Mark WahlbergLast updated: February 26, 2020
- 5 Jun 1971Age: 48
- United States
- Zodiac sign Gemini
- Sexual orientation Straight
- Height: 5.8 ft
- Weight: 172 lb
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Hazel
Who Is Mark Wahlberg?
Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg was born on the 5th of June, 1971, in Boston. He started his career with music. Mark is a multi-talented man, and he has taken acting to a new level.
Mark Wahlberg is best known for his appearances in movies such as Boogie Nights, The Departed, The Fighter and the Transformers franchise.
Mark attended Copley Square High School in Boston, Massachusetts, but didn’t graduate. He dropped out at the age of 13. In June 2013, he got his high-school diploma.
- Birth Name: Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg
- Nationality: American
- Nickname: Marky Mark, Monk D
- Religion: Roman Catholicism
- Ethnicity: White
- Father: Donald Edward Wahlberg
- Mother: Alma Elaine (née Donnelly)
- Siblings: Brothers - Arthur Wahlberg, Jim Wahlberg, Paul Wahlberg, Robert Wahlberg (Actor), Donald “Donnie” Wahlberg (Actor). Sisters - Tracey Wahlberg, Michelle Wahlberg, Debbie Wahlberg (Older Sister (died at age 43)
- Boston accent
- Often plays tough, no-nonsense characters, with sarcastic sense of humor
- Frequently plays law enforcement officials, military personnel or criminals in his films
Mark Wahlberg Movies
Mark Wahlberg Wife, Girlfriend
American model Rhea Durham and actor Mark Wahlberg have been married for 10 years. They dated for a couple of years, before engaging in 2005. After 4 years of engagement they married on 1st Aug 2009 at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills. They have 4 children, Ella Rae (born – September 2, 2003), Michael Robert (born – March 21, 2006), Brendan Joseph (born – September 16, 2008), and Grace Margaret (born – January 11, 2010).
- Jessica Alba ( 2003) In December 2003, Mark was rumored to have an encounter with actress Jessica Alba.
- Cynthia Kirchner (2002) In 2002, Wahlberg was rumored to have had a fling with American model, Cynthia Kirchner.
- Rhea Durham (2001 - Present) Rhea Durham and Mark Wahlberg have been married for 10 years.
- Rachel Hunter (2000) In 2000, Mark Wahlberg dated New Zealand model, Rachel Hunter for a couple of months.
- Frida Andersson (2000) Mark Wahlberg is rumored to have hooked up with Swedish model Frida Andersson in 2000.
- Jordana Brewster (2000 - 2001) From 2000 until June 2001, the actors Mark Wahlberg and Jordana Brewste dated each other.
- Jaime Rishar (1998) Jaime Rishar is rumored to have hooked up with Mark Wahlberg in 1998.
- China Chow (1997 - 2000) Mark Wahlberg and China Chow dated from 1997 to 2000.
- Tammy Pobi (1997) Tammy Pobi is rumored to have hooked up with Mark Wahlberg in 1997.
- Reese Witherspoon (1995 - 1997) Mark Wahlberg is rumored to have hooked up with Reese Witherspoon in 1995.
- Savannah (1993) Mark Wahlberg and Savannah dated in 1993.
- Shannen Doherty (1992) Mark Wahlberg is rumored to have hooked up with Shannen Doherty in Sep 1992.
- Kate Moss (1992) Kate Moss and Mark Wahlberg dated in 1992.
- Soleil Moon Frye (1992 - 1993) Mark Wahlberg and Soleil Moon Frye dated from 1992 to 1993.
- Traci Bingham (1991) Traci Bingham and Mark Wahlberg dated in 1991.
Mark Wahlberg Quotes
- "I've always wanted to do right in life. But the wanting and the doing aren't quite the same thing." - Mark Wahlberg
- "I'm the guy who does his job. You must be the other guy." - Mark Wahlberg
- "I see a guy getting old. I try to not look in the mirror too much." - Mark Wahlberg
- "Hopefully, we're still living in the land of second chances." - Mark Wahlberg
- "I never lie. I believe everything I say, so its not a lie." - Mark Wahlberg
- "For me, family always comes first I would do anything to protect them." - Mark Wahlberg
- "I attribute all of my success to my Catholic faith. My faith has given me the ability to be a good father, a good husband and most importantly a good person." - Mark Wahlberg
- "Music is my life. The last job I had, I was a bricklayer’s apprentice. And I was happy with that job, too, because it was something that made me feel good. To build a wall for the side of a building felt really good to me." - Mark Wahlberg
- "I work as hard as anybody will ever work and I like that. That’s why I’ve been successful and that is when I feel good about myself. If I do my damnedest and don’t succeed, I feel good about the effort." - Mark Wahlberg
Mark Wahlberg House
Where does Mark Wahlberg live?
The contemporary, yet majestic Richard Landry estate, sits on a 6.14-acre lot in the gated community of Beverly Park. It’s about 30,000 square feet with plenty of room for his family of six.
Location: Beverly Hills
Price: $8 million
Mark Wahlberg Cars
- Lamborghini Diablo
- Bentley Mulsanne
- Mercedes-Benz SLS
- Cadillac Escalade
- Bentley Azure
Mark Wahlberg Hobbies
Mark Wahlberg Tattoos
- Mark Wahlberg has got a tattoo on his upper right arm with his initials MW.
- Mark has a religious tattoo of a rosary with a crucifix inked around his neck.
- Right below Mark’s rosary tattoo on his chest are the words “In God I Trust”.
- Bob Marley Tattoo on upper left arm.
- Sylvester the Cat with Tweety Bird in his mouth on his left ankle.
Mark Wahlberg Fears and Phobias
- Roller coaster rides
Mark Wahlberg Facts & Trivia
Is of Swedish, Irish, German and French Canadian descent.
Dropped out of school when he was age 13.
Was a drug dealer as a young teenager.
Known for being very nice and polite to fans who recognize him on the street.
He was considered for the role of Brian O’Conner in The Fast and the Furious (2001), which went to the late Paul Walker.
Former baseball player, Derek Jeter is a big fan of him.
He was born with a third nipple.
Best Supporting Actor in The Departed (2006)
Best International in Entourage (2004)
Best Supporting Actor in The Departed (2006)
Best Actor in The Fighter (2010)
Best Ensemble Cast in The Fighter (2010)
Best On-Screen Duo in Ted (2012)