Mark Ruffalo Pursuing The Hulk Role

mark-ruffaloActor Mark Ruffalo is reported to be on the negotiation on becoming the next celebrity to portray The Hulk.

Ruffalo, 42, recently signed with United Talent Agency, which in turn is in the talks with Marvel Studios to add the actor in the cast of the film The Avengers.

Representatives for both Ruffalo and Marvel refused to make any comments.

The news came out after the studio announced that they are dropping Edward Norton in reprising the role for the 2012 film. Norton played the role in 2008 for the reboot film The Incredible Hulk. Prior to him, Eric Bana became the green-colored character in the 2003 film Hulk.

The most notable films for Ruffalo include Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Zodiac, 13 Going on 30, Just Like Heaven, Rumor Has It and Shutter Island. His latest film is The Kids are All Right.

Ruffalo is married to Sunrise Coigney and they have one son and two daughters. He is a vegetarian.