Mark Wahlberg filmed movie scenes at Boston Marathon finish line, upsetting some

Too soon? For many participants in the Boston Marathon and area residents, making a movie about the marathon bombings in 2013 — especially those directly affected by the terrorist attack — is definitely poking at a wound that still hasn’t healed. Monday was Patriots’ Day in New England and the 120th annual running of the Boston Marathon. As organizers were setting up early...
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Mark Wahlberg's new movie is causing a Boston Marathon controversy

Mark Wahlberg was one of the first to the Boston Marathon finish line Monday morning, but he was not there for the race. Instead, Wahlberg was filming scenes at the Marathon's finish line for his upcoming movie, "Patriots Day," which recounts the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.Wahlberg plays a Boston cop named Sgt. Tommy Saunders, a fictional composite character who will represent...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg’s ‘Patriots Day’ Films Scenes At Boston Marathon Finish Line

If you happened to arrive on Boylston Street early Monday morning, you might have been able to catch a glimpse of one of Boston’s biggest movie stars. Shortly before the 2016 Boston Marathon got underway in Hopkinton, Mass., Mark Wahlberg was at the marathon finish line in the heart of Boston to film scenes for his upcoming movie “Patriots Day,” which focuses on the 2013 Boston...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg, Bubba Watson’s Golf Round Ends With Hilarious Bet (Videos)

Bubba Watson probably won’t be so willing to accept a bet from Mark Wahlberg the next time he golfs with the actor following the most recent episode of “Wahlburgers.” Wahlberg brought his friend “Big A” along for a recent golf outing with Watson, and he put him to good use on the final hole. Wahlberg somehow got”Big A” play the 18th hole in Watson’s stead, and...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg set to make movie on life of NBA player Caron Butler

Overcoming harsh conditions and plenty adversity and ending up as an NBA player — it’s the stuff of fairy tales for many in hard-scrabble locales across the United States of America. It also happens to be a ready-made plot for a Hollywood-produced movie. On Tuesday it was announced that current Sacramento Kings player Caron Butler is going to get the Hollywood treatment. That’s...
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March 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg: Brady Should Stick To Football, Not Politics

Tom Brady in politics? Not so fast. The New England Patriots quarterback definitely has the art of football down, as witnessed by his four Super Bowl rings. And, he’s not so bad at the acting thing either, considering his brief appearance in Mark Wahlberg’s movie, Ted 2. Also a friend of republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump, Brady has previously spoken up on his...
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January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg Makes Crazy Full-Court Trick Shot With Football (Videos)

Mark Wahlberg: Trick-shot extraordinaire. Wahlberg has been making the rounds promoting his new movie, “Daddy’s Home,” co-starring Will Ferrell, and one of his stops was on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Tuesday night. While he was there, Fallon aired video of a crazy trick shot Wahlberg made with a football from full court. Wahlberg’s trick shot inspired...
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Wahlberg inspired Butler to push himself in offseason

Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler woke up at 5 a.m. every day this offseason, and it’s all because of … Mark Wahlberg? A Chicago Magazine profile published Monday revealed Butler apparently has been good friends with Wahlberg since 2013, when the Boston-born actor filmed “Transformers: Age of Extinction” in Chicago. The two have even vacationed in Paris together twice, including...
October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Wahlberg gets custom Air Jordans for restaurant

Mark Wahlberg has done it all from rapper to movie star to now a restaurant owner. He and his brothers started a restaurant chain in Boston, Massachusetts and that has garnered all kinds of attention. It has garnered so much attention that Nike decided to make he and his brothers a pair of customized Air Jordan 1s. According to Complex, the brothers showed off the shoes on the latest...
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July 24, 2015  |  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

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