Birthday:June 5, 1971
Mark Wahlberg is an actor and producer who was born on June 5, 1971 in Boston, Massachusetts. Wahlberg started his career in entertainment at age 13 in the boy band New Kids on the Block. Later, rapping as “Marky Mark,” he formulated and led the group Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, with which he released the debut album Music for the People. His debut film was TV movie The Substitute, and he later starred in various films such as Fear, Shooter, and Contraband. He was nominated for an Oscar for his supporting role in the film The Departed, and he was nominated again as a producer of the acclaimed film The Fighter, in which he also starred. Wahlberg has served as Executive Producer on a number of successful TV series, such as Entourage, Boardwalk Empire, Ballers and Wahlburgers.