What is Mark Wahlberg Net Worth? How much is Mark Wahlberg Earning? Is he richer than Matt Damon?
Mark Wahlberg, born on June 5, 1971, is an American actor and former rapper and model. Full name, Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg, Michael was known as Marky Mark in the beginning of his career.
He has released the albums called Music for the people and You Gotta Believe with the band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. Later during the career transition to acting, he has played in a number of successful movies and television series.
Born in Boston to mother a bank clerk and father a delivery driver, Mark Wahlberg had an upbringing of Roman Catholic. While growing up he developed an addiction to drug, Cocaine. At the age of 15, he has filed a case for two separate incidents.
In one incident he harassed African-American children and in another, he knocked down a Vietnamese man using a big wooden stick. For all these incidents, he served 45 days of the sentence.
He began his successful musical career when in 1990 began recording with a band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. The band recorded hit single Good Vibrations, which got platinum single certification and hit number one on Billboards Hot Singe chart. In 1995, No Mercy his single titled was released in support of his friend Dariusz. A year later, he released a single Hey DJ, and Feel the Vibe in 1997.
Wahlberg made the acting debut in 1993 from the television film, The Substitute. Next year, he made a movie debut alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in The Basketball Diaries. His first lead role starring movie was Fear, screened in 1996. Since then, he has played in a number of movies like Planet of the Apes, The Departed, The Fighter, Ted, Lone Survivor and Transformers: Age of Extinction.