Durante la década de 1980, Rourke protagonizó Diner , Rumble Fish , y el drama erótico 9 semanas y media , y recibió elogios de la crítica por su trabajo en and Angel Heart.">> Barfly y Angel Heart . En 1991, Rourke, que se había entrenado como boxeador en sus primeros años, dejó la actuación y se convirtió en un boxeador profesional por un período. Había papeles secundarios en varias películas posteriores, incluyendo The Rainmaker , Buffalo '66 , The Pledge , Get Carter , Érase una vez en México y Man on Fire .
Philip Andre Rourke Jr.
16 September 1952, Schenectady, New York, USA
5' 11" (1.80 m)
(April 2005) Currently, Domino (2005), a Tony Scott flick is in post-production. He plays "Ed".(September 2008) His new film The Wrestler (2008) has won the best picture award at the Venice Film Festival.(March 2009) He toured Russia's overcrowded Butyrka jail to prepare for his new role as a Russian villain in Iron Man 2 (2010).(November 2003) Attended the Spun UK Premiere in London, England on Nov. 26th.(May 2005) Attended the 2005 Cannes Film Festival in France on May 20th.(May 2005) Attended the Sin City London Premiere on May 23rd.(September 2005) Attended the Revolver London Premiere on Sept. 20th.(September 2005) Attended the Sin City premiere in Tokyo, Japan on Sept. 27th.(May 2007) Attended the 2007 Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France.(September 2008) Attended the 65th Venice Film Festival in Italy.(September 2008) Attended the 2008 Toronto Film Festival in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Sept. 8th.(October 2008) Attended the 3rd Rome International Film Festival - Opening Ceremony Dinner Honoring Al Pacino in Rome, Italy on Oct. 22nd.(November 2008) Attended the Tao Nightclub three year anniversary celebration in Las Vegas, Nevada on Nov. 8th.(December 2008) Attended the New Year's Eve 2009 party at LIV Nightclub at the Fontainebleau Hotel In Miami Beach, Florida on Dec. 31st.(January 2009) Attended The Wrestler UK VIP Screening in London, England on Jan. 5th.(February 2009) Attended The Wrestler premiere in Paris, France on Feb. 5th.(February 2009) Attended The Orange British Academy Film Awards 2009 in London, England on February 8th.(July 2009) Attended the Paris Fashion Week Haute Couture A/W 2010 in Paris, France on July 8th.(July 2009) Attended the Inglourious Basterds London Premiere on July 23rd.(March 2009) He toured Moscow, Russia's overcrowded Butyrka jail to prepare for his new role as a Russian villain in Iron Man 2 (2010).(August 2009) Attended the 15th Sarajevo Film Festival in Bosnia. He later visited Dubrovnik, Croatia on the same trip.
His deep voice, His 1950s style pompadour, Muscular physique,
(26 June 1992 - December 1998) (divorced)
(31 January 1981 - 1989) (divorced)