Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: CAA has just signed Mark Strong, the British actor who has fast become a go-to guy for dramas, especially those with great bad guys. Strong, who had been repped at ICM, will next be seen in the Martin Campbell-directed Green Lantern for Warner Brothers. He’s also in Disney’s John Carter Of Mars opposite Taylor Kitsch for Disney, and the Tomas Alfredson-directed Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy for Universal, opposite Gary Oldman and Tom Hardy. His recent credits include the Peter Weir-directed The Way Back, the Ridley Scott-directed Robin Hood, and the Guy Ritchie-directed Sherlock Holmes (he also starred in Ritchie’s Rock N Rolla). Strong stays with his UK agents at Markham, Froggatt and Irwin.

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