He is now an extremely successful businessman, investor and producer of entertainment. Mark Wahlberg has a net worth of $400 million.
Mark Robert Michael Wahlberg was born on the 5th of June 1971. He was born in Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts. He is the youngest of nine kids.
A troubled teenager aged 16 was sentenced to two years in jail after pleading for felony assault after the brutal assault of two Vietnamese men in 1988.
He was sentenced to only a 45-day sentence. He also participated in assaults on different kinds of African American children, which involved shouting racist epithets.
Wahlberg began his career in music as an artist, "Marky Mark," following in the footsteps of his elder sister Donnie Wahlberg, who was an active member of the boy band New Kids on the Block.
The year 1992 was the time Wahlberg got a contract as a fashion model for Calvin Klein underwear. His picture was prominently featured on the Times Square billboard for much of the year.
He made his debut on the big screen with "Renaissance Man" . However, it wasn't until 1995's feature film "The Basketball Diaries" alongside L DiCaprio that he began receiving notice of reviewers.
His first role as a starring actor in a film was "Fear" (1996), and his subsequent films "Boogie Nights" (1997) and "Three Kings" (1999) earned him praise.
The company has 49 Wahlburger outlets around the world. According to the company, it earns over $100 million in revenue annually.
Mark Walhberg has a net worth of $400 million. The rapper first gained fame through his rap name, "Marky Mark".