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Who doesn't love Mark Strong? Certainly not us. The great man has been bringing happiness to our moviegoing lives since his earliest days on the big screen - the days of Fever Pitch and Sunshine - and when he's got the handbreak off and the bad guy on, there's few actors that are more fun to watch. But which cinematic villains have inspired him down the years? Who is his acting icon? And which movies first wooed him with the magic of cinema? We thought we'd ask him.


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