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Mark Wahlberg

Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5, 1971) is an American actor, film and television producer, and former rapper. He was known as Marky Mark in his earlier years, and became famous for his 1991 debut as frontman with the band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. He was named No. 1 on VH1's 40 Hottest Hotties of the 90's. Wahlberg is well known for his roles in films such as Fear (1996), Boogie Nights (1997), Three Kings (1999), The Perfect Storm (2000), Planet of the Apes (2001), Rock Star (2001), The Italian Job (2003), I Heart Huckabees (2004), Four Brothers (2005), The Departed (2006), Invincible (2006), Shooter (2007), Max Payne (2008), The Fighter (2010), Date Night (2010), and Ted (2012). He has also served as the executive producer of the TV series Entourage, Boardwalk Empire and How to Make It in America. Wahlberg was born in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, the youngest of nine children, with siblings Arthur, Jim, Paul, Robert, Tracey, Michelle, Debbie (died in 2003 at age 44), and Donnie. Wahlberg's mother, Alma Elaine (née Donnelly), was a bank clerk and nurse's aide, and Wahlberg's father, Donald Edward Wahlberg, was a Teamster who worked as a

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'Entourage' Creator -- Movie Is A "Go!" -- Cast Hugs It Out

'Entourage'
Movie Is A "Go!" Cast Hugs It Out

You can hug it out now, bitch ... 'cuz the movie version of "Entourage" just got green lit."Entourage" creator and head writer, Doug Ellin sent a simple message: "It's a go. Love you all."Ellin… READ MORE >

Kevin Connolly -- 'Entourage' Movie IS HAPPENING ... All Actors Now On Board

Kevin Connolly
'Entourage' Movie IS HAPPENING All Actors Now On Board

It's not official yet, but the "Entourage" movie is 100% happening -- in fact, production is expected to kick off as soon as January -- so says "Entourage" star Kevin Connolly.Connolly -- who… READ MORE >

- 344 days ago
Jerry Ferrara -- Don't Blame Me Mark Wahlberg ... I'll Do 'Entourage' Movie for Free

Jerry Ferrara
Don't Blame Me Wahlberg I'll Do 'Entourage' for Free

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- 347 days ago
Mark Wahlberg -- 'Greedy' People Holding Up 'Entourage' Movie

Mark Wahlberg
'Greedy' People Holding Up 'Entourage' Movie

Mark Wahlberg -- who inspired and executive produced "Entourage" -- finally revealed the REAL holdup on the "Entourage" movie ... certain people are being way too greedy.There's been talk of an… READ MORE >

- 351 days ago
Mark Wahlberg -- We've Got Your Perfect 'Funky Bunch' Reunion Spot

Yo, Mark Wahlberg!
'Funky Bunch' Reunion Spot ... Available Now

Hey, Mark Wahlberg ... about that Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch reunion you said you were down to do -- someone's now offering up a venue for the highly anticipated event ... TMZ has learned.The… READ MORE >

- 522 days ago
Mark Wahlberg -- Still Down With Funky Bunch & Their Bootyful Names

Mark Wahlberg
Down With Funky Bunch & Their Bootyful Names

Mark Wahlberg's offer to reunite with the Funky Bunch is even more impressive when you realize he'd be sharing the stage with a guy named "Hector the Booty Inspector." Heart o' gold ... that Marky… READ MORE >

- 524 days ago
Mark Wahlberg -- I'd Reunite w/ the Funky Bunch ... FOR BOSTON!

Mark Wahlberg
I'd Reunite w/ the Funky Bunch ... FOR BOSTON!

Feel it, FEEL IT ... Mark Wahlberg just told TMZ he would REUNITE with The Funky Bunch to raise money for the victims of the Boston Marathon Bombing.Wahlberg -- who was born and raised in Boston… READ MORE >

- 524 days ago
Funky Bunch to Mark Wahlberg -- Reunion Would Be 'AMAZING!'

Funky Bunch to Marky Mark:
Reunion Would Be 'AMAZING!'

The Funky Bunch is PUMPED UP ... telling TMZ they heard Mark Wahlberg's comments about a possible reunion and now the guys want Marky Mark to know THEY'RE TOTALLY ON BOARD! Just a few days ago,… READ MORE >

- 573 days ago
Mark Wahlberg -- Michael Jackson, 9/11 Plane Story Is BS

Mark Wahlberg
Michael Jackson, 9/11 Plane Story Is BS

It's an amazing story -- Michael Jackson and Mark Wahlberg fighting over a private plane in the days after 9/11. The only problem ... IT'S JUST NOT TRUE ... this according to sources close to… READ MORE >

- 688 days ago
Michael Jackson & Mark Wahlberg -- Fought Over 9/11 Escape Jet

Michael Jackson
Fought Mark Wahlberg Over 9/11 Escape Jet

Whoever is more famous, gets the private jet ... so said Sony, when Michael Jackson and Mark Wahlberg came to verbal blows over who could use the record label's ride to escape the aftermath of… READ MORE >

- 689 days ago

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