The Lone Survivor duo Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg will partner for American Desperado, screenwriter William Monahan’s true tale of one of the country’s most dangerous criminals.
Dwayne Johnson will star in an HBO dramedy from his Pain & Gain co-star Mark Wahlberg about retired athletes living in Miami. The pilot will shoot this fall.
At CinemaCon in Las Vegas, Universal Pictures touted its summer slate, including comic-book films R.I.P.D., 2 Guns and Kick-Ass 2, and revealed details on sequels to Fast & Furious, Snow White and the Huntsman, The Bourne Legacy and Pitch Perfect.
Mark Wahlberg reveals J.J. Abrams approached him to play George Kirk in 2009′s Star Trek, a role that eventually went to Chris Hemsworth, helping to propel the young actor to stardom.
Director Mark Wahlberg has refuted a widely circulated article purportedly based on a leaked script for Transformers 4, asserting, “I can absolutely 100 percent say this is completely false.”
Director Michael Bay has begun to test young actors for the role of the daughter of Mark Wahlberg’s character and her race car-driving boyfriend. Paramount Pictures will sign the leads to a three-movie deal.