Rowdy Roddy Piper Says Mark Wahlberg Is Playing Him In A Rowdy Roddy Piper Biopic

Via WWE/Disney “Just when they think they got the answers, I change the questions. Say hi to your mother for me.” In news that seems to be desperately tying together With Spandex and Film Drunk, WWE Hall of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper claims there’s a movie being made about his life, and that Mark Wahlberg will be playing him. According to The Observer, Piper namedropped Wahlberg...
Via With Leather
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Legend Says a Movie Is Being Made About His Career

For what it’s worth, WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper did a one-man show in Scotland on July 16th and claimed there is a movie about his life in the works and that actor Mark Wahlberg will be playing him. Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter The post WWE Legend Says a Movie Is Being Made About His Career appeared first on All Wrestling News.
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Rumor: Mark Wahlberg Could Be the 'The Six Million Dollar Man'

According to rumors, Universal is going after Mark Wahlberg to star in the reboot of The Six Million Dollar Man. The studio has been attempting to remake the popular 1970s television show
Via Stack
7 days ago  |  Discuss

‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ gives you everything you want, if you want it

Transformers: Age of Extinction is nearly three hours long. (It runs two hours and 45 minutes, to be exact.) Can we start there? When I saw how long this movie was, it seemed like a challenge to the audience. I almost didn’t want to see this thing. I wasn’t overly enthusiastic about seeing the fourth installment of Michael Bay’s Transformers saga anyway, as I thought the last...
Via Bloguin Best
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

'Transformers' star may play Josh Hamilton in biopic

If you see Transformers: Age of Extinction this weekend, one of the guys playing alongside Optimus Prime, robot dinosaurs and Mark Wahlberg’s biceps could be playing Josh Hamilton in an upcoming biopic. According to Deadline, director Casey Affleck wants to cast Jack Reynor as the Angels outfielder in a feature film of Hamilton’s life story. The Wrap’s Jeff Sneider reports...
Via The Outside Corner
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan Has Lunch With A Famous Actor Then Dinner With One Of The Greatest Ballers Ever

Posted to NBA News & RumorsIt was a celeb-packed day for MJ — who had lunch with Mark Wahlberg. Mark paid for that meal saying it’s the least he could do for Michael since Jordan always hooks him up with sick shoes. Then for dinner, MJ met with Kobe Bryant at Mastro in Beverly Hills. Mastro is one of the fanciest steak houses in all of Los Angeles. What do you think MJ and...
Via Sports Mockery
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Mark Wahlberg Tweets Out Picture Of New Oregon “JumpDuck” Air Jordan IV Sneakers

Mark Wahlberg doesn’t seem to have any connection to Oregon University that we know about, but he likes the Ducks’ custom branded Nike kicks. Marky Mark was spotted wearing green Oregon Air Jordans in January, and on Friday he tweeted out a picture of new Oregon sneakers, now an edition of Air Jordan IVs featuring the “JumpDuck” logo. The shoe he tweeted looks pretty fresh...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Finally Gets a Full-Length Trailer

Transformers: Age of Extinction has finally dropped their full-length and it features plenty of Mark Wahlberg and a few explosions. Overall, we are impressed. [Movies] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Marky Mark Opening Restaurant Near Fenway Park

A few of years ago, actor Mark Wahlberg and his brothers Donnie and Paul opened Wahlburgers…a burger joint just south of Boston. Now, with an A&E reality show focusing on the antics of the family-run restaurant doing well, it’s apparently time to expand the business.  And by the end of the year, Red Sox Nation can fill up on a Wahlburger when the brothers open up another...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Wahlburgers Restaurant To Open New Fenway Location

Bostonians will no longer need to trek down to Hingham to get their Wahlburgers fix. The restaurant, which is owned by brothers Mark, Donnie and Paul Wahlberg, announced plans Wednesday to open a new location near Fenway Park. The burger joint also has its sights on opening franchises in Philadelphia, Toronto and Lynnfield, Mass. “These are the next steps in building Wahlburgers...
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant hangs out with Mark Wahlberg on movie set

We all know that Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is tied to the movies after doing, “Thunderstruck” and it appears that he is rubbing shoulder with one notable actor/director. Mark Wahlberg who is starring in the upcoming movie, “The Gambler” invited KD to the set while the Thunder are in Los Angeles to face the Lakers: KD, director? *** Durant image courtesy of Getty Images
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

HBO Greenlights Mark Wahlberg’s ‘Ballers’ Series Starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson

Mark Wahlberg has produced Entourage and Boardwalk Empire for HBO. One is an amazing show, and the other is Entourage. So, presumably figuring they’ve got a 50/50 shot at success, HBO has given the go ahead for Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson’s show Ballers to be turned into a series. Via Variety: (Ballers) centers on a group of former and current football players and will star Johnson...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL cheat sheet: Week 17

Last Friday night, before the Patriots played the Ravens in Week 16, coach Bill Belichick took his team to see the new Mark Wahlberg movie, "Lone Survivor." The detailed account of a 2006 NAVY SEALS mission in Afghanistan, directed by Peter Berg, was the Friday night activity for a team that went on to rout the defending champion Baltimore Ravens, 41-7, in their building...
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December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Talks Red Sox

Mark Wahlberg, one of Boston's finest, is probably at the top of most Red Sox fan's A-List. And if he's not, he's about to be. I'd also go out on a limb and say The Depahted, is up there on most fan's movie list too (it's on mine for sure). In a recent interview with The Daily Beast, Wahlberg is asked about the Red Sox—by a Yankees fan. His response...
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December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Says He’s Happy for Jacoby Ellsbury, ‘We Got the Ring Already, Let Him Get His Money’ (Video)

In the wake of Jacoby Ellsbury‘s decision to sign with the Yankees, many in Boston are ranting about the center fielder being a traitor (or “trader,” according to far too many Twitter users) for accepting an exorbitant amount of money to join the enemy. One of the city’s most recognizable movie stars doesn’t share those sentiments, however. When asked about the Ellsbury...
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Shares His Feelings on Yankees Signing Ellsbury

Mark Wahlberg doesn’t exactly like the New York Yankees. That’s a little bit of an understatement, of course, but to properly depict Wahlberg’s feelings for the Bronx Bombers would require language that we try to avoid on this website. So naturally, the gossip site TMZ had to ask Wahlberg how he felt about the most recent player to ink with the Yankees – former Boston...
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg rips actors for comparing themselves to soldiers: “How f**king dare you?”

Here’s an interesting clip showing Mark Wahlberg lashing out at actors who brag about their training regiments during an interview at a recent screening of his upcoming film Lone Survivor. Wahlberg, who plays former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell in the film, specifically blasts those in Hollywood who compare their training process to soldiers in the military. “For actors to sit...
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November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

A Look Inside Mark Wahlberg’s Beverly Hills Bachelor Pad (16 Photos)

Mark Wahlberg recently sold his Beverly Hills Mansion for $12.995 million. What does almost $13 million buy you these days? Apparently an 11,500 square foot estate on 1.7 acres. The house has 5 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms, a chef’s kitchen, and a theater complete with a 35mm digital projector. There’s also a 2500 square foot gym with a boxing ring, a pool with a grotto and a waterfall...
Via The Roosevelts
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Earns High School Diploma From City of Boston, Celebrates By Wearing Los Angeles Clippers T-Shirt (Photo)

Mark Wahlberg is a peacock who’s got to fly to the nearest store to get a different T-shirt. Wahlberg was thrilled to finally receive his high school diploma this summer, years after dropping out of Copley Square High School in ninth grade. He was so pumped, he wrote a column for The Huffington Post about the value of investing in education and let his brother Donnie Wahlberg...
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg says that Derrick Rose is arguably best player in the NBA

Currently, actor Mark Wahlberg is in Chicago to film the blockbuster movie, “Transformers 4″ and got a chance to hang out with a couple members of the Chicago Bulls at the practice facility. Check out the below video which shows him hanging out and playing 3-on-3 with Jimmy Butler along with his thoughts that Derrick Rose might be the best player in the NBA: *** Mark Wahlberg...
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September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Mark Wahlberg Thinks Derrick Rose Is Best Player In League, Plays 2-on-2 With Jimmy Butler

Actor Mark Wahlberg, who is currently in Chicago filming Transformers 4, stopped by the Bulls training facility for an interview and 2-on-2 game with Jimmy Butler. Butler tweeted out a photo last week after his matchup with Wahlberg, now check out the highlights. Wahlberg, sporting a Clippers ‘Lob Angeles’ t-shirt, also deemed Derrick Rose ‘arguably the best player in the league...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Shows Off His Long Distance Shooting Skills Against Bulls’ Jimmy Butler

We reported last week that Jimmy Butler of the Bulls played some hoops with Mark Wahlberg, and now video has surfaced of the game.  Mark Wahlberg was sitting down for a simple interview with BullsTV, and he was surprised when Jimmy appeared, without warning, to partake in a quick game of 3-on-3.  It is clear from the video that Jimmy is in a league of his own, but it is also very...
Via Next Impulse Sports
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Stars in Action-Packed 'Lone Survivor'

Mark Wahlberg leads the action thriller Lone Survivor, which tells the story of the tragic Navy SEAL mission, "Operation Red Wing," in 2005. Based on Marcus Luttrell's bestselling book by
Via Stack
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg 1-on-1 with Butler

Mark Wahlberg has played his fair share of athletes in movies, but have you ever wondered how he'd fare on the court in real life? Bulls swingman Jimmy Butler found out just how athletic the 5-foot-8 Wahlberg is Thursday when the two battled 1-on-1 at the Berto Center in Deerfield, Ill. Butler had a breakout season in 2012-13, and he Instagrammed his version of what went down...
Via Fox Sports
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Played 1-on-1 Against Jimmy Butler at Chicago Bulls Practice Facility (Photo)

Mark Wahlberg has played his fair share of athletes in movies, but have you ever wondered how he’d fare on the court in real life? Bulls swingman Jimmy Butler found out just how athletic the 5-foot-8 Wahlberg is Thursday when the two battled 1-on-1 at the Berto Center in Deerfield, Ill. Butler had a breakout season in 2012-13, and Instagrammed his version of what went down. I just...
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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