Mark Valley is one of the prominent faces in the entertainment field. He is an American film and television actor who rose to stardom for his role in Brad Chase in the TV drama Boston Legal. The actor is also mostly known for his work in NBC drama Harry's Law, Fringe, and in Fox's action drama Human Target.
This also portrayed a number of iconic roles in both movies as well as in television. For his unbelievable performance, he was nominated for several prestigious awards like Screen Actors Guild Awards and Teen Choice Awards.
Early Life And Education Of Mark Velly
Mark Valley was born Mark Thomas Valley in Ogdensburg, New York, United States, on 24 December 1964. He is the son of Michael Valley and Martha Valley.
Valley grew up in his hometown Ogdensburg along with his two sisters Lynne Valley and Jennifer Valley. Mark Valley went on to study at the United States Military Academy where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics and engineering in the year 1987. He holds an American nationality and regarding his ethnicity, the actor is White American.
Mark Valley's Professional Career
Mark Valley also served in the military for five years in Operation Desert Storm based in Berlin before pursuing a career in acting. At that time, Mark used to play Rugby for the U.S military team in The Berlin Yanks Rugby Football Club. He studies acting in HB studio, New York after being determined that he will pursue his acting career.
The army veteran turned actor Mark Valley made his acting debut appearing in a 1993 John Schlesinger film The Innocent. He later played the role, Father Pete in the American TV soap opera Another World in 1993. From 1994-97, the actor appeared as Jack Deveraux on the NBC Daytime soap opera Our Lives.
Valley subsequently featured in The Next Best Thing, Live!, Shrek the Third, Zero Dark Thirty, Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Boston Legal, Emily's Reasons Why Not, as well as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
In the year 2017, Vally appeared in Live by Night, Ferdinand, and Gun Shy. He voiced in Shrek The Third as Cyclops and Batman: The Dark Knight Returns as Clark Kent/Superman.
Besides, Mark is likewise an avid skydiver.
Mark Valley's Awards And Achievement
After landing a number of significant roles in the field of acting, the actor has won a number of accolades as well as got a nomination in various categories. He was nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in Comedy Series shared with several other stars in the years 2006, 2007, and 2008.
Valley also earned a Teen Choice Award nomination for Choice TV Breakout Star Male in the Keen Eddie Role in the year 2003. Also, he was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor Action 2010 in Human Target Role.
Mark Valley's Net Worth And Salary
Mark Valley has earned a hefty amount of money from his acting career which according to Celebrity net worth is around $3 million, as of 2018.
While Valley was serving in the military, he earned an average of $29,916 to $109,203 a year. Besides, he was a cast in the movie Ferdinand 2017. The movie was turned out to be commercially successful grossing $295 million worldwide against a production budget of $111 million.
Mark Valley's Personal Life
Mark Valley has married his girlfriend, Fringe co-star Anna Torv in December 2008. He and his wife Trov, however, divorced in the following year. He does not have a child from his wife Valley.
Mark Valley has a daughter named Sherri born in the year 1987. There is no information about who is the mother of the child and on his past relationships. But the speculation reveals, she must have been born out of wedlock from his love affairs in the past with one of his girlfriends that he was dating in the past when he was not famous.
Physical Appearance And Body Measurement
Mark Valley is famous for his great looks and well-built physique. Having been in the army he is tough and strong. Standing at a height of 5 feet and 10 inches tall, he is remarkably sexy when it comes to Mark being shirtless showing off his muscles.
His fans can know about him by going through his biography in a wiki, IMDb, and other internet sites. He is active on Twitter.
by sahra, 22 Jul, 2014