Michael Robert Wahlberg is a celebrity with many hats including that of actor, former model and rapper. Both in film and real life he has a witty personality that has made him the darling of many and a popular choice for family photos at high profile film events.
Michael Wahlberg started enjoying success quite early in life having released a hit as rapper – Mary Mark in the 90’s. Despite enjoying reasonable success in music this did not stop him exploring Hollywood and landing roles in film.
Though Mr. Wahlberg is a huge success with many sought after family photos at almost every high profile film event, his early life was very simple and troubled. He was born in the Dorchester neighborhood in Massachusetts; his mother was a bank clerk and nurse aide while his father was a delivery man.
Owing to the nature of the neighborhood, Wahlberg was exposed to all types of wrong company and by 13 he had developed drug dependency. Owing to the drug dependency and delinquent lifestyle, at 15 he started getting booked quite often for harassment and other charges.
The troubles of his youth ended when he decided to abandon his gang; a decision that saw him get into fights for a while thereafter. It was around this time he started his music career and following his success in music the rest is history. Owing to his troubled youth, Michael Wahlberg is a major role model for the youth and favorite of many young people for celebrity family photos. Today he is among the most popular Hollywood faces and has made great appearances in many roles on film.