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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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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 >

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 >

- 611 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 >

- 613 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 >

- 613 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 >

- 662 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 >

- 777 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 >

- 778 days ago
Teddy Ruxpin Creator -- I've Got a Serious Beef with 'Ted'

Teddy Ruxpin Creator
I've Got a Serious Beef with 'Ted'

The guy who created Teddy Ruxpin isn't exactly flattered that his creation got a shout-out in Seth MacFarlane's new movie "Ted" ... in fact, he wishes the movie had NEVER been made at all.You… READ MORE >

- 912 days ago
'Ted' -- Instant Sex Symbol in Plushie Community

'Ted'
Instant Sex Symbol in Plushie Community

One of the stars of the movie "Ted" is quickly emerging as a sex symbol ... but it ain't Mark Wahlberg ... it's the stuffed animal. Turns out, Ted has become a breakout star in the Plushie… READ MORE >

- 913 days ago
Mark Wahlberg -- Did Someone Order Beefcake?

Mark Wahlberg
Did Someone Order Beefcake?

Mark Wahlberg continued his recent trend of strutting around the set of his new movie looking totally jacked ... spotted yesterday in Miami in what appears to be nothing but an apron and a pair of… READ MORE >

- 974 days ago

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