Mark Wahlberg’s Family Helped Him Conquer Substance Abuse Problems

Wahlberg spends quality time with his wife Rhea Durham and children, Ella Rae, Michael, Brendan Joseph and Grace Margaret at a park in Beverly Hills.Mark Wahlberg credits his family of freeing him from his old drug and drinking habits.

“It’s the right thing to do,” says Mark.

“I have a beautiful wife and kids and I wouldn’t want to do anything to mess it up. I had a pretty damn good run and in a way I was lucky to survive it.

Wahlberg goes on to say he is grateful to have overcome his problems because he still has friends who still struggle with substance abuse.

“I have friends who still keep the torch lit but I’m grateful to have had the experience and moved on.”