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Mark Greenstreet

Last updated 09 January 2020

Mark Greenstreet
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Mark Greenstreet

Born: Tuesday 19th April 1960 (age: 61)


Mark Greenstreet is a British actor who first came to prominence in the 1985 BBC television serial Brat Farrar. First and foremost a stage actor, Greenstreet played many of the great leading roles from the works ofShakespeareChekhov and Ibsen to OrtonWilde and Coward in the UK and around the world in the 1980s and 1990s.

His most high profile screen role is probably the part of Mike Hardy in the BBC horseracing drama Trainer, which was shown from 1991 to 1992. In 1986 he unsuccessfully auditioned for the part of James Bond in The Living Daylights. He played  Ikona in the 1987 Doctor Who serial Time and the Rani.

He directed and co-wrote his first feature film Caught In The Act in 1995 and wrote and directed the highly acclaimed short film The 13th Protocol in 2005.

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