Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg’s full name is Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg. He is a businessman, producer, American actor and a former rapper and model. He was using Marky Mark as his stage name in his early time, when he was performing like the front man for funky bunch and Marky Mark. They were able to release the album like You Gotta Believe and Music for the People. He later went to acting and started to appear in many movies including Boogie Nights and the Three Kings in the year 1990s. In the year 2000s, he was in the biographical disaster drama called The Perfect Storm, in the Planet of the Apes and in the Departed. He was in the action comedy called The Other Guys where he was with Will Ferrell. He was in the biographical sports drama called The Fighter and in the Comedy Ted. He was also in the war film Lone Survivor and in the science fiction action film called Transformers: Age of Extinction and others.

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From his bio, Mark Wahlberg was born in Dorchester, in the city of Boston in Massachusetts. He is the youngest child in the family of nine children. Other family members include actor-singer Donnie and actor Robert. His mother called Alma Elaine, worked as nurse’s aide and a bank clerk. His father is Donald E Wahlberg and he was working as delivery driver. His parents decided to divorce in 1982 and he had to spend his time between the two. His father was born from Irish and Swedish descent and his mother is of French Canadian, English and Irish ancestry. From his mother, Mark Wahlberg is a distant relative of Nathaniel Hawthorne. He was raised Roman Catholic and he went to Copley Square High school and he did not graduate. He got a high school diploma in 2013.

From his biography, Mark Wahlberg started to abuse substances including cocaine when he was 13 years old and at the age of 15, a case was filed against him for the involvement of harassing of African-American children. He also attacked two Vietnamese men and called them names. He was charged for attempted murder, he pleaded guilty to the assault and he was sentenced for 2 years in prison.

Mark Wahlberg was dating Soleil Moon Frye. Afterwards, he was in relationship with Rhea Durham and they got married in 2009. The wedding was in Good Shepherd Catholic Church of Beverly Hills. With his wife they have four children, two daughters and two sons. He took his children to visit his old home to know how lucky they are. He was supposed to be in the American Airlines flight 11 which crushed on September 11, 2001 but he changed his plans the day before. Mark Wahlberg has a net worth of over 200 million dollars. He is tall and his height is 5 feet with 8 inches.

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Net Worth 2021: 350 million
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Last Modified: Feb 19 2023
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