08/25/2011 03:28 pm ET Updated Oct 25, 2011

Mark Wahlberg Partners With Brothers On Burger Joint, Wahlberg To Open Wahlburgers

Anyone familiar with Mark Wahlberg knows that he's pretty fond of his hometown, Boston.

From "The Departed" to "The Fighter," Marky Mark shows his birth state a lot of love.

Now Bostonians can return the favor, the actor is partnering with his brother to open a burger joint aptly named "Wahlbergers."

The clever name was initially trademarked, but eventually, the Walhberg's won out.

The burger restaurant is only the first phase; a pizza place is in the works, too.

We can't wait--this must be how Paul Newman fans felt when he came out with Newman's Own.

To read more, click over to The Boston Herald.