Mark Wahlberg  Bio, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Advertising, and Career

Mark Wahlberg Biography

A native of Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, Mark Wahlberg is an American businessman, actor, and former rapper.

He has acquired multiple accolades, including a BAFTA Award, and nominations for three Golden Globe Awards, nine Primetime Emmy Awards, two Academy Awards, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Mark Wahlberg Age

Wahlberg is  51 years old as of 2022. He was born on 5 June 1971  in Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 5 June every year.

Mark Wahlberg Height

Wahlberg stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 meters) tall and weighs 78 kg (172 pounds).

Mark Wahlberg Education

Wahlberg attended Copley Square High School on Newbury Street in Boston. By age 13, he had developed an addiction to cocaine and other substances; he did not acquire his high school diploma until June 2013, at the age of 42.

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Mark Wahlberg Family

Wahlberg was born and raised in Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, the United States by his devoted and affectionate parents. His mother, Alma Elaine was a bank clerk and a nurse’s aide, and his father, Donald Edmond Wahlberg Sr was a delivery driver and U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. Wahlberg’s parents divorced in 1982; thereafter, he divided his time between them.

He is the youngest of nine siblings, including actor Robert and singer/actor Donnie.

Mark Wahlberg Wife

Wahlberg began dating Rhea Durham in 2001. They had three children during the first seven years of their relationship, and married on August 1, 2009, at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills, near where they live. They had another child five months after their wedding in January 2010.

Mark Wahlberg Net Worth

Wahlberg has an estimated net worth of $400 Million.

Mark Wahlberg Advertising

Wahlberg first portrayed his physique in the “Good Vibrations” music video and most prominently in a series of underwear ads for Calvin Klein (1992) shot by Herb Ritts, following it with Calvin Klein television advertisements.

Magazine and television promotions sometimes featured Wahlberg exclusively or chaperoned by model Kate Moss. Annie Leibovitz also shot a famous session of Wahlberg in underwear for Vanity Fair‘s annual Hall of Fame issue. He also made a workout video titled The Marky Mark Workout: Form… Focus… Fitness (ISBN 1-55510-910-1).

In 2012, Wahlberg started acting as a brand ambassador for Marked, a line of sports nutrition supplements by GNC.

In March 2017, AT&T announced that Wahlberg would become a spokesman and he would create original content for the mobile network division. The deal reportedly paid Wahlberg more than $10 million.

Mark Wahlberg Career

Wahlberg debuted in the film Renaissance Man (1994), and he was described as soldier Tommy Lee Haywood. His first television appearance was The Substitute (1993), portraying him as Ryan Wester Berg.

He debuted as executive producer on the television series Entourage (2004-11) and presented the film We Own The Night (2007) as producer. His upcoming films in 2018 and 2019 are Mile 22 and Insta Family. He is also the producer of these two upcoming films.

Mark Wahlberg Shooter

The shooter is an American action thriller film released in 2007. It is based on the 1993 novel by Stephen Hunter, Point of Impact. Wahlberg plays the role of Bob Lee Swagger, a Force Recon veteran, who is framed for murder.

Mark Wahlberg Tattoos

Wahlberg had nine tattoos when he was young. However, with time and partaking growth, he chose to have the tattoos removed from his body. He chose to remove all his tattoos because of maturity and sensibility. One of Wahlberg’s tattoos was Bob Marley’s drawing.

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