BOSTON (CBS) — Dorchester’s own Mark Wahlberg is now the world’s highest-paid actor.
Forbes magazine says Wahlberg earned $68 million over 12 months.READ MORE: Manchester, NH Police Searching For Mother, Son Who 'May Be In Danger'
He knocked out Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who held the top spot last year.READ MORE: Experts Warn Delta Variant Could Make Unvaccinated Communities 'Look Like Last Winter'
His family also stars in the locally shot reality show “Wahlburgers” at the family’s restaurant chain.
Forbes says that despite a tough year at the box office for his movies, Wahlberg still raked in big paydays for his starring roles in “Transformers: The Last Knight,” and “Deepwater Horizon.”MORE NEWS: Funeral Held For Slain Braintree Police K-9 Kitt At Gillette Stadium
Vin Diesel, Adam Sandler and Jackie Chan round out Forbes’ list of the Top 5 highest paid actors.