Ash Wednesday Special: Mark Wahlberg Speaks Candidly About Faith on TV

February 22nd, 2023 2:24 PM

It’s rare for a Hollywood celebrity to talk about his faith. It's almost unimaginable for a legacy media outlet to give him the platform to do it. 

Movie Star Mark Wahlberg Creating Faith-Based-Film

March 23rd, 2021 4:45 PM

It’s a rare but refreshing sight when an A-list celebrity stars in a film surrounding the concept of faith and religion but even more rare when the film is his idea!

#MeToo, Times Up Feminists: Wage Inequality Is ‘Violence’

January 15th, 2018 3:34 PM
Feminists and activists are always eager to build a victim narrative. So it should come as no surprise that the feminists behind the trends “Times Up” and “#MeToo” have decided to re-define terminology in order to better fit their narrative. Activists Tarana Burke, Ai-Jen Poo, and Monica Ramirez wrote, in a guest-column for the Hollywood Reporter.

'Patriots Day' Shows Police Bravery in Boston Marathon Bombing

October 7th, 2016 4:25 PM
In a surprising move, Hollywood appears to have created an unabashedly pro-American, pro-law-enforcement film with Patriots Day. Director Peter Berg’s upcoming film focuses on the courage of police and citizens surrounding the Boston Marathon bombing. The Hollywood Reporter’s international editor Abid Rahman wrote that the movie starring Lone Survivor actor Mark Wahlberg will recall the horrific…

A-List Actor Leads Standing O for Afghanistan Vet During Awards Show

June 12th, 2014 3:07 PM
Well that’s not something you see every day. An A-list actor led Hollywood celebrities at an awards show to give a standing ovation to an American war hero in the audience. At the Spike TV “Guys’ Choice Awards” June 7, Mark Wahlberg accepted the “Troops Choice” award and spent his whole time on stage thanking and praising the U.S. military and former Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell. Wahlberg…

Bozell Column: The Heroes of 'Lone Survivor

January 18th, 2014 8:14 AM
A few years back, during the Media Research Center's annual gala I was honored to pay tribute to the family of a real American hero, Michael Murphy, the Navy SEAL posthumously awarded the first Congressional Medal of Honor for service in Afghanistan, and the first since the Vietnam War. Few in the room knew the story because only Fox and a handful of other outlets told it. When the medal was…

'Lone Survivor' Takes on CNN's Jake Tapper Over Whether His Deadly Af

January 12th, 2014 10:52 PM
The website Box Office Mojo reports the Afghanistan war movie “Lone Survivor” opened to an estimated $38.5 million this weekend, which is second all-time in January behind 2008's sci-fi monster film “Cloverfield.” On Friday afternoon, CNN anchor Jake Tapper interviewed the “lone survivor” of the title, Marcus Luttrell, and actor Mark Wahlberg, who plays him in the movie. Luttrell reacted…

Mark Wahlberg Slams Tom Cruise: 'How F--king Dare You' Compare Acting

November 13th, 2013 10:24 AM
UPDATED WITH VIDEO! As NewsBusters reported last week, Tom Cruise had the nerve to compare the demands involved in acting to fighting in Afghanistan. During a Q&A session at the premiere of his new film "Lone Survivor" Tuesday, Mark Wahlberg blasted Cruise (vulgarity warning):

Actor Mark Wahlberg Literally Kisses Feet of Harry Smith on CBS 'Early

December 15th, 2010 11:07 AM
In honor of Harry Smith leaving the CBS Early Show at the end of the month, along with weatherman Dave Price and already departed co-host Maggie Rodriguez, actor Mark Wahlberg concluded an interview with the morning show host by literally getting on the floor and kissing Smith's feet, declaring "You're the best, ever."   On November 30, it was announced that Smith, Rodriguez, and Price would…

Sarah Palin's Guest Appearance on Saturday Night Live

October 19th, 2008 12:22 AM
Video of Palin's second appearance -- on the "Weekend Update" segment -- follows below the fold: