Mark Wahlberg

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Mark Wahlberg
Wahlberg at the Australian premiere of Contraband, February 2012
Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg

(1971-06-05) June 5, 1971 (age 52)
Other namesMarky Mark
SpouseRhea Durham
AwardsNBR Award for Best Cast
2006 The Departed

BAFTA Awards

  • Best International Programme
2007 Entourage

Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg (born June 5, 1971) is an American actor and television and movie producer. His father was of Swedish and Irish descent, and his mother is of Irish, Scottish, English ancestry.[1] He has been nominated for an Academy Award. He was also known as "Marky Mark" at the beginning of his career, when he had become famous as a rap musician with the band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch after a brief time as a member of New Kids on the Block.

Wahlberg was convicted of assault when he was 16, for which he was imprisoned. He is a Roman Catholic.[2]

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  1. "Ancestry of Mark Wahlberg". Archived from the original on January 27, 2014. Retrieved January 10, 2014.
  2. "Hello profile". Archived from the original on 2012-11-07. Retrieved 2012-10-25.

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