Some of the most fulfilling moments in my life as an actor are when I play roles that speak to the challenges facing humanity.
- Mark Ruffalo
- The Guardian
In The Avengers, for example, in which I play the Hulk, the team tries to undo the “the snap” – an apocalyptic event brought about by the villain Thanos to eradicate half of all living beings.
As a good friend of mine says: “Fantasy is not an escape from our world, but an invitation to go deeper into it.”
The simple fact is that humanity has triggered extinction events – and the collapse of the Amazon is a…