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Mark Wahlberg Has a Problem, and He's Not the Only One

Marsha Levick | Posted 12.18.2014 | Crime
Marsha Levick

Today, he is asking for "official public redemption." His success and celebrity will likely earn him that. But success comes in many packages. We hope Mark Wahlberg gets the pardon he seeks. But let's not stop there. Let's give all our kids a second chance.

Mark Wahlberg: Poster Child for Thousands of New Yorkers Who Deserve a Second Chance?

Rick Collins | Posted 12.11.2014 | Crime
Rick Collins

While a pardon might help Wahlberg do more in his philanthropic and civic endeavors, for millions of non-celebrity ex-offenders and their families in New York State criminal record sealing or expungement would help pay the rent and put food on the table.

Mark Wahlberg's Assault Victim Forgives Actor

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 12.13.2014 | Entertainment

Mark Wahlberg recently made headlines for requesting a pardon for the assault he was convicted of in 1988. Now, Johnny Trinh, the man Wahlerg punc...

Watch Mark Wahlberg And Jimmy Fallon Slap Each Other Silly

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 12.11.2014 | Comedy

"Hit me" just took on a whole new meaning. In honor of Mark Wahlberg's new movie "The Gambler," Jimmy Fallon and the actor decided it would be a go...

James Toback Vents on The Gambler Remake

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.11.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The filmmakers seem to know a lot about addiction, but not very much about gambling.

A Look at the Essential Navy SEAL Books of the Global War on Terrorism

Scott DiMarco | Posted 12.10.2014 | Books
Scott DiMarco

With the latest news about controversies of Navy SEAL Mark Owen writing a book about killing Osama bin Laden, and the naming of former SEALs involved in the mission, SEALs are on everyone's mind.

Jeff Yang: Why Mark Wahlberg Doesn't Deserve Pardon

CNN | Jeff Yang | Posted 12.10.2014 | Entertainment

Trayvon Martin. Michael Brown. Eric Garner. The list of names of black men killed by white men who have subsequently gone unpunished -- and in the cas...

Mark Wahlberg Wants Pardon For 1988 Assault Conviction

AP | By WILLIAM J. KOLE | Posted 12.05.2014 | Entertainment

BOSTON (AP) — Marky Mark doesn't want a black mark any longer. Actor Mark Wahlberg is asking Massachusetts for a pardon for assaults ...

'The Gambler' Director Refutes Mark Wahlberg's Claim Of Being A 'Prick'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 11.24.2014 | Entertainment

Mark Wahlberg looks noticeably lighter in the upcoming film "The Gambler," having dropped 60 pounds to play the part of Jim Bennett, a college profess...

AFI Fest Presents The Gambler: A Safe Bet

Tony Bartolone | Posted 11.17.2014 | Arts
Tony Bartolone

There is something deeper at work here. It is not a just a fear of death. Nobody is just afraid of death. People are afraid of life. Not having enough life. This is where The Gambler really missed the mark.

Sasha Bronner

Mark Wahlberg Was A 'Punk' The First Time He Met Leonardo DiCaprio

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Bronner | Posted 11.11.2014 | Entertainment

Today Mark Wahlberg and Leonardo DiCaprio consider themselves close friends, but things were not always so rosy for the pair. And Wahlberg feels he st...

Adrian Grenier Delivers Some Good News On 'Entourage' Movie

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 10.23.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

The upcoming "Entourage" film is wrapped and completely ready to go, Adrian Grenier said Thursday in a HuffPost Live interview. In what might be tortu...

Watch John Goodman Tell Mark Wahlberg 'F--k You' In 'The Gambler'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.22.2014 | Entertainment

"The Gambler" is a Mark Wahlberg vehicle, but from the looks of the first trailer, it's John Goodman who steals the show (as John Goodman is wont to d...

Obama Disrupts Quiet Chelsea Block for $25,000-per-seat Fundraiser

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 12.07.2014 | New York
Blake Fleetwood

President Obama is visiting the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City today and is expected to descend upon a $16 million historic brownstone.

Will Someone Please Give Robert Kraft A High-Five?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.21.2014 | Sports

Mark Wahlberg is all out of high-fives, Mr. Kraft. Please let him rest. Amid the celebrations in Patriots owner Robert Kraft's box Sunday, there wa...

Mark Wahlberg Missed His Brother's Wedding

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 09.01.2014 | Entertainment

When Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy tied the knot on Sunday, at least one famous relative was not on hand for the nuptials. Mark Wahlberg tweet...

Michael Brown, Son, Student 'Thug'?

Ama Yawson | Posted 10.21.2014 | Black Voices
Ama Yawson

The politics of respectability in the black community may not only hinder us from acting and engaging in the constructive protest, lobbying and collective action needed to create a more just society, as it has with respect to the Ferguson protests, but it may also prevent us from simply being and living freely.

Celebrity Photographer John Russo Launches New Line of Beauty Products and Hollywood's Elite Are Loving It

Nicholas Ferroni | Posted 10.12.2014 | Style
Nicholas Ferroni

One can't help but be inspired by John Russo's passion for helping and inspiring others while ensuring that his legacy is much more than just his incredible work as a photographer or makeup icon.

4 Underrated Drug Movies

Anna David | Posted 10.11.2014 | Entertainment
Anna David

If you like drug movies and avoided this cheese-tastic James Woods-Sean Young movie from the 80s -- well, I don't blame you. When it came out, it looked terrible. And what's more, it is sort of terrible.

The Monday Mix--QE 2's New Portrait....HBO Sweeps the Emmy Nominations...Lindsay Onstage in London?...How Does Justin Bieber Keep on Losing His Clothes?

Liz Smith | Posted 09.13.2014 | Entertainment
Liz Smith

"IN PHOTOGRAPHY there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality," said Alfred Stieglitz.

Will There Be a November Surprise If GOP House Stays on Strike?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 07.14.2014 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

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We know about the six-year curse, POTUS' polls and vulnerable red state Democrats. But as jobs and the ACA rebound -- and the House grouses about borders, wages and IUDs -- can Democrats run well this fall against a Do-Nothing/Know-Nothing GOP?

Transformers: Age of Extinction Is Exactly What You Think It Is

Lelia Nebeker | Posted 08.31.2014 | Entertainment
Lelia Nebeker

The only thing Transformers movies do better than CGI robot fights and mass destruction of major cities is seamless product placement.

'Transformers' Breaks 2014 Box Office High

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 08.29.2014 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Transformers: Age of Extinction" is ruling the box office. The fourth installment in filmmaker Michael Bay's morphing robots se...

The Worst Things Written About 'Transformers: Age Of Extinction'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.27.2014 | Entertainment

Michael Bay's noisy "Transformers" series returns to the big screen this weekend for the fourth time in seven years. Again it'll muster the sad inevit...

Is 'Transformers: Age Of Extinction' Worth Your Money?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.27.2014 | Entertainment

"Transformers: Age of Extinction" is such a big movie that it actually starts with the extinction of the dinosaurs. After that, things jump ahead to o...