Facts of Mark Wahlberg
|Full Name:||Mark Wahlberg|
|Birth Date:||May 5, 1971|
|Profession:||Actor, Producer, Businessman, Former Model, Rapper|
|Saying:||“You got to have faith. Look at all the junk and see the treasure.”|
|Height:||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Married||Rhea Durham (2009)|
|Net Worth||$225 million|
|Eye Color||Hazel Brown|
|Birth Place||Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts|
|Ethnicity||Mixed (Irish, Swedish, English, French-Canadian, Scottish)|
|Education||Copley Square High School|
|Siblings||Donnie, Paul, Robert, Jim, Arthur, Tracey, Debbie, and Scott Wahlberg|
|Kids||Ella Rae Wahlberg, Brendan Joseph Wahlberg, Grace Margaret Wahlberg, Michael Wahlberg|
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Mark Wahlberg is an American actor, producer, former model, as well as a rapper. He is famous as Marky Mark in his early career as frontman for the group Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch.
Early Life of Wahlberg
Mark Wahlberg was born as Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg on 5 June 1971, in Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Currently, he is 48 years old and his sun sign is Gemini. He is the youngest of nine children of Alma Elaine and Donald E. Wahlberg, Sr. His mother was a bank clerk and a nurse. His father was a delivery driver. They divorced in 1982.
His nationality is American and he is of the mixed ethnicity of Irish, Swedish, English, French-Canadian, and Scottish. Mark has eight siblings: Donnie Wahlberg, Paul Wahlberg, Robert Wahlberg, Jim Wahlberg, Arthur Wahlberg, Tracey Wahlberg, Debbie Wahlberg, and Scott Wahlberg.
Among them, Robert Wahlberg is an actor and Donnie Wahlberg is also actor-singer. He studied at Copley Square High School on Newbury Street in Boston. Since he was 13, he had an addiction to cocaine and other substances.
How is the Body Measurement of Actor?
Wahlberg has a perfect height of 5 feet 8 inches along with a body weight of 78 kg. Similarly, he has a black hair color and his eye color is hazel brown. His waist size is 35 inches or 89 cm.
How much is Mark Wahlberg Net Worth and Salary?
Currently, his net worth is $225 million dollars and earns around $29 million annually. Therefore, he is considered to be the wealthiest actors of Hollywood. AS he is still working as an American actor, producer, businessman, former model, and former rapper, he earns a decent amount of money.
In addition, his film, ‘The Truth About Charlie’ earned him $10 million, and ‘Planet of the Apes’ earned him $8 million. Likewise, his film ‘The Fighter’ made a profit of $135 million.
Besides this, in 2013, he appeared in ‘2 Guns’ and ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ earning $27 million for both films. Furthermore, in 2013 and 2014, Mark earned $32 million and $52 million respectively from all endeavors. In the year 2011, he made $30 million, which included profits from his older films.
Apart from that, sponsorships and featuring in programs earn him around $6 million. He built his house from scratch on a 6-acre land he bought for $8 million in 2009.
Additionally, the 30,000 sq ft mansion is fully equipped with over the top amenities like putting green, full-sized basketball court, guesthouse, an outdoor loggia, large motor court, three-car garage, a pool complete with slides. Presently, the house was valued at $200 million.
Who is Mark Wahlberg Wife?
Wahlberg is a married man for a long time. He is married to the famous model Rhea Durham. The couple got married on 1 August 2009. Mark and Rhea together have four children named Ella Rae Wahlberg, Brendan Joseph Wahlberg, Grace Margaret Wahlberg, and Michael Wahlberg.
Their marriage ceremony was held at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills. The duo has been married for over ten years now and their relationship is going very well.
Previously, he dated American actress Traci Bingham in 1991. In the 1990s, he dated famous personalities such as Kate Moss, Savannah, Reese Witherspoon, Tammy Pobi, and China Chow. After that, he dated Rachel Hunter and Jordana Brewster in the early 2000s.
Nevertheless, Mark has been criticized a few times for being rude and racist.
Initially, Mark came to fame as the younger brother of Donnie Wahlberg of the successful boy band, New Kids on the Block. In the year 1995, he released “No Mercy” in support of Dariusz Michalczewski. He also appears in the music video of the song.
In 2000, he appeared in the Black Label Society music video for “Counterfeit God”. In the year 1993, Wahlberg did his acting debut in the TV film The Substitute and again came with film Renaissance Man the next year.
From that, he got positive reviews after films such as Boogie Nights Three Kings, The Perfect Storm, and Four Brothers. Since then, he has appeared in numerous movies.
Mark Wahlberg starred in the American football drama Invincible in 2006, for which he was nominated for MTV Movie Awards for Best Kiss. He was also the executive producer of the HBO series Entourage from 2004 to 2011. In the year 2014, Wahlberg was the producer of the reality show Breaking Boston.
Concerning his awards, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for his work in Homeland in 2012. Besides this, he has also won several awards and honors.