- Birthday5th Jun, 71
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusMarried
We all are aware of Mark Wahlberg’s celebrity fame factor. An actor who has been nominated for the Oscars for the movie The Departed apart from performing par excellence in films like Three Kings, Boogie Nights and The Lovely Bones is what Mark Wahlberg is all about to be a bit precise. Overcoming his childhood issues filled with difficulties, now he’s known as one of the charismatic men in the Hollywood industry. Apart form the above mentioned movies; Wahlberg has also worked in super hits like The Italian Job, Planet of the Apes, The Fighterand so on.
The Academy Award nominee has an earning of $28 Million per annum as calculated by some research based organizations. An actor like him has a very high demand in the industry because of his remarkable performances in some blockbuster movies like that of The Fighter where he was the producer as well. Till date his costliest movie was The Truth About Charlie that released in the year 2002 fetched him a lump sum of $10,000,000 while the highest-grossing flick Planet of the Apes of 2001 got him $8,000,000. He is one of the highest paid actors in the industry.
Mark Wahlberg happens to be one of the highest paid actors in the film industry in the midst of legendary actors like Brad Pitt, Tom Hanks, Jackie Chan and so on. He owns a huge estate in Beverly Hills, which is listed for sale at a sum of $14 Million. The producer cum actor is trying to sell his property as he is spending some of his moolah in building that has a size of 33,000 square feet. A high-profile actor like him is expected to have an elite class of living. Moreover, the normal expenditures are a part of everyday life of Mark so it is better not specified.
During the ‘90s, Mark Wahlberg had dated Soleil Moon Fyre, former child actress. Later Mark got into a relationship with Rhea Durham in the year 2001 and got married to her in the year 2009 on August 1 at a Beverly Hills Church. Presently they have four kids, Ella Rae, Brendan Joseph, Michael Robert and Grace Margaret. He believes in teaching them what hard work actually is instead of giving them a luxurious life. His father died on February 14, 2008; he was a veteran in the US army of the Korean War. However, he is a devoted Roman Catholic who believes in attending daily Mass.
Family & relationships
Beverly Hills home
Mark Wahlberg owns a plush home in Beverly Hills, which he bought in late 2001 for an estimated hefty sum. Mark's 15,000-square-foot Beverly Hills house is currently listed in market.
Location: The plush home is located in Beverly Hills, California, USA.
Accommodation: Spread over 15,000-square-foot, the plush home features a master suite with separate baths and four extra bedrooms, dining and living rooms. In total the house includes five bedrooms and ten and a half bathrooms. The home also includes a screening room and a chef’s kitchen. The screening room features a giant screen for playing movies while the marvelous dining area features a hanging chandelier and holds space for up to ten people. The well equipped kitchen incorporates almost everything to make a tasty dish ready in quick time. One of the bathrooms features a hairstyling station with a salon chair and shampoo bowl.
Features: The property also includes 2,500-square-foot well equipped gym featuring a boxing ring, a two-story guest house featuring 2-bedrooms and 2-baths. The home also includes a sports court for playing basketball, racquetball or tennis. Other noted features include a media room, a wet bar, a putting green, grotto and cabanas and an outdoor pool with waterfall. The Mediterranean-style estate also includes a marvelous Playboy-mansion-worthy pool featuring grotto and offering sweeping canyon views.
The kitchen hall
The expansive dining room
The Patio space
The contemporary bathroom
The interiors are simple
The screen hall
The huge sports court
The two story gym
Actor and producer Mark Wahlberg drives around in his ultra-long, super-luxurious Bentley Azure, a quintessential British car arrives as a 4-seater convertible with a soft top and a hard-hitting engine which is able to churn up 500 horsepowers and 740 pound-feet of torque. With triple-zone climate control, iPod/USB interface, luxurious leather upholstery, veneer trim and all the modern day electronics, this model packs features aplenty. Its 6.75-liter V8 is able to speed it to 100 km/h in 5.2 seconds giving it a top speed of nearly 300 km/h.
Mark Wahlberg travels in style, driving his Porsche Panamera alongside his wife in Hollywood. The Panamera ranks #1 in Super Luxury Cars 2012 based on performance, safety, reliability and luxury. The versatility of this luxury 4-door hatchback is shown through its ample passenger room, luggage space and powerful sporty ride. It holds under its hood a 3.6-liter V6 rated at 300 bhp with options of a turbo upgrade which is a 4.8 liter V8. The materials used in the construction of the cabin are all high grade. Though the exterior styling is a bit controversial, the interior styling is thumbs up all the way. This car also is available as a hybrid variant.
Mark Wahlberg put his metallic black Cadillac Escalade ESV up for sale at the online auction site ebay.com on July 2012. The base price of the SUV was first set to $75,000 but in the end the final sale price of approximately $130,000 far exceeded all expectations. Wahlberg had extensively customized the interiors of the Escalade one year back prior to the auction to suit his needs and fitted it with ergonomic recliner seats, an automated partition, retracting table tops at the back seat and a DirecTV satellite link with LCD monitors.
This year, the noted American actor film & TV producer, and former rapper Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg who released 2 films and worked on 4 more which will hit the world-wide box-office in the near-future was spotted enjoying a much-needed break in the ultimate tourist destination Hawaii. Accompanied by his loving family, his gorgeous wife Rhea and their 4 children, the Boston-born star enjoyed the vacation time at the sunny beach, in the idyllic sea, thus making the most of the tropical climate and ocean.
Location: Famously referred to as "Big Island", Hawaii is located in the northern side of Pacific Ocean, and is the largest island in United States.
Accommodation: One of the most widely visited islands in USA, Hawaii offers welcoming atmosphere along with perfect blend of service, ambiance, and a wide range of well-appointed accommodations options. On this archipelago with over 400 beaches, no one can fall short of accommodations. However, some of the best 5-star accommodation options on this heavenly island include Hilton waikoloa village (Waikoloa), Ritz Carlton (Kapalua), Wailea beach villas (Maui), Fairmont kea lani resort (Wailea Maui), to name a few.
Special Attraction: Surrounded with water from all the sides, Hawaii which is one of the world's most popular wedding and honeymoon destinations is truly a paradise for the people who love to spend their holidays on beach.
Islands on the beach offer a number of tricky golf courses, set against a backdrop of breathtaking scenery.
The island features alluring beaches, unrivaled scenery, nearly consistent weather and many diverse micro-environments, which make it suitable to explore any time of the year.