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  • Category: Motion pictures
  • Unveiled: 29 Jul 2010
  • Address:
    6254 Hollywood Blvd
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 21st
    Monthly Average: 16th
  • Notes: Selected in 2010 the 2,414th Star unvieled

Mark Wahlberg

Next star: Andy Devine
Previous star: Helen Hayes

Biography

Wahlberg at the Australian premiere of Contraband, February 2012

Source: Wikipedia

Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5, 1971) is an American actor, producer, businessman, and former model and rapper. He was known as Marky Mark in his earlier years, becoming famous for his 1991 debut as frontman with the band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. Wahlberg later transitioned to acting, appearing in films such as the drama Boogie Nights and the satirical war-comedy Three Kings during the 1990s. In the 2000s, he starred in the biographical disaster drama The Perfect Storm, the science fiction film Planet of the Apes, and the Martin Scorsese-directed crime drama The Departed, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. In the 2010s, he starred in the action-comedy The Other Guys alongside Will Ferrell, the biographical sports drama The Fighter, which earned him an Academy Award for Best Picture nomination, the comedy Ted, the war film Lone Survivor, and the sci-fi action film Transformers: Age of Extinction.

Fact file

  • Born: Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg June 5, 1971 (age 44) Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
  • Other names: Marky Mark
  • Occupation: Actor, producer, model, rapper
  • Years active: 1989–present
  • Religion: Catholic
  • Spouse(s): Rhea Durham (m. 2009)
  • Children: 4
  • Relatives: Donnie Wahlberg (brother) Robert Wahlberg (brother)
  • Website: www.markwahlberg.com
  • Genres: Rap
  • Instruments: Vocals
  • Associated acts: Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch

Read more about Mark Wahlberg at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

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Variety, 2018-08-14 18:27:40
It’s about to get crazy at the domestic box office. Earlier tracking showed “Crazy Rich Asians” on pace for a $20 million debut, but updated estimates now indicate that a $26 million-plus five-day total is likely when Warner Bros. launches the romantic comedy nationwide on Wednesday. Mark Wahlberg’s “Mile 22” ...

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Variety, 2018-08-13 21:57:27
Paramount has decided to move the Mark Wahlberg-Rose Byrne comedy “Instant Family” forward three months to a holiday season release on Nov. 16. It was previously set for Feb. 15, 2019. The studio is citing strong responses from test screenings. Paramount wants to take advantage of the Thanksgiving holiday and ...

Peter Berg and Ronda Rousey'Mile 22' film premiere, Arrivals, Los Angeles, USA - 09 Aug 2018
Variety, 2018-08-10 17:08:41
If only there were the popular category at the Oscars when “Transformers” or “Ted” were released. “Maybe if they’d had the category before, we’d have won a couple of them,” Mark Wahlberg told Variety on Thursday night at the premiere of “Mile 22.” “We’ve had some really commercially successful films ...

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