Mark L. Walberg

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Mark L. Walberg
Born Mark Lewis Walberg
(1962-08-31) August 31, 1962 (age 51)
Florence, South Carolina, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Television personality
Game show host
Years active 1990–present
Known for Antiques Roadshow Market Warriors
Spouse(s) Robbi Morgan (1987-present)

Mark Lewis Walberg (born August 31, 1962) is an American actor, television personality and game show host. His television credits include Antiques Roadshow, as well as the game shows Russian Roulette on GSN and The Moment of Truth on Fox.

Biography[edit]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
1990–1992 Teen Win, Lose or Draw Announcer First television exposure contract from Stone Stanley Entertainment
1991–1994 Shop 'til You Drop Announcer Sidekick to Pat Finn
1991-1992 USA Gonzo Games Host First show hosted
1994 Free 4 All Host
1995-1996 The Mark Walberg Show [1] Host Self-titled talk show
1996-1998 The Big Date Host
2001-2003 Temptation Island Host
2002 Russian Roulette Host Introduced as Mark L. Walberg
2003 Friend or Foe? Guest Host April Fools' Day stunt by GSN
2004 On the Cover Host
2004 I Want to Marry Ryan Banks I Want To Marry Ryan Banks host
2006 Antiques Roadshow Host Ongoing Host
2008 The Moment of Truth Guest Host January 2008
2009 Make Me a Millionaire .[2][3] Host

Mark Walberg is on the board of directors of Goodwill Southern California and the board of managers of the Hollywood/Wilshire YMCA. Mark plays on the World Poker Tour in the Hollywood Home Games for the Goodwill Industries of Southern California (a charity he also played for on the game show Street Smarts, in which he won the game with $2 to Mark DeCarlo's $1, but he still got $1,000 for Goodwill Southern California; DeCarlo received $500 for the M.S. Society of America).

He was slated to host a game show adaptation of the popular board game Trivial Pursuit: America Plays beginning in fall 2008, but was unable to get out of his Fox contract and was replaced by Christopher Knight.

On July 23, 2010, Walberg began hosting a series on CMT titled Your Chance to Dance.

He recently made a cameo for West Coast Report for The 'Intervention' episode to help Jimmy Tatro come to terms with his 'Frattyness'.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Mark Walberg Show" (1995)
  2. ^ "Commission Advisory, Videos of the Commission Meeting" of December 3, 2008, Agenda Item 7E, California State Lottery.
  3. ^ California Lottery cancels 'Make Me a Millionaire' May 5, 2010, Sacramento Bee.

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