"Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg" is an American actor, producer, model, and former rapper.
He was known as "Marky Mark" in his earlier years, becoming famous for his 1991 debut as frontman with the band Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. He later transitioned to acting, and is now known for his roles in films. Two important roles in the 1990s were the drama Boogie Nights (1997) and the satirical war-comedy Three Kings (1999 film)/Three Kings (1999). In the 2000s, he starred in the biographical disaster drama The Perfect Storm (film)/The Perfect Storm (2000), the science fiction film Planet of the Apes (2001 film)/Planet of the Apes (2001), the musical comedy-drama Rock Star (2001 film)/Rock Star (2001), the heist film The Italian Job (2003 film)/The Italian Job (2003), and the Martin Scorsese-directed crime drama The Departed (film)/The Departed (2006) for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. In the 2010s, he starred in the action comedy The Other Guys (film)/The Other Guys (2010), the biographical sports drama The Fighter (2010 film)/The Fighter (2010), the comedy Ted (film)/Ted (2012), the war film Lone Survivor (film)/Lone Survivor (2013), the crime-comedy-drama Pain & Gain (2013), and the sci-fi action film Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014).If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Mark Wahlberg on Wikipedia.