocturne (Short)
Frank
 2003 Richard II (TV Movie)
King Richard II
 2001 Intimacy
Jay
 1986-1996 Screen Two (TV Series)
Charlie Raunce / John Healy / Gavin
- Loving (1996) ... Charlie Raunce
- The Grass Arena (1992) ... John Healy
- The McGuffin (1986) ... Gavin
 1995 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Hamlet / Himself
- The History of Hamlet (1995) ... Hamlet / Himself
 1993 Screenplay (TV Series)
Conn Ellis
- Love Lies Bleeding (1993) ... Conn Ellis
 1993 Encounters: In Lambeth (TV Movie)
William Blake
 1987 Hearts of Fire
Fizz
 1985 Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (TV Movie)
Nikki Fodor
Show Show Art department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (40 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

His credits at the Royal Shakespeare Company where he is an associate artist include: 1982/83, he was cast in roles that suited his slight physique: Michael in "Arden of Faversham", Gravedigger's Boy in "Lear" by Edward Bond, Lucentio in "The Taming of the Shrew", Ariel in "The Tempest", Jack Dapper in Dekker & Middleton's "The Roaring Girl" (1982), Damis in Moliere's "Tartuffe", the title role in "Peter Pan" (... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:


Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Moments are incredible, but in my fantasy mind I see a Globe company which is renowned throughout the world for what it does with pure storytelling. So that people come and say: it's not just the building, it's the only place you can hear this kind of work. See more »

Trivia:

Stars as "Robert" in the New York production of "Boeing, Boeing" See more »

Trademark:

Frequently works with Steven Spielberg

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Contribute to This Page