Mark Wahlberg to play boxer once again.
Wahlberg starred in role playing Micky Ward in, The Fighter,” in 2015
Wahlberg gained 30 pounds for his part as a boxer-turned-priest in the upcoming biopic “Father Stu.”
Here are shots of Mark Wahlberg before and after his 30-pound weight gain.
“After we do the boxing scenes, I get to put on as much weight as possible over the course of the film, so I put on 30 pounds in six weeks.
“They wanted me to do it as healthy as possible, and I’m like, ‘Dude, I’ve been on such a regimen for so long, I just want to eat everything in sight,'” he added. “I want to go to bakeries. I want to go to Denny’s. I want to get pancakes. I want to get everything that I can possibly get my hands on.”