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Mickey Rourke

Philip Andre "Mickey" Rourke, Jr. (born September 16, 1952) is an American actor, screenwriter and retired boxer, who has appeared primarily as a leading man in action, drama, and thriller films. During the 1980s, Rourke starred in Diner, Rumble Fish, and the erotic drama 9½ Weeks, and received critical praise for his work in Barfly and Angel Heart. In 1991, Rourke, who had trained as a boxer in his early years, left acting and became a professional boxer for a period. He had supporting roles in several later films, including The Rainmaker, Buffalo '66, The Pledge, Get Carter, Spun, Once Upon a Time in Mexico and Man on Fire. In 2005, Rourke made his comeback in mainstream Hollywood circles with a lead role in Sin City, for which he won awards from the Chicago Film Critics Association, the Irish Film and Television Awards and the Online Film Critics Society. In the 2008 film The Wrestler, Rourke portrayed a past-his-prime wrestler, and received a 2009 Golden Globe award, a BAFTA award, and a nomination for an Academy Award. In 2010, he appeared in Iron Man 2 and The Expendables. Philip Andre Rourke, Jr., was born in Schenectady, New York, to a family of Irish and French descent. He

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Mickey Rourke -- Don't Eat Dogs! Mine Saved My Life

Mickey Rourke
Don't Eat Dogs! Mine Saved My Life

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Mickey Rourke
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Mickey Rourke -- I Got a Plan for Ya, Donald Trump ... Bring Your Wallet! (VIDEO)

Mickey Rourke
I Got a Plan for Ya, Trump Bring Your Wallet!

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- 296 days ago
Mickey Rourke -- Who's Rob Gronkowski?! ... I Stopped Watching Football

Mickey Rourke
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- 391 days ago
Mickey Rourke to Pacquiao -- I Don't Want Free Tix ... I'd Rather Watch at Home

Mickey Rourke to Pacquiao:
I Don't Want Free Tix I'd Rather Watch at Home

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- 394 days ago
Manny Pacquiao -- CELEB TRAIN KEEPS ROLLIN' ... Works Out w/ Mickey Rourke

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Mickey Rourke -- My Dog Will Live Forever

Mickey Rourke
My Dog Will Live Forever

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