Mark Alan Ruffalo (born November 22, 1967) is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. He portrayed the Marvel Comics character, Bruce Banner / The Hulk in The Avengers (2012), and will reprise his role in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). Other notable films in which he has starred or co-starred are You Can Count on Me (2000), Collateral (2004), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Just Like Heaven (2005), Zodiac (2007), Shutter Island (2010), Now You See Me (2013), and Begin Again (2013). For his role in The Kids Are All Right (2010), he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. He also won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie and received an Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie nomination for The Normal Heart (2013).