Mickey Rourke
Mickey Rourke

Gender

Male

Known Credits

24

Mickey Rourke

Date of Birth: Sep 16, 1952

Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, U.S.

 

 

Biography

Philip Andre Mickey Rourke, Jr. (born September 16, 1952) is an American actor and screenwriter who has appeared primarily as a leading man in action, drama, and thriller films. Trained as a boxer in his early years, Rourke had a short stint as a professional boxer in the 1990s. He won a 2009 Golden Globe award and a BAFTA award, and was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award and an Academy Award for his work in the film The Wrestler. He appears as the main villain Whiplash in Iron Man 2 along with Robert Downey Jr.

Known For

Filmography

Iron Man 2

Iron Man 2

as Ivan Vanko

2010

Killshot

Killshot

as Armand 'The Blackbird' Degas

2008

The Informers

The Informers

as Peter

2008

Stormbreaker

Stormbreaker

as Darrius Sayle

2006

Sin City

Sin City

as Marv

2005

Man on Fire

Man on Fire

as Jordan

2004

Picture Claire

Picture Claire

as Eddie

2002

The Pledge

The Pledge

as Jim Olstad

2001

Get Carter

Get Carter

as Cyrus Paice

2000

Thursday

Thursday

as Kasarov

1998

The Rainmaker

The Rainmaker

as Bruiser Stone

1997

Another 9 1/2 Weeks

Another 9 1/2 Weeks

as John Gray

1997

Double Team

Double Team

as Stavros

1997

F.T.W.

F.T.W.

as Frank T. Wells

1994

Wild Orchid

Wild Orchid

as James Wheeler

1990

Johnny Handsome

Johnny Handsome

as Johnny Handsome

1989

Angel Heart

Angel Heart

as Harry Angel

1987

Nine 1/2 Weeks

Nine 1/2 Weeks

as John

1986

Year of the Dragon

Year of the Dragon

as Capt. Stanley White

1985

1941

1941

as Reese

1979