Mark Wahlberg (full name- Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg) is an American actor, producer, restaurant owner, and former rapper. He is also known by his former stage name Marky Mark from his career with the group Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, having released with him the albums Music for the People and You Gotta Believe.
American famous actor Mark Wahlberg is one of the respected artists who have to transform himself a teen pop star into a world knew celebrity actor.
Mark Wahlberg Biography
Famous As: Mark Wahlberg
Profession: Actor, Film Producer, Model, Rapper, Singer, Songwriter
Mark Wahlberg Age: 47 years
Birthday: June 5, 1971
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A
Birth Sign: Gemini
Mark Wahlberg Height: 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Body Measurements: 46 – 35 – 16
Mark Wahlberg Net Worth: $225 Million
Salary: Under Review
Born Name: Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg
Nickname: Marky Mark, Monk D
Religion: Roman Catholic
Sexual Orientation: straight
Body Shape: Straight
Shoe Size: 9.5 (US)
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Dark Brown
School: Copley Square High School
Father: Donald Edward Wahlberg
Mother: Alma Elaine (Née Donnelly)
Brother(s): Arthur Wahlberg (Older Brother), Jim Wahlberg (Older Brother), Paul Wahlberg (Older Brother), Robert Wahlberg (Older Brother) (Actor), Donald “Donnie” Wahlberg (Older Brother) (Singer, actor, film producer)
Sister(s): Tracey Wahlberg (Older Sister), Michelle Wahlberg (Older Sister), Debbie Wahlberg (Older Sister (died in 2003 at age 43)
Marital Status: Married
Mark Wahlberg Wife/ Spouse: Rhea Durham (2001-Present)
Relationship With: Rachel Hunter (2000), Frida Andersson (2000), Jordana Brewster (2000-2001), Rhea Durham (2001-Present)
Children: (Two daughters and Two sons) Brendan Joseph, Ella Rae, Grace Margaret, Michael Robert
Wahlberg was the youngest son of nine children in a working-class poor family who lived in the Dorchester area of Boston. His parents divorced when he was a child, and he left high school at the age of 14. Wilberg lived a tumultuous life, being involved in the robbery, drug trafficking, drug abuse, and violence. At the age of 16, he was convicted of assault and sentenced to imprisonment; It ultimately served 45 days.
Upon his release, his older brother Donnie, who was then a member of the hit band New Kids on the Block, helped him start his music career. In 1990, Mark styled himself as Marky Mark and posed as Marcy Mark and Funky Bunch. The band’s debut album, Music for the People (1991), which included collaborative work and arrangements for Brother Donnie, was a modest success and spawned two singles, “Good Vibrations” and “Wildside”. In supporting shows and videos, Marky Mark was prone to be stripped, and his body earned him more fans than he raped.
Hired by fashion design firm Calvin Klein as a lingerie model, the billboard, TV, and print photo campaign brought him the fame that overshadowed his music career. However, his “bad boy” image proved to be a mixed blessing, and Wahlberg decided to ditch his Marky Mark character and pursue an acting career.
Mark Wahlberg family
His mother, Alma Eileen, was a bank clerk and assistant nurse, and his father, Donald E. Wahlberg, father, was a delivery driver.
Wahlberg was brought up with a Roman Catholic upbringing and attended Copley Square High School on Newbury Street in Boston. He never graduated, and thus did not obtain his high school diploma until June 2013.
Wahlberg later moved on to acting, appearing in films like Boogie Nights and therefore the satirical war comedy-drama Three Kings during the 1990s. In 2000, he starred in the biographical disaster drama the right Storm, the fantasy film Planet of the Apes, the heist film The Italian Job, and Martin Scorsese’s new crime drama The Departed, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
In 2010, he starred in the action-comedy film The Other Guys alongside Will Ferrell, the biographical sports drama The Fighter (for which he received an Academy Award nomination as Producer for Best Picture), the comedy Ted, the war film Lone Survivor, the crime comedy Pain & Gain, the science fiction film Transformers: Age of Extinction, the disaster film Deepwater Horizon, and the movie Patriots Day.
Wahlberg has been in a relationship with model Rhea Durham since 2001, and they got married on August 1, 2009, at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills. The couple has four children: two daughters, Ella and Grace, and two sons: Michael and Brendan.
Wahlberg established the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation in May 2001 for the aim of raising and distributing funds for youth service and enrichment programs. Wahlberg is active with the great Shepherd Center for Homeless Women and youngsters.
Mark Wahlberg age, height, and measurements
Mark Wahlberg’s age is 49 years. Mark Wahlberg’s height is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) and his weight is 172 lbs (78 kg). Body Measurements 46 – 35 – 16 and his zodiac sign is Gemini.
Social media profiles:
He is active and very much popular on social media. He has 16m followers on his Instagram account and 3.9m followers on his Twitter account.