Marton Csokas Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Aug, 2018
Facts of Marton Csokas
Date of Birth: 1966 , June-30
Age: 52 years old
Birth Nation: New Zealand
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Marton Csokas
Birth Name Marton Paul Csokas
Nick Name Csokas
Father Márton Csókás
Mother Margaret Christine
Nationality New Zealand and HUngary
Birth Place/City Invercargill
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Actors
Working For The Lord of the Rings film series, XXX,, Kingdom of Heaven
Net Worth $4 million
Salary $300k
Famous for The Lord of the Rings film series (2001–03)
Affair with Eva Green
Awards AACTA Award
TV Show The Lost World, BeastMaster
Siblings Robert
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Marton Csokas is a popular Newzealand actor who never failed to impress the audience with his acting ability and good dialogue delivery. He is best known for his roles in films like The Lord of the Rings film series (2001–03), xXx (2002), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), Æon Flux (2005), and Romulus, My Father (2007). He debuted in acting in 1990 with a minor role in TV series, Shark in the Park.

Early Life Of Marton Csokas

Marton Csokas was born on June 30, 1996, in Invercargill, New Zealand to Margaret Christine (née Rayner), a nurse, and Márton Csókás, a mechanical engineer. His mother is of English, Irish, and Danish ancestry, and father is Hungarian. He was raised along with his younger brother, Robert Csokas.

Marton Csokas's Career

Marton Csokas started his acting journey in 1990 in the New Zealand drama series, Shark in the Park as Terry Mercer. He got his major breakthrough in 1993 in Shortland Street which opened doors for his acting career. After a year, he debuted in the big-screen from the romantic comedy fantasy, Jack Brown Genius

In 1997, he starred in  Xena: Warrior Princess where he played the role of  Borias. He rose to prominence after appearing in 2001 epic adventure fantasy film, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring as Lord Celeborn. His role was thoroughly popular among the audience.

CAPTION: The Lord of the Rings fame actor, Marton Csokas SOURCE: Getty Image

Some of his notable screen credit includes Guy de Lusignan in the Kingdom of Heaven, XXX, Kangaroo Jack, The Bourne SupremacyÆon Flux, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Peribáñez, NoahThe Amazing Spider-Man 2,  Sin City: A Dame to Kill Form, and Into the Badlands among others.

In 2007, Csokas won an AACTA Award and a Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in  Romulus, My Father. As of 2018, he appeared in an American comedy-drama, Divorce.

Marton Csokas' Net Worth And Salary

Marton Csokas' net worth is $4 million at present. He earned an impressive sum from movies and series. As per some online sources, he made more than $300k from his appearances in the movies and series. He owns a theater company, The Stronghold Theatre.

Csokas is active in the film industry since 1994 and till date, he has worked on numerous movies, some are commercially successful whereas some are a miserable disaster. Some of his highest grossing movies are enlisted below,

Year Movie Budget (US Dollar) Box-office Collection (US Dollar) IMDb rating Starring
2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring $93 million $871.5 million 8.8 stars Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler, Viggo Mortensen
2002  XXX $88.3 million $277.4 million 5.9 stars

Vin Diesel, Asia Argento, Samuel L. Jackson

 

 

2004 The Bourne Supremacy $75  million $288.5 million 7.8 stars Matt Damon, Franka Potente, Brian Cox, Julia Stiles
2005 Kingdom of Heaven  $130 million $211.7 million 7.2 stars Orlando Bloom, Eva Green, Ghassan Massoud, Jeremy Irons
2014  The Equalizer $73 million $192.3 million 7.2 stars Denzel Washington, Chloë Grace Moretz, David Harbour, Bill Pullman

Marton Csokas' Personal Life

Marton Csokas is confidential about his private life, he hasn't shared much about his love life. He is possibly single at the present but previously he dated an actress, Eva Green. They first met on the sets of Kingdom of Heaven and after a few dates, they eventually fell in love.

CAPTION: Former couple, Marton Csokas and Eva Green SOURCE: Pinterest

The duo stayed together for two years before their official break up in 2007. They haven't revealed the real reason for their split but it is believed their personal differences was the main cause of their separation. 

Once in an interview, Csokas said, he wants to spend a day with Meryl Streep. He loves tattoos. Currently, he resides in Los Angeles, the USA. 

Here is a video where he talks about working with Emilia Clarke in Voice From the Stone.

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