Mark Wahlberg earned both Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations for his work in the family boxing film The Fighter and Martin Scorsese’s acclaimed drama The Departed. His breakout role in 1997’s Boogie Nights established Wahlberg as one of Hollywood’s most sought-after talents.
As an accomplished film and television producer, Wahlberg has won many awards, among them a Golden Globe, a Peabody and a BAFTA. He has also been nominated for an Oscar, numerous Golden Globes and several Emmys.
In addition to Lone Survivor, Broken City, Contraband, The Fighter and We Own the Night, Wahlberg is executive producer of the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. He also executive produced HBO’s Entourage, In Treatment and How to Make It in America.
A committed philanthropist, Wahlberg founded The Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation in 2001 to benefit inner-city children and teens.