Mark Wahlberg has been in Hollywood for over two decades. From rapping to modeling to acting, it sometimes feels like he’s done it all. He went from being wild and out of control to being the ultimate family man, winning all of our hearts in the process. Since his birthday is coming up, here are 10 things you didn’t know about the hot movie star:
Born and raised in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, he is the youngest of nine children and was raised as Roman Catholic. His mother Alma, who was a bank clerk, had three children out of wedlock before meeting Mark’s dad Donald, who was a delivery driver/teamster, and then had six children with him.