Garth: What?New Kids on the Block) arranged an entry-point into the music business (though personal agreements made him decide against permanently joining the New Kids). Now styling himself as Marky Mark (accompanied by the Funky Bunch), Wahlberg became a rap star. Their most successful single was "Good Vibrations" (not to be confused with the Beach Boys song). This period in his career is often regarded as being rather Narmy, even by fans and Wahlberg himself. By the mid-1990s, he began to make the transition into acting, and became an even bigger success than before, both commercially and, with his role in Boogie Nights, critically. He even earned an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Departed.He has also served as the executive producer of Entourage which is loosely based on his experiences as an up-and-coming actor. He's currently an executive producer of Boardwalk Empire, and he appears in the A&E series Wahlburgers, which focuses on his brother Paul's efforts to expand his restaurant business in Boston.
The films of Mark Wahlberg include:
Tropes in Mark Wahlberg's acting work: