Mark Wahlberg Bio, Height, Wife, Movies, Net Worth

Mark Wahlberg is a well known American entertainer, producer, and previous rapper. Mark Wahlberg picked up popularity as an individual from the rap bunch Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch and afterward as a Calvin Klein model before propelling an effective movie vocation. Wahlberg was the most youthful of nine kids in a common laborers family living in the Dorchester region of Boston.

Mark Wahlberg Bio, Age

Mark Robert Micheal Wahlberg by his original name. He was conceived on 5 June 1971 of every a poor average worker region in Dorchester of Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an American resident. He is from white Ethnicity. He holds an American nationality.

He is the child of Alma Elaine (Donnelly), a medical attendant’s associate and representative, and Donald Edward Wahlberg, a conveyance driver. Wahlberg is the most youthful of nine kids. He is of Swedish (from his fatherly granddad), French-Canadian, English, Irish and Scottish, plunge. The enormous Wahlberg brood didn’t have a ton growing up, particularly after his folks separated from when he was eleven. About his education, Wahlberg dropped out of secondary school at age fourteen (yet later got his GED) to seek after an existence of negligible wrongdoing and medications. He’d go through his days defrauding and taking, chipping away at the odd medication bargain before getting himself the substances. He got his high school certificate 25 years subsequent to dropping out of the Snowden Global School in Massachusetts (recently known as Copley Square High School).

Mark and Donnie Wahlberg with their siblings.
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Caption: Mark and Donnie Wahlberg with their siblings.

He is the most youthful child of his family. He has 9 siblings. His more established sibling are Arthur Wahlberg, James Wahlberg, Debbie Wahlberg, Michelle Wahlberg, Paul Wahlberg, Tracey Wahlberg, Robert Wahlberg, and Donnie Wahlberg. Robert, Donnie, and Mark are from their mother’s third marriage with Donald Wahlberg. Half-siblings from his father’s side of the family are Scott Wahlberg, Buddy Wahlberg, and Donna Wahlberg. By religion, he is Roman Catholic, despite the church’s opposition he openly supports same-sex marriage. He is Gemini by Zodiac Sign.

Wahlberg, brought into the world the most youthful of nine youngsters all living in a three-room loft, dropped out of school around the age of fourteen and joined a gang.  During this time, he was supposedly in a difficult situation with the law around 20-25 times, for managing drugs and different offenses. He additionally guarantees he got dependent on cocaine during this period.

Mark and Donnie Wahlberg.
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Caption: Mark and Donnie Wahlberg.

What is the Height of Mark Wahlberg?

He has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 84 kg. His hair color is brown and he has brown eyes.

Mark Wahlberg Career

Born in 1971 in Massachusetts, Mark Wahlberg set out on the early existence of wrongdoing before following sibling Donnie into the music business, ascending to distinction as rapper Marky Mark. He went to film during the 1990s, procuring praise for his work in The Basketball Diaries, Boogie Nights, and Three Kings. Wahlberg was involved in the Academy Award-winning films The Departed and The Fighter and has since steadily churned out starring roles in such features as Transformer: Age of Extinction, Ted, and Daddy’s Home. By the time Wahlberg had risen up out of jail, his more established sibling Donnie had soared to fame as one of five new confronted individuals from the pop band New Kids on the Block. Donnie before long chose to enable his more youthful sibling to locate his own specialty in the music business.

Mark Wahlberg in the movie The Departed.
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Caption: Mark Wahlberg in the movie The Departed.

What Mark Wahlberg needed singing capacity, he compensated for in appeal and great looks; he assumed the name of Marky Mark, and with a DJ, reinforcement artists (named “the Funky Bunch”) and Donnie’s delivering help, he recorded a presentation album, Music for the People (1991). Driven by the success of the hit singles “Good Vibrations” and “Wildside” — and by Marky Mark’s readiness to discard his clothes onstage and in his videos — the album went platinum. One of popular music’s most sweltering new products, Wahlberg (and his rock hard physical make-up) turned out to be considerably progressively universal when he marked a two-year contract with the creator Calvin Klein to show clothing. His unruly open persona — he used to be associated with a much-discussed fight with Madonna’s company at a Los Angeles dance club — just served to build his mainstream request, until news started surfacing about his criminal past and his potential bigot and homophobic tendencies.

After showing up in a 1993 TV film, The Substitute, Wahlberg made his big-screen debut in Penny Marshall’s Renaissance Man (1994), playing one of a group of Army recruits taught by Danny DeVito’s ex-advertising salesman. His innate screen presence led to his casting in his breakthrough role, that of the drug-addled best friend of Leonardo DiCaprio’s character in The Basketball Diaries (1995), a small-scale but acclaimed film based on poet-musician Jim Carroll’s autobiography of his adolescent struggles with heroin addiction.

Mark Wahlberg alongside Leonardo dicaprio.
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Caption: Mark Wahlberg alongside Leonardo dicaprio.

After two more eye-catching exhibitions in Fear (1996) and Traveller (1997), Wahlberg cemented his artistic and commercial reputation with a starring role as dishwasher turned porn star Eddie Adams (a.k.a. Dirk Diggler) in Paul Thomas Anderson’s buzzworthy Boogie Nights (1997). Though his next two films — The Big Hit (1998) and The Corruptor (1999) — were less than successful, Wahlberg returned with a bang in the acclaimed Three Kings (1999). The film co-starred George Clooney, Ice Cube, and Spike Jonze as renegade U.S. servicemen in the Persian Gulf during the aftermath of the 1991 Gulf War conflict.

In 2000 Wahlberg re-cooperated with Clooney (and Diane Path) in The Ideal Tempest, an adjustment of Sebastian Junger’s top rated record of a vessel loaded with anglers trapped in a stellar tempest in the North Atlantic. In late 2000, Wahlberg co-featured with Joaquin Phoenix and James Caan in the wrongdoing dramatization The Yards. The next year, he took on a headbanging job in Rock Star, close by Jennifer Aniston, and the title job of a change of the exemplary Planet of the Apes, with Tim Roth and Helena Bonham Carter.

In 2003 Wahlberg co-featured with Charlize Theron in the heist spine chiller The Italian Job and followed by joining Lily Tomlin, Jude Law, Naomi Watts, and Dustin Hoffman for the 2004 existential parody I Heart Huckabees. In 2006 Wahlberg got his first Academy Award nomination for his work on the crime drama The Departed. The Martin Scorsese film also starred Jack Nicholson, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Matt Damon.

Two years after thriller movie “The Happening” in 2008, which was the disappointment both critically and commercially; he earned raves for his starting role in the gritty 2010 boxing film “The Fighter” where he helped producing and the movie was based on the life of boxer Micky Ward and were nominated for the Best picture movie. In 2012 he starred in the hit comedy Ted with Seth MacFarlane and he played for. He came back a challenging movie dedicated to a real-life US army named “Lone Survivor” in 2013. Then he starts doing Transformers series in Transformers; Age of Extinction (2014).

Mark Wahlberg in the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction.
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Caption: Mark Wahlberg in the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction.

He filled in as an official producer on such TV programs such as Entourage, In Treatment, and Boardwalk Empire. In 2014 Wahlberg launched another small-screen project, appearing as himself, along with brothers Donnie and Paul, on Wahlburgers. Airing on A&E, the show focuses on (and takes its name from) the Wahlberg family’s hamburger restaurant in Hingham, Massachu setts, as well as the brothers’ quirks and interactions. The series received a warm reception from the start and continues to date.

Who is Mark Wahlberg Married to?

Rhea Durham and Mark Wahlberg have been married for 8 years. They got married on August 1, 2009, at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills with his closest friends and relatives. They were dating for 4 years after getting together in 2001 The couple had three children, daughter Ella, and sons Michael and Brendan, before tying the knot. In 2010 they welcomed their fourth child together, daughter Grace Margaret.

Mark Wahlberg and wife Rhea Durham.
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Caption: Mark Wahlberg and wife Rhea Durham.

What is the Net Worth of Mark Wahlberg?

As of 2020, he has a net worth of $300 million.

Is Mark Wahlberg active on Instagram?

He is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has 15.5 million followers on Instagram, he also has 3.9 million followers on Twitter. Likewise, he has 20.24 million followers on his Facebook page.



Facts of Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg

  • Gender Male
  • full nameMark Robert Michael Wahlberg
  • nicknamesMark
  • birthplaceDorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Date of Birth June 05, 1971
  • Age 52 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundWhite
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$300 million
  • professionActor
  • weight84 Kg
  • height5 feet 8 inches
  • hair colorBrown
  • eye colorBrown

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