Mark Wahlberg Spotted In Swampscott On Set Of New Movie

SWAMPSCOTT (CBS) – It looks like Hollywood is back in town.  This time, it’s Boston-bred movie star Mark Wahlberg, who has set up shop in Swampscott to film a comedy about a man and his teddy bear.

Wahlberg could be seen Thursday night working on the set of his next film, “Ted.”

According to, Wahlberg’s teddy bear comes to life as the result of a childhood wish.

The movie is being directed by Seth MacFarlane, who is best known for creating the animated hit, “Family Guy.”

The remainder of the movie is expected to be filmed in Boston.


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