Mark Wahlberg Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career
Mark Wahlberg Net Worth 2020 – Mark Wahlberg is an American actor, producer, businessman, former model, and rapper.
He was known as Marky Mark in his early career as frontman for the group Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch.
As an actor, he is famous for the movies Boogie Nights, The Fighter, Max Payne, Ted, Planet of the Apes, The Italian Job, Transformers: Age of Extinction, Daddy’s Home, and Lone Survivor.
He also served as executive producer of the hit HBO series Entourage and Boardwalk Empire.
Mark was born on 5 June 1971, in Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. His full name is Mark Robert, Michael Wahlberg.
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. His parents divorced in 1982.
After that, he divided his time between them. Mark’s siblings include actor Robert and actor-singer Donnie.
His nationality is American and he is of the mixed ethnicity of Irish, Swedish, English, French-Canadian, and Scottish.
Since he was 13, he had an addiction to cocaine and other substances.
He attended Copley Square High School on Newbury Street in Boston. He never graduated, and so did not receive his high school diploma until June 2013.
Mark Wahlberg embarked on the early life of crime before following brother Donnie into the music business, rising to fame as rapper Marky Mark.
He turned to film in the 1990s, earning acclaim for his work in The Basketball Diaries, Boogie Nights and Three Kings.
Wahlberg was involved in the Academy Award-winning films The Departed and The Fighter and has since steadily churned out starring roles in such features as Transformer: Age of Extinction, Ted and Daddy’s Home.
In 2000, he appeared in the Black Label Society music video for “Counterfeit God“. In 1993, Wahlberg made his acting debut in the TV film The Substitute.
His big-screen debut came the next year with film Renaissance Man. He earned positive reviews after films such as Boogie Nights Three Kings, The Perfect Storm, and Four Brothers.
Since then, he has appeared in numerous movies. He was ranked #1 on VH1’s “Hottest Hotties of the 90’s”.
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 2014, Wahlberg was the producer of the reality show Breaking Boston.
In 2012, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for his work in Homeland. He has also won several awards and honors.
Mark Wahlberg Net Worth
Mark Wahlberg has a net worth of $255 million.