Mark Wahlberg has decided to share before and after images online of his new ‘dad bod’ which has shocked everyone.
In an attempt for a new role he has to gain “as mush weight as possible” in just three weeks.
Scroll down to see the picture…
Everybody is familiar with Mark Wahlberg.
Marky Mark is one of America’s best known actors.
The soon to be 50 year old was born in Boston, Massachusetts.
Initially he was famous for his rapping skills with the Funky Bunch.
However in 1994 he decided to switch careers and became an actor.
Wahlberg landed his first movie role in Renaissance Man.
In 1996 he starred in ‘Fear’
In 1997 his role in Boogie Nights was the beginning of his road to fame.
Following that role he was in demand for other action movies which included The Perfect Storm (2000), Planet of the Apes (2001), and The Italian Job (2003).
Mark also appears in comedy role in Ted (2012) and Daddy’s Home (2015).
He wouldn’t have been the highest paid actor in 2017.
Wahlberg has a very impressive accolade!
Not only is he an actor but also a producer and a business man.
In 2010 he received a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.
Mark has had an extremely successful professional life.
However things weren’t always so perfect for him..
Wahlberg was no stranger to controversy.
As a teenager, he dropped out of high school where he was involved in petty crimes.
Mark had a drug addition by the time he was thirteen.
Wahlberg ended up in jail after being involved in drug dealing, stealing, and violent behavior at the age of sixteen.
Once he was released from prison…
Wahlberg put his past behind him and decided to turn his life around.
Over the years he has briefly touched on details of his past crimes.
Speaking about his actions, he has said:
“I have apologized, many times. The first opportunity I had to apologize was right there in court when all the dust had settled and I was getting shackled and taken away, and making sure I paid my debt to society and continue to try and do things that make up for the mistakes that I’ve made.”
Wahlberg has gone from strength to strength in his career.
Who shows no signs of slowing down…
Wahlberg has landed a new role in an upcoming movie, Father Stu.
It’s evident he has been putting huge effort into his character.
This upcoming role requires Wahlberg to put on “as much weight as possible”
Wahlberg revealed in an interview with Jimmy Kimmel how he planned to prepare for the role.
“After we do the boxing scenes, I get to put on as much weight as possible over the course of the film, so I’m challenging myself to put on 30 pounds in the next six weeks,” he said.
“They want me to do it as healthy as possible. I’m like, ‘Dude, I’ve been on such a regimen for so long, I just want to eat everything in sight.’ I want to go to bakeries, I want to go to Denny’s, I want to get pancakes. I want to get everything that I could possibly get my hands on.”
People are amazed with the three week before and after picture he has shared on Instagram.
Wahlberg wrote beside the picture:
“From left photo 3 weeks ago to this, now. Thanks to @chef_lawrence_d cooking.”
Take a look at the picture below.