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Mark Wahlberg

Attending the premiere of Max Payne
October 13, 2008
Born Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg
June 5, 1971 (1971-06-05) (age 38)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Other name(s) Marky Mark
Monk D
Occupation Actor, rapper, producer
Years active 1991 – present
Spouse(s) Rhea Durham (2009-present)
Official website
.Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5, 1971) is an American actor, rapper and producer of film and television.^ Mark Wahlberg was born on June 5, 1971, in Dorchester.
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^ Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5, 1971) is an Academy Award-nominated, BAFTA-winning American actor, former rapper and producer of film and television.
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^ Mark Wahlberg Film career .
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.He was known as Marky Mark in his earlier years and became famous in his 1991 debut as a rap musician with the band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch.^ The Funky Bunch is better without Marky Mark.
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^ In a previous life Mark Wahlberg was known as rapper 'Marky Mark ' with his band 'the funky bunch'.
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^ He dropped the Marky Mark moniker and became known simply as Mark Wahlberg.
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.Wahlberg has appeared in numerous films, including Boogie Nights (1997) and The Departed (2006) for which he was nominated an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.^ He secured a place on Hollywood's A-list after playing porn star Dirk Diggler in Boogie Nights and in 2006 he was nominated for Best Supporting Actor in The Departed.
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^ Boogie Nights 1997 dir.

^ A A A February 8, 2007 Actor Mark Wahlberg is an Academy Award nominee for best supporting actor for his role as a police sergeant in the film The Departed.
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Early life

.Wahlberg was born in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, the youngest of nine children,[1] with siblings Arthur, Jim, Paul, Robert, Tracey, Michelle, Debbie (died in 2003 at age 44), and Donnie.^ He was born on June 5th, 1971; the youngest of nine children.
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^ The youngest of nine children, he grew up dirt poor in the Boston neighbourhood of Dorchester.
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^ He was born in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, as the eighth of nine children, with older siblings Arthur, Jim, Paul, Robert, and Tracey, Michelle, Debbie, and younger sibling Mark.
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.He is of Swedish, Irish, and French Canadian ancestry.^ His paternal grandfather was of Swedish descent, while the majority of his other ancestry is Irish.
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^ Is of Swedish, Irish, German and French Canadian descent.
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^ His paternal grandfather was of Swedish descent, while his other ancestry includes Irish and French Canadian.

[2] .His mother, Alma Elaine (née Donnelly), was a bank clerk and nurse's aide, and his father, Donald Edward Wahlberg, was a Teamster who worked as a delivery driver.^ His mother, Alma Elaine (nee Donnelly), was a bank clerk and nurse's aid, and his father, Donald Edward Wahlberg, was a Teamster who worked as a delivery driver; the two divorced in 1982.
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^ His mother, Alma Elaine (ne Donnelly), was a bank clerk and nurse's aid, and his father, Donald Edward Wahlberg, was a Teamster who worked as a delivery driver; the two divorced in 1982.

^ His mother, Alma Elaine ( née Donnelly), was a bank clerk and nurse's aide, and his father, Donald Edward Wahlberg, was a Teamster who worked as a delivery driver.

[3] .His parents divorced in 1982. Wahlberg had a Catholic upbringing and attended Copley Square High School (but never graduated) on Newbury Street in Copley Square in Boston.^ Wahlberg had a Catholic upbringing and attended Copley Square High School (but never graduated) on Newbury Street in Copley Square in Boston.
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^ His parents divorced in 1982.

^ With his Beverly Hills mansion and membership of the best private country clubs, Wahlberg enjoys a lifestyle light years removed from the cramped Boston apartment where he was born, the youngest of nine children to working-class Catholic parents.
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.The campus now houses Muriel Snowden International School.^ The campus now houses Muriel Snowden International School.
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^ "Snowden International School" .

[4]
.As a teenager, Wahlberg stole cars, abused drugs and alcohol, and got into fights.^ As a teenager, Wahlberg stole cars, abused drugs and alcohol, and got into fights.

^ Growing up with a good dose of "tough love" from his parents, Alma Elaine and Donald Wahlberg, he hit troubled times early as a teen who abused alcohol, drugs and often found himself in fights, a trait he struggled to shake off when he became successful.
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^ Wahlberg was constantly getting into rumored fights, most memorably with Madonna and her entourage at an L.A. party.
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[5] .At fifteen, he was amongst a group who threw rocks at a group of African American school children on a field trip while shouting racial epithets.^ At 15 he harassed a group of African American school children on a field trip by throwing rocks (causing injuries) and shouting epithets.
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^ At fifteen, he was amongst a group who threw rocks at a group of African American school children on a field trip while shouting racial epithets; the rocks hit their targets and caused several injuries.
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^ At fifteen he harassed a group of African American school children on a field trip by throwing rocks (causing injuries) and shouting epithets.
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[6] .The following year, Wahlberg robbed a pharmacy while he was under the influence of PCP.^ When he was sixteen (again using racist language) after robbing a pharmacy under the influence of PCP, Wahlberg knocked a middle aged Vietnamese man unconscious, left another Vietnamese man permanently blinded in one eye, and attacked a security guard.
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^ April 21st, 2009 at 7:52 am RoboPanda says : Via wikipedia : following year, Wahlberg robbed a pharmacy while he was under the influence of PCP. During the commission of the crime, he again used racial epithets.
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^ When he was sixteen (again using racist language) after robbing a pharmacy under the influence of PCP, Wahlberg knocked a middle aged Vietnamese man unconscious with a wooden stick, left another Vietnamese man permanently blinded in one eye, and attacked a security guard.
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.During the commission of the crime, he used racial slurs.^ During the commission of the crime, he used racial slurs.

.He knocked one middle aged Vietnamese man unconscious and permanently blinded another in one eye before he was arrested by the police.^ When he was sixteen (again using racist language), Wahlberg knocked one middle aged Vietnamese man unconscious with a wooden stick, and left another Vietnamese man permanently blinded in one eye.
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^ He knocked one middle aged Vietnamese man unconscious and permanently blinded another in one eye before he was arrested by the police.
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^ When he was sixteen (again using racist language) after robbing a pharmacy under the influence of PCP, Wahlberg knocked a middle aged Vietnamese man unconscious, left another Vietnamese man permanently blinded in one eye, and attacked a security guard.
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[7][2] .Wahlberg was tried as an adult and charged for attempted murder.^ Wahlberg was tried as an adult and charged for attempted murder .

^ Problems with the law quickly followed, with the most serious being an attempted murder charge that landed Mark Wahlberg in jail at 16 for an assault conviction.
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^ For these crimes, Wahlberg was charged for attempted murder, pled guilty to assault, and was sentenced to 2 years in jail at Boston's Deer Island House of Correction, of which he served 45 days.
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.Pleading guilty to the lesser charge of assault, he was sentenced to two years in jail at Boston's Deer Island House of Correction, of which he served 45 days.^ He was sentenced to two years' imprisonment yet served a mere 45 days.
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^ As a result of his assault conviction, he was sentenced to serve 50 days in prison at Deer Island penitentiary.
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^ He was sentenced to two years' jail at Boston's Deer Island House of Correction but served 45 days.
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[8] .In yet another incident, it was alleged the 21-year-old Wahlberg fractured the jaw of a neighbor in an unprovoked attack.^ In yet another incident, the 21-year-old Wahlberg fractured the jaw of a neighbor in an unprovoked attack.
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^ In yet another incident, a 21-year-old Wahlberg fractured the jaw of a neighbor in an unprovoked attack.
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^ In yet another incident when he was 21 Wahlberg fractured the jaw of a neighbor in an unprovoked attack.

[9]

Music career

.Wahlberg was assisted to fame as the younger brother of Donnie Wahlberg of the successful 1980s and 1990s boy band New Kids on the Block.^ I was in a similar position, once, and my brother Donnie was in a similar position, with New Kids on the Block .
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^ Older brother Donnie was a member of the boy group New Kids on the Block .
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^ Mark Wahlberg's first chance for redemption came through his brother Donnie, who was part of a new boy band called New Kids on the Block.
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.Mark, at age thirteen, had been one of the group's original members, along with Donnie, Danny Wood, Jordan Knight, and Jonathan Knight.^ Mark, at age thirteen, had been one of the group's original members, along with Donnie, Danny Wood, Jordan Knight, and Jonathan Knight.
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^ Ironically, he had been chosen along with Donnie, Danny Wood, Jordan Knight, and Jonathan Knight as the original members of the group, but he chose to quit upon disliking the bubblegum pop squeaky-clean image they were to use.

^ Mark Wahlberg 13-year-old Mark Wahlberg began break-dancing on Boston streets and joined brother Donnie as the first two original members of the teen band New Kids on the Block (NKOTB) in the next year.
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.Uninterested in the group's bubblegum pop style, however, he soon quit.^ Uninterested in the group's bubblegum pop and squeaky-clean image, however, he soon quit.
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^ Ironically, he had been chosen along with Donnie, Danny Wood, Jordan Knight, and Jonathan Knight as the original members of the group, but he chose to quit upon disliking the bubblegum pop squeaky-clean image they were to use.

.It was his departure that eventually allowed Joe McIntyre to take his place as the fifth member of the group.^ It was his departure, as well as Jamie Kelly's, that allowed Joe McIntyre to take his place as the fifth member of the group.

^ It was his departure that eventually allowed Joe McIntyre to take his place as the fifth member of the group.
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.Wahlberg began recording as Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch and earned a hit with "Good Vibrations" from the album Music for the People.^ The Funky Bunch is better without Marky Mark.
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^ In a previous life Mark Wahlberg was known as rapper 'Marky Mark ' with his band 'the funky bunch'.
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^ Description: Mark Wahlberg in his Marky Mark days.
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[5] .The record was produced by brother Donnie and later hit #1 on The Billboard Hot 100, later becoming certified as a Platinum single.^ The record was produced by brother Donnie and later hit #1 on The Billboard Hot 100 , later becoming certified as a Platinum single.

^ The record was produced by brother Donnie and later hit #1 on The Billboard Hot 100.
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^ The record was produced by brother Donnie and later hit #1 on The Billboard Hot 100, later becoming certified as a Platinum single.
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.The video depicted Mark boxing, lifting weights, posing shirtless, and showing off his muscular build.^ In the video, widely broadcast on music video channels, Mark was shown boxing, lifting weights and posing shirtless, showing off his bare, muscled torso.

^ In the video, widely broadcast on music video channels, Mark was shown boxing, lifting weights and showing off his bare, well-muscled torso.
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^ And he was controversial, famous for dropping his pants onstage and tearing off his remaining clothes to reveal the hard body he begun honing when lifting weights in jail.
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.The second single by the group, "Wildside", peaked at #5 on Billboards Hot Singles Sales chart and at #10 on The Billboard Hot 100.^ The second single, "Wildside," peaked at #5 on Billboards Hot Singles Sales chart and at #10 on The Billboard Hot 100.
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^ The record was produced by brother Donnie and later hit #1 on The Billboard Hot 100.
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^ The record was produced by brother Donnie and later hit #1 on The Billboard Hot 100, later becoming certified as a Platinum single.
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[10] .It was certified as a Gold single.^ It was certified as a Gold single.
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.Marky Mark opened for the New Kids on the Block during their last tour.^ Marky Mark opened for the New Kids on the Block during their last tour.
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^ Mark was not a new kid on the block, his brother was.
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^ Mark was an orginal member of new kids on the block (wikipedia) .
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.The second Marky Mark LP, You Gotta Believe, wasn't as successful as the prior, yielding only a minor hit single in the title track.^ You Gotta Believe” going gold?!
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^ The second Marky Mark LP, You Gotta Believe , wasn't as successful as the prior, yielding only a minor hit single in the title track.

^ You Gotta Believe #14 (album) .
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.Wahlberg later collaborated with reggae / ragga singer Prince Ital Joe.^ Wahlberg later collaborated with reggae / ragga singer Prince Ital Joe .

^ Wahlberg later collaborated with reggae / ragga singer Prince Ital Joe.
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^ Wahlberg also collaborated musically with reggae / ragga singer Prince Ital Joe in a project featuring Marky Mark.
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.Mark's cocky, street-wise persona contributed to his fame.^ Mark's cocky, street-wise persona contributed to his fame.
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.During concert performances, he was known for being shirtless and dropping his pants.^ Best known for dropping his pants onstage.
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^ During concert performances, he was known for being shirtless and dropping his pants.

^ Unwilling to rest on his “music” alone, Marky Mark gave his audience a little something extra, as he became known for dropping his pants and revealing his buff physique as well as his underwear during appearances.
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[11] In the dedication of his 1992 book Marky Mark, co-authored with photographer Lynn Goldsmith, Wahlberg says in the preface that "I wanna dedicate this book to my cock".[2]

Advertising career

.Wahlberg is known for his physique,[2] which was first shown in the Good Vibrations music video and most prominently in a series of underwear ads for Calvin Klein[12] shot by Herb Ritts, following it with Calvin Klein television ads.^ Wahlberg was known for his impressive physique.
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^ And by 1996, he'd appeared in a few movies and in a notorious series of Calvin Klein ads that the late Herb Ritts shot.
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^ Wahlberg is known for his physique , 2 which was first shown in the Good Vibrations music video and most prominently in a series of underwear ads for Calvin Klein 12 shot by Herb Ritts , following it with Calvin Klein television ads.

.In 1992 the Calvin Klein billboard in New York's Times Square featured Wahlberg exclusively.^ Kellan Lutz and Mark Wahlberg in a 1992 Calvin Klein campaign .
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^ In 1992 the Calvin Klein billboard in New York's Times Square featured Wahlberg exclusively.
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^ Modeled underwear for Calvin Klein beginning in 1992 with supermodel Kate Moss in a widely-distributed campaign photographed by Herb Ritts .
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[2] .Magazine and television promotions would sometimes feature him exclusively or accompanied by model Kate Moss.^ Magazine and television promotions would sometimes feature Mark exclusively or accompanied by model Kate Moss.
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^ Magazine and television promotions would sometimes feature him exclusively or accompanied by model Kate Moss .

^ Modeled underwear for Calvin Klein beginning in 1992 with supermodel Kate Moss in a widely-distributed campaign photographed by Herb Ritts.
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[13][14] .Annie Leibovitz did a photo shoot of Wahlberg in underwear for Vanity Fair's annual Hall of Fame issue.^ Annie Leibovitz also shot a famous session of Mark Wahlberg in underwear for Vanity Fair's annual Hall of Fame issue.
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^ Annie Leibovitz shot Wahlberg in underwear for Vanity Fair' s annual Hall of Fame issue.

^ Annie Leibovitz also shot a famous session of Mark Wahlberg in underwear for "Vanity Fair"s annual Hall of Fame issue.

[15] .He made a workout video titled The Marky Mark Workout: Form...^ He also made a workout video entitled The Marky Mark Workout: Form...
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^ He also made a workout video entitled "The Marky Mark Workout: Form...

^ He made a workout video titled The Marky Mark Workout: Form...

Focus... .Fitness
(ISBN 1-55510-910-1).^ Fitness (ISBN 1-55510-910-1).
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^ Fitness" (ISBN 1-55510-910-1).

^ Fitness ( ISBN 1-55510-910-1 ).

Film career

At the Shooter premiere in London, March 2007
.Wahlberg then began an acting career, making his debut in the 1993 TV movie The Substitute.^ At the Shooter premiere in London, March 2007 Wahlberg then began an acting career, making his debut in the 1993 TV movie The Substitute .

^ In 1993, Wahlberg turned his attentions to acting with a role in The Substitute .
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^ Wahlberg then began an acting career, making his debut in the 1993 TV movie The Substitute.
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.His big screen debut came the next year, with the Danny DeVito feature Renaissance Man.^ His first big screen role came in Penny Marshall's Renaissance Man (1994).
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^ His first big screen role came in Renaissance Man (1994).
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^ His first big screen role came in Penny Marshall 's Renaissance Man (1994).
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[2] .A basketball fanatic, he caught the attention of critics after appearing in The Basketball Diaries in 1995, playing the role of Mickey alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, in a film adaptation of the Jim Carroll book of the same name.^ The following year he even managed to steal scenes from Leonardo DiCaprio in "The Basketball Diaries (1995), playing volatile Mickey, boyhood friend of DiCaprio's Jim Carroll.
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^ A basketball fanatic, he caught the attention of critics after appearing in The Basketball Diaries in 1995, playing the role of Mickey alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, in a film adaptation of the Jim Carroll book of the same name.
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^ A basketball fanatic, he caught the attention of critics after appearing in The Basketball Diaries in 1995, playing the role of Mickey alongside Leonardo DiCaprio , in a film adaptation of the Jim Carroll book of the same name.

.He also starred in the 1996 James Foley thriller Fear.^ He also starred in the 1996 James Foley thriller Fear .

^ He also starred in the 1996 James Foley thriller Fear.
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^ Reese Witherspoon Co-starred with Wahlberg in "Fear" (1996); no longer together Back to Overview TV Listings .
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.He earned many positive reviews after successful movies like Boogie Nights as Dirk Diggler, Three Kings, The Perfect Storm, The Italian Job, and Four Brothers.^ Review: 'Four Brothers' delivers the goods .
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^ But a lot of people think my establishing performance was Boogie Nights and then Three Kings or The Perfect Storm .
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^ He earned many positive reviews after successful movies like Boogie Nights as Dirk Diggler , Three Kings , The Perfect Storm , The Italian Job , and Four Brothers .

[2] .His performance in I ♥ Huckabees was voted best supporting performance of the year in the 2004 Village Voice Critics Poll.^ His performance in I love Huckabees was voted best supporting performance of the year in the 2004 Village Voice Critics Poll.
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^ Huckabees was voted best supporting performance of the year in the 2004 Village Voice Critics Poll.
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^ His performance in I ♥ Huckabees was voted best supporting performance of the year in the 2004 Village Voice Critics Poll.
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.Wahlberg was originally cast as Linus Caldwell in Ocean's Eleven; Matt Damon played the role.^ Wahlberg was originally cast as Linus Caldwell in Ocean's Eleven; Matt Damon played the role instead.
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^ Wahlberg was originally cast as Linus Caldwell in Ocean's Eleven ; Matt Damon played the role.

^ Was originally cast as Linus Caldwell in Ocean's Eleven (2001) but dropped out.
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.The two later worked together in The Departed.^ The two later worked together in The Departed.
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^ The two later worked together in The Departed .

[16] .Wahlberg was also considered for a role in the film Brokeback Mountain.^ Wahlberg was also considered for a role in the film Brokeback Mountain .

^ Wahlberg was also originally considered for a role in the film Brokeback Mountain.
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^ Wahlberg was also considered for a role in the film Brokeback Mountain.
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.It was originally intended to star him and Joaquin Phoenix, but Wahlberg was uncomfortable with the film's sex scenes and his role ultimately went to Jake Gyllenhaal.^ It was originally intended to star him and Joaquin Phoenix , but Wahlberg was uncomfortable with the film's sex scenes and his role ultimately went to Jake Gyllenhaal .

^ The movie was originally intended to star him and Joaquin Phoenix, but Wahlberg was uncomfortable with the film's sex scenes and his role ultimately went to Jake Gyllenhaal.
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^ Wahlberg was also originally considered for a role in the film Brokeback Mountain.
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[17]
.Wahlberg starred in the American football drama Invincible, based on the true story of bartender-turned-Philadelphia Eagle Vince Papale.^ Wahlberg recently starred in the American football drama, Invincible, based on the true story of Vince Papale.
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^ Invincible is a story of Papale's career with the Eagles and his personal struggles and triumphs.
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^ Wahlberg recently starred in the American football drama, Invincible, based on the true story of bartender Vince Papale.
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.He also appeared in and is the executive producer of the HBO series Entourage, which is loosely based on his experiences in Hollywood.^ He is also the executive producer of the hit show Entourage .
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^ He is also the executive producer of the HBO series Entourage , which is loosely based on his experiences in Hollywood .

^ He is also the executive producer of the HBO series Entourage which is loosely based on his experiences in Hollywood.
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.Wahlberg starred as a foul-mouthed Massachusetts State Police detective in Martin Scorsese's critically acclaimed thriller The Departed in 2006, for which he won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor and netted him nominations for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture.^ He also appeared as a Massachusetts State Police detective in Martin Scorsese's critically acclaimed thriller, The Departed in 2006, which netted him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor, a Golden Globe nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, and an NSFC Best Supporting Actor award.
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^ The Golden Globe nominations are in and the contenders are...
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^ He also appeared as a foul-mouthed Massachusetts State Police detective in Martin Scorsese 's critically acclaimed thriller The Departed in 2006, for which he won the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor and netted him nominations for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture .

[18]
.Wahlberg has confirmed that he was approached to star in a sequel to The Departed, but it is still early in development.^ Wahlberg has confirmed that he was approached to star in a sequel to The Departed, but it is still early in development.
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^ Wahlberg has confirmed that he was approached to star in a sequel to The Departed , but it is still early in development.

^ Feb 13, 2007 Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson and Mark Wahlberg star in Martin Scorsese's new crime drama The Departed.
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.The sequel would reportedly revolve around Staff Sergeant Dignam played by Wahlberg.^ The sequel would reportedly revolve around the Staff Sergeant played by Wahlberg.
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^ The sequel would reportedly revolve around the Staff Sergeant played by Wahlberg, To prepare for his role in Shooter, Wahlberg attended long-range shooting training at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute near Pahrump, Nevada, and was able to hit a target at 2000 yards.
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^ WAHLBERG: Well, we were always playing around all the time.
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[19]
.To prepare for his role in Shooter, Wahlberg attended long-range shooting training at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute near Pahrump, Nevada, and was able to hit a target at 2000 yards on his first day, a feat which took his instructor about six months to achieve.^ To prepare for his role in Shooter, Wahlberg attended long-range shooting training at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute near Pahrump, Nevada, and was able to hit a target at 2000 yards on his first day, a feat which took his instructor about six months to achieve.
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^ The sequel would reportedly revolve around the Staff Sergeant played by Wahlberg, To prepare for his role in Shooter, Wahlberg attended long-range shooting training at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute near Pahrump, Nevada, and was able to hit a target at 2000 yards.
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^ To prepare for his role in Shooter , Wahlberg attended long-range shooting training at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute near Pahrump, Nevada , and was able to hit a target at 2000 yards on his first day, a feat which took his instructor about six months to achieve.

[20] .He has said in a number of interviews that he will retire at the age of 40 to concentrate on parenthood[21] and professional golf.^ He has said in a number of interviews that he will retire at the age of 40 to concentrate on parenthood and professional golf.
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^ He has said in a number of interviews that he will retire at the age of 40 to concentrate on parenthood 20 and professional golf .

^ Has claimed in multiple interviews that he plans to retire from acting at 40.
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.However, in early 2007 he indicated that the latter was no longer the plan as "his golf game is horrible".[22] In 2007, he starred opposite Joaquin Phoenix in We Own the Night, a movie about a family of police officers in New York City.^ However, in early 2007 he indicated that this was no longer the plan as "his golf game is horrible".
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^ However, in early 2007 he indicated that the latter was no longer the plan as "his golf game is horrible".

^ In 2007 he starred opposite Joaquin Phoenix in We Own the Night , a movie about a family of police officers in New York City.

.The movie also stars Robert Duvall and Eva Mendes.^ The movie also stars Robert Duvall and Eva Mendes.
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^ The movie also stars Robert Duvall and Eva Mendes .

^ The movie, set to star Samuel L. Jackson, "The Rock" Dwayne Johnson, Ferrell, Wahlberg, Eva Mendes and Michael Keaton, is expected to be released August 6, 2010.
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.He starred in M. Night Shyamalan's The Happening as Eliot Moore, which opened in movie theatres on June 13, 2008. The same year, he played the title role in Max Payne, based on a video game of the same name.^ Wahlberg to play Max Payne [ 59 ] .
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^ Marky playing Max Payne?
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^ The same year, he played the title role in Max Payne , based on a video game of the same name .

While promoting Max Payne, Wahlberg became involved in a staged feud with Saturday Night Live's Andy Samberg and threatened to "crack that big (bleep)ing nose of his." Samberg had done an impression of Wahlberg in a Saturday Night Live skit titled "Mark Wahlberg Talks To Animals."[23][24] .However, one week later, Wahlberg later appeared in a follow-up skit parodying both the original skit, Samberg's impression of Wahlberg, and his own threats to Samberg.^ Follow the jump for Mark Wahlberg's assessment of Samberg's impression of him.
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^ However, Wahlberg later appeared in a follow-up skit parodying both the original skit, Samberg's impression of Wahlberg, and his own threats to Samberg.

^ Wahlberg didn’t issue a denial, jokingly telling us later that Kunis “isn’t as nice as you would think; she likes to beat up on people.” .
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[25][26]
.In 2009, Wahlberg played Jack Salmon in Peter Jackson's film The Lovely Bones.^ October 22, 2007 Wahlberg Replaces Gosling in Jackson's Lovely Bones It looks like Ryan Gosling will be hitting the treadmill a little sooner than anticipated.
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^ Mark Wahlberg: Shaken By ‘The Lovely Bones’?
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^ A few new shots from The Lovely Bones gives us a taste for our eyeballs of the look that Peter Jackson is going for.

[27]

Video game career

.Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch had their own video game in the Marky Mark: Make My Video game series on the Sega Mega-CD.^ Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch had their own video game in the Marky Mark: Make My Video game series on the Sega Mega-CD. Using various effects, the player is supposed to produce new versions of the videos to Marky Mark songs like "Good Vibrations" and "I Need Money".
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^ Recorded two albums and toured as Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch.
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^ Tags: mark wahlberg , marky mark , marky mark and the funky bunch , video .
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.Using various effects, the player is supposed to produce new versions of the videos to Marky Mark songs like "Good Vibrations" and "I Need Money". PC World.ca listed it as the eighth worst video game of all time.^ Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch had their own video game in the Marky Mark: Make My Video game series on the Sega Mega-CD. Using various effects, the player is supposed to produce new versions of the videos to Marky Mark songs like "Good Vibrations" and "I Need Money".
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^ PC World.ca listed it as the eighth worst video game of all time.

^ CrankyCritic: Has "Marky Mark" retired for good?
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.Recently, Wahlberg played the titular character in the Max Payne film based on the popular video games.^ Wahlberg to play Max Payne [ 59 ] .
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^ Marky playing Max Payne?
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^ The same year, he played the title role in Max Payne , based on a video game of the same name .

.Even though he played the character in the film, he has stated that he is not going to play the games.^ Even though he is playing the character in the film, however, he has stated that he is not going to play the games.
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^ And I got to play a character that I really get to go off.
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^ Even though he played the character in the film, he has stated that he is not going to play the games.

[28]

Personal life

.Wahlberg is a practicing Roman Catholic.^ Wahlberg is a practicing Roman Catholic.
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^ Wahlberg is a practicing Roman Catholic .

^ Wahlberg is a practicing Roman Catholic and credits his Catholic faith and a priest from his childhood for helping him turn his life around and recognize the seriousness of his faith.
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[29][2] .He married model Rhea Durham on August 1, 2009 in a private Catholic ceremony in Beverly Hills, California.^ Aug 03, 2009 - Mark Wahlberg married Rhea Durham on Saturday at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills.
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^ The Entourage producer married Rhea Durham.
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^ Wahlberg is dating model Rhea Durham .
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[30] .They have four children together, daughters Ella Rae (born in September 2003) and Grace Margaret (born in January 2010), and sons Michael (born in March 2006) and Brendan Joseph (born in September 2008).^ He has two children with Durham Ella Rae born September 2, 2003 and Michael born March 22, 2006.
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^ They also had a son Michael in 2006.
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^ Wahlberg and Durham have three children together: Ella Rae, 5; Michael, 3; and Brendan Joseph, 10 months.
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.Actively involved in charity, Wahlberg established the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation in May 2001 for the purpose of raising and distributing funds to youth service and enrichment programs.^ He is also very involved with his charity, the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation, which benefits inner-city youth.
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^ He established the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation in May 2001 for the purpose of raising and distributing funds to youth service and enrichment programs.
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^ Wahlberg is actively involved in charity.
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[31]
.Wahlberg has four tattoos done by various artists including Paul Timman.^ Wahlberg has four tattoos done by various artists including Paul Timman .

^ Wahlberg has five tattoos done by various artists including Paul Timman.
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[32] .The tattoos include Sylvester the cat with Tweety in his mouth on his ankle, a tattoo of his initials MW with Wahlberg through them on his upper right arm, and a Bob Marley tattoo with "One Love" on his upper left arm.^ Has a tattoo of Bob Marley on his left shoulder.
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^ He has tattoos of Tweetie-Pie and Sylvester on his leg, Bob Marley on his left arm, his own initials on his right, and a rosary around his neck.
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^ Sylvester the cat with Tweety in his mouth on left ankle (covers up an old shamrock tattoo), Bob Marley tattoo with "One Love" on left arm, 'Wahlberg' superimposed on 'MW' along with his birthdate and his parents' intials on right arm and rosary tattoo on chest.
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[33] .The final tattoo, which Wahlberg holds as his most meaningful, is the rosary tattoed around his neck, with a crucifix and the words "In God I Trust" resting over his heart.^ The final tattoo, which Wahlberg holds as his most meaningful, is the rosary tattoed around his neck, with a crucifix and the words "In God I Trust" resting over his heart.

^ Wahlberg has the rosary tattooed around his neck and the words "In God I Trust" inked over his heart.
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^ The final tattoo, which Wahlberg holds as his most meaningful, is the Holy Rosary, tattoed around his neck, with a crucifix and the words "In God I Trust" resting over his heart.
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[33]
His father, a US Army veteran of the Korean War, died on February 14, 2008.[34]

Discography

Marky Mark
Also known as Monk D
Genres Hip hop
Occupations Rapper
Actor
Years active 1991–1998
Labels Interscope/Atlantic
Associated acts The Funky Bunch
Prince Ital Joe
Donnie Wahlberg
New Kids on the Block

With the Funky Bunch

Year Album Chart Positions
US US Hip-Hop Heatseekers
1991 Music for the People 21 - 1
1992 You Gotta Believe 67 66 -
"—" denotes the album failed to chart or not released

With Prince Ital Joe

Year Album
1994 Life in the Streets
1995 The Remix Album

Filmography

Films

Year Film Role Notes
1993 The Substitute Ryan Westerberg TV role as "Marky Mark"
1994 Renaissance Man Private Tommy Lee Haywood
1995 The Basketball Diaries Mickey
1996 Fear David McCall Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Best Villain
1997 Traveller Pat O'Hara
Boogie Nights Eddie Adams/Dirk Diggler Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Cast
Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Cast
1998 The Big Hit Melvin Smiley
1999 The Corruptor Detective Danny Wallace
Three Kings Troy Barlow
2000 The Yards Leo Handler
The Perfect Storm Robert "Bobby" Shatford
2001 Planet of the Apes Captain Leo Davidson
Rock Star Chris "Izzy" Cole
2002 The Truth About Charlie Joshua Peters
2003 The Italian Job Charlie Croker
2004 I Heart Huckabees Tommy Corn Nominated — Chlotrudis Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
2005 Four Brothers Robert "Bobby" Mercer Nominated — Black Reel Award for Best Ensemble Cast
2006 Invincible Vincent "Vince" Francis Papale Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss (shared with Elizabeth Banks)
The Departed Sgt. Sean Dignam Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor
National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Cast
2007 Shooter Gunnery Sgt. Bob Lee Swagger
We Own the Night Captain Joseph "Joe" Grusinsky Nominated — Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Drama
2008 The Happening Elliot Moore
Max Payne Max Payne
2009 The Lovely Bones Jack Salmon
2010 Date Night Claire Foster's client (post-production)
The Fighter "Irish" Mickey Ward (post-production)
The Other Guys Terry Hoitz (Filming)

Producer

Year Film Role Notes
2004 Juvies Producer Documentary
2004—present Entourage Executive producer 72 episodes
2007 BAFTA Television Award for Best International Program
Nominated — 2007, 2008 — Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series
2007 We Own the Night Producer
2008 In Treatment Executive producer 43 episodes
2010 How to Make It in America Executive producer 8 episodes
Future Sharky's Machine remake[35] [36] Executive Producer

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.Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born 1971-06-05) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor and television producer, formerly known as rapper Marky Mark.^ Mark Wahlberg, the artist formerly known as Marky Mark, says he has grown up.
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^ Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5, 1971) is an Academy Award-nominated, BAFTA-winning American actor, former rapper and producer of film and television.
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^ In a previous life Mark Wahlberg was known as rapper 'Marky Mark ' with his band 'the funky bunch'.
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He has also been a fashion model.

Unsourced

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  • Any time someone says you have an opportunity to work with Martin Scorsese you jump at the chance.^ In 2007, he was rewarded for his hard work when he received an Academy Award nomination for The Departed (2006), directed by Martin Scorsese .
    • Mark Wahlberg bio: Max Payne Actor 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.tribute.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Mark Wahlberg bio: We Own the Night Producer 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.tribute.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Marky Mark says the show hasn't been funny in a long time, but can't tell you who's on it.
    • Why can't Mark Wahlberg take a joke? - Test Pattern - msnbc.com 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC testpattern.msnbc.msn.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Wahlberg says he gets bored fast if he tries to work his entire body at one time.
    • How to Train Like Mark Wahlberg | eHow.com 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.ehow.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .
    • His reaction to his Oscar nomination for The Departed (2006))
  • I can't focus on me forever.^ His reaction to his Oscar nomination for The Departed (2006)) I can't focus on me forever.
    • Mark Wahlberg - Wikiquote 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC zh.wikiquote.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    ^ TypePad LiveJournal Blogger MySpace Mark Wahlberg is nominated for an Oscar for The Departed ; HBO's Entourage, which Wahlberg produces, is loosely based on his life.
    • Q & A: Mark Wahlberg - TIME 12 September 2009 13:48 UTC www.time.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ He his longtime girlfriend, model Rhea Durham, had their second child and his career has gone into high-gear with his first Oscar nomination for his role in "The Departed."
    • Mark Wahlberg's Life And Career On Track - The Early Show - CBS News 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.cbsnews.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .Sooner or later, I have to take a backseat to my family.^ Sooner or later, I have to take a backseat to my family.
    • Mark Wahlberg - Wikiquote 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC zh.wikiquote.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    .I want to be there and need to be there.
  • It's a movie my kids can see - my nieces and nephews.^ "What I want to do is I want to raise my kids right.
    • Mark Wahlberg Expecting a Girl - Babies, Mark Wahlberg, Rhea Durham : People.com 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.people.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Mark Wahlberg's Daughter Joy! 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.sassyqarla.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Mark Wahlberg and wife expecting a baby girl | Entertainment in Ireland and Around the World | IrishCentral 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.irishcentral.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ What I want to do is, I want to raise my kids right.
    • Mark Wahlberg's newest girl 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.sheknows.com [Source type: General]

    ^ I want to be there and need to be there.
    • Mark Wahlberg - Wikiquote 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC zh.wikiquote.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    I haven't had that. .None of my nieces and nephews have seen Boogie Nights, thank God!^ None of my nieces and nephews have seen Boogie Nights , thank God!
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    ^ I mean, my record company really didn't even call me and then Boogie Nights came out and they called me every day saying "we gotta make a record".
    • Cranky Critic® StarTalk: Mark Wahlberg 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.crankycritic.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ I do a great impression of Mark Wahlberg in my head, informed mostly by his performances in Boogie Nights and the trailer for “The Happenin’”.
    • The Funky Bunch Have Some Bad News For Mark Wahlberg | Cracked.com 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.cracked.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    I haven't made too many PG movies. .
    • Reflecting on his delight for starring in Disney's Invincible (2006)
  • I've always looked at my career as an athlete would look at his.^ Italian Job Career: "I've always looked at my career as an athlete would look at his.
    • The Mark Wahlberg Picture Pages 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.superiorpics.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Reflecting on his delight for starring in Disney's Invincible (2006) I've always looked at my career as an athlete would look at his.
    • Mark Wahlberg - Wikiquote 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC zh.wikiquote.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    ^ "I've always looked at my career as an athlete would look at his: I won't play forever.
    • Mark Wahlberg Celebrity Profile, News, Gossip & Photos - AskMen.com 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.askmen.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    .I won't play forever.^ I won't play forever.
    • The Mark Wahlberg Picture Pages 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.superiorpics.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    ^ "I've always looked at my career as an athlete would look at his: I won't play forever.
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    .Some don't know when to walk away, but the smart ones do.
  • Marty and I were constantly in this struggle.^ Some don't know when to walk away, but the smart ones do.
    • Mark Wahlberg (I) - Biography 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    ^ Marty and I were constantly in this struggle.
    • Mark Wahlberg (I) - Biography 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    ^ Some don't know when to walk away, but the smart ones do."
    • Mark Wahlberg Celebrity Profile, News, Gossip & Photos - AskMen.com 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC www.askmen.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    I had problems with Marty. He was "I'm Martin Scorsese... da-dee-da." .He was pushing me in different ways.^ He was pushing me in different ways.
    • Mark Wahlberg - Wikiquote 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC zh.wikiquote.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    .But it wasn't just Marty.^ But it wasn`t just Marty.
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    The whole time I was in the character so I was mad at everybody. .It was Leo, Matt and Jack.^ It was Leo , Matt and Jack .
    • Mark Wahlberg - Wikiquote 13 January 2010 17:10 UTC zh.wikiquote.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    Fuck Jack, too. We were able to laugh about it afterwards and we have a great relationship now and we're going to do other stuff in the future.
  • Yeah, I have one...and let me tell you...The Bitches Like to SUCK IT!"
    • In reference to having a third nipple
  • I wanna dedicate this book to my dick
    • In the dedication of his 1992 book "Marky Mark" co-authored with photographer Lynn Goldsmith

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Mark Wahlberg
Born Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg
June 5, 1971 (1971-06-05) (age 39)
Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Other names Marky Mark
Monk D
Awards NBR Award for Best Cast
2006 The Departed

Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5 1971) is an American actor and television producer, who has been nominated for the Academy Award. He was also known as "Marky Mark" at the beginning of his career, when he had become famous as a rap musician with the band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch.

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