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How Mark Wahlberg was “one-upped” by his daughter’s boyfriend


Dave Bedrosian | Geisler-Fotopress | DPA | AFP

Rhea Durham, Mark Wahlberg,and daughter Ella Rae Wahlberg at the Smile Gala.

Sophia Swinford - published on 06/23/17

He asked to meet his daughter's boyfriend-- but he didn't get what he was expecting

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As many daughters know, the first meeting between your dad and your boyfriend is crucial. But when your dad is Mark Wahlberg, the pressure is on. Luckily, Ella, the 13-year-old daughter of the famous actor, has a boyfriend who knew exactly how to handle it.

As the actor recently recounted on The Graham Norton Show, he told Ella: “I want to meet this kid.”

“And he one-ups me,” he continued. “He brings his mom.”

It looks like all the dads out there might have a new strategy to watch out for!

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