In July 2013, it was reported by Us Weekly that he was dating actress and comedian Jenny Mc Carthy after meeting on Watch What Happens Live in March.
2003 was the year that Wahlberg starred alongside Timothy Olyphant, Jason Lee, and his Band of Brothers co-star Damian Lewis as the mentally challenged Duddits in William Goldman and Lawrence Kasdan's adaptation of the Stephen King alien-invasion thriller, Dreamcatcher.
In 2005, he starred as Detective Eric Matthews in the second installment of the Saw series.
Wahlberg's first film acting role was in the 1996 film Bullet with Mickey Rourke and Tupac Shakur.
Also in 1996, he appeared as a kidnapper in Ransom with Mel Gibson.
In 2007, he starred in the television film Kings of South Beach on A&E. In 1991, Wahlberg was charged with first-degree arson for setting a fire at a historic hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.
Also in 2007, he starred on the TV series The Kill Point. Authorities stated that Wahlberg, then known as the "bad boy" of boy band New Kids on the Block, was partying with fellow band member Danny Wood and fans in the early morning hours when Wahlberg dumped vodka on a hallway carpet and set it on fire.
So the fact that I found the love of my life for me, and [my son] Evan found a stepdad in his life, I feel like I can’t ask for anything else.” Mc Carthy was previously married to actor John Asher from 1999 to 2005. JENNY MCCARTHY: PAST RELATIONSHIP 'COULD HAVE EASILY KILLED ME' “I don’t want anything else,” said Mc Carthy.
“God only gives you things you can handle and I got that.
In 2001, Wahlberg co-starred as Second Lieutenant C.