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Mark Wahlberg Braces for Rebel Wilson's MTV Barbs | Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg Braces for Rebel Wilson's Barbs at MTV Movie Awards

Originally posted 04/14/2013 10:30AM

By the time host Rebel Wilson is done with everybody Mark Wahlberg expects to laugh, be surprised – and maybe be a little hurt – at this weekend's MTV Movie Awards.

"I think she may insult some people, but she is very, very funny," Wahlberg, 41, tells PEOPLE at Thursday night's Miami premiere of his movie Pain & Gain, presented by Grey Goose.

The actor certainly seems poised for a Wilson barb. He's nominated for best duo for being paired with a computer-animated bear voiced (profanely) by Seth MacFarlane in Ted. Wahlberg's up against a pal, Will Ferrell, nominated with Zach Galifianakis for The Campaign.

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Is It Sunny? Watch Mark Wahlberg Do the Philadelphia Weather

Mark Wahlberg Does Weather and Traffic Reports in Philadelphia

Originally posted 01/09/2013 02:00PM

The weather is nice and mild in Philadelphia but things got pretty rowdy inside the weather room at local news station Fox 29's Good Day Philadelphia on Wednesday.

Mark Wahlberg and his Broken City director, Allen Hughes, took over the forecasting duties for weather anchor Sue Serio. (Watch his full report below.)

"This is perfect golf weather ... by the way," Wahlberg noted of a high of 54 degrees in the City of Brotherly Love.

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Mark Wahlberg 'Nice as Could Be' in L.A. | Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg 'Nice as Could Be' in L.A.

Originally posted 12/02/2012 02:00PM

Dad's night out!

Mark Wahlberg and one of his sons joined another father and son duo for an early dinner at Katsuya Hollywood on Friday.

"They were all just as nice as they could be," an onlooker tells PEOPLE. "The kids were having a blast hiding underneath the big table in the booth."

The group ordered several of the restaurant's signature dishes including creamy rock shrimp, baked crab hand rolls, Yellowtail sashimi with jalapeno and more.

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Take Me to Your Leader! Cruise & Clooney Sign On to Sci-Fi Flicks & More Casting News | George Clooney, Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise & George Clooney Sign On to Sci-Fi Films & More Casting News

Originally posted 11/18/2012 06:30PM

Get ready to squirm!

Tom Cruise, George Clooney and Ashley Greene have all signed on to star in some creepy film projects.  

Cruise takes on aliens in the sci-fi war flick All You Need Is Kill, Zimbio reports. After dying in battle, the alien-fighting soldier Cruise must relive the day again and again until he can escape the cycle. The movie is scheduled for a March 2014 release.

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PEOPLE Movie Critic Says Ted Is Funny (Enough)

Ted Is Funny (Enough)

Originally posted 06/29/2012 04:00PM

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John (Mark Wahlberg) is like any guy caught between his girlfriend and his best friend.

Only John's love is the far-too-good-for-him Lori (Mila Kunis, delightful as usual), and his buddy is Ted (Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane), a magical bear John wished into being when he was a kid, who now has a penchant for hookers and pot.

The bear is profane and hilarious, getting John to blow off work to smoke doobies and watch Flash Gordon many more times than can possibly be healthy. But the movie misses with a kidnapping plot that first-time film director MacFarlane clumsily telegraphs far too early.

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Dropout Mark Wahlberg Will Earn His High School Diploma

Mark Wahlberg Will Earn His High School Diploma Online

Originally posted 06/14/2012 02:00PM

Mark Wahlberg is an award-winning actor and producer, and he's about to add a new title to his resume – high school graduate.

Wahlberg, 41, never finished high school when he was growing up in Boston because various run-ins with the law as a teenager landed him in jail rather than in a classroom.

"I quit kind of during the ninth grade," Wahlberg told David Letterman on The Late Show Monday. "They're going to give me whatever credits I already have, which is probably like one or two."

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Jennifer Aniston Gets Dirty at the MTV Movie Awards | Jennifer Aniston

UpdatePosted 06/03/2012 11:55PM

Jennifer Aniston Gets Dirty at the MTV Movie Awards

Originally posted 06/03/2012 10:00PM

America's sweetheart is a dirt bag – at least according to MTV.

Scooping up the first award of the night Sunday at the network's annual Movie Awards, Jennifer Aniston was crowned best on-screen dirtbag for her role as over-sexed (but still sexy) dentist Dr. Julia Harris, beating out costar Colin Farrell, Bryce Dallas Howard (The Help), Jon Hamm (Bridesmaids) and Oliver Cooper (Project X).

Introduced by Mila Kunis and Mark Wahlberg, who made references to some not-so-dirty do-gooders in their introduction, including Mother Teresa, the actress was more than happy to accept the honor.

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PHOTOS: Mark Wahlberg in His Underwear – Getting Spray Tanned | Mark Wahlberg

UpdatePosted 05/30/2012 01:55PM

Mark Wahlberg in His Underwear – Getting Spray Tanned: See Photos

Originally posted 05/30/2012 11:25AM

Why, hello Mark!

Wahlberg may already be super-buff for his new movie Pain and Gain, in which he plays a bodybuilder – but now the actor is getting bronzed, too. On Tuesday, the actor was snapped in his skivvies getting spray-tanned on the balcony on his Miami hotel.

Wahlberg, 40, has been showing skin and flaunting his toned biceps in tanktops while filming the action comedy (which costars Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson) in South Florida recently.

He's also had on-set visitors, including wife Rhea, who dropped by in April to plant a smooch on her hubby and enjoy a little ice cream.

While in Miami, the actor has also enjoyed some quiet time on the town when he's not filming. Recently, Wahlberg ate dinner with a pal at the Delano Hotel and "seemed very relaxed" at the time, according to an onlooker.

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Mark Wahlberg's Mellow Miami Night Out

Mark Wahlberg's Mellow Miami Night Out

Originally posted 05/08/2012 05:55AM

In town filming his new movie Pain and Gain, Mark Wahlberg made some time for dinner Sunday night with a pal at Bianca at Delano in Miami Beach.

Dressed casually in a white shirt and shorts, the actor continued on his bulking-up regimen by indulging in a traditional Italian meal of pasta pomodoro and wine.

"Mark seemed very relaxed," an onlooker tells PEOPLE. "He and his guest seemed to be having friendly conversation. There were no signs of business talk."
– Dahvi Shira

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Mark Wahlberg Gets a Sweet On-Set Smooch! | Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg Gets a Sweet On-Set Smooch!

Originally posted 04/19/2012 05:45AM

Surprise! Mark Wahlberg got a sweet visitor on set: his wife Rhea, who stopped by to kiss the hunky actor while he's filming Pain and Gain in Miami.

"Mark and Rhea enjoyed a romantic smooch in front of a few others on the set before she left, and he had some ice cream," a source tells PEOPLE. "It was cute."

Wahlberg plays a bodybuilder gone bad in the film – and he has been spending time swimming and enjoying Miami Beach with his family on weekends. – Linda Marx

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