Mark Wahlberg On Ben Affleck Not Together with Him in Dunkin Advert


Mark Wahlberg Is Salty About Ben Affleck Not Including Him in His Dunkin’ Superbowl Commercial

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Boston native Mark Wahlberg was confused about why Ben Affleck didn’t ask him to be in his Dunkin’ Superbowl advert, regardless of together with fellow Bostonian Matt Damon and former New England Patriots participant Tom Brady.

“I don’t know [why I wasn’t in the commercial],” Wahlberg, 52, stated on The Late Present With Stephen Colbert on Wednesday, February 14. “I’m from the fallacious facet of the tracks, I feel.” (Wahlberg grew up within the neighborhood of Dorchester whereas Affleck, 51, and Damon, 53, have been raised in Cambridge.)

The Ted actor went on to say that he has been “making an attempt to work [his] approach into their good graces,” earlier than noting he nonetheless thought the industrial was “very, very humorous.”

“I feel, hopefully, they’ll give me the decision considered one of today, however I’m nonetheless ready patiently,” Wahlberg joked.

Affleck’s commercial, which aired throughout Tremendous Bowl LVIII on February 11, confirmed the Gone Lady actor making an attempt to turn out to be a popstar like his spouse Jennifer Lopez.

The industrial begins with Jack Harlow sitting within the automobile with Affleck and telling him, “I don’t assume it’s best to do that.”

Affleck doesn’t take his recommendation and finally ends up strolling into Lopez’s studio in an orange and pink Dunkin’ tracksuit alongside friends Damon and Brady, 46.

Mark Wahlberg Is Salty About Ben Affleck Not Including Him in His Dunkin Superbowl Commercial

“What up?” Affleck quipped. “In your consideration, right here comes the Boston Bloodbath. The DunKings!”

Regardless of Lopez, 54, having an embarrassed look on her face, Affleck proceeds to present shout outs to his “bandmates,” sharing that Brady is “Landing Tommy on the keys” whereas Damon is his “companion” who “wants no introduction.”

“It’s actually onerous to be your good friend, man,” Damon replied earlier than Affleck defined, “You stated you have been going to assist me.”

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After the group performs a hilarious theme tune and Lopez kicks everybody out of the studio. Brady, Affleck and Damon are seen strolling facet by facet on the road.

“You keep in mind once I instructed you I’d do something for you? That is something,” Damon tells Affleck, who responds, “Chill, they’re naming a drink after us.” (Dunkin’ launched the DunKings menu on February 12.)

Following the advert’s launch, Damon revealed that the Tremendous Bowl advert was “clearly” not his thought.

“We had a variety of enjoyable doing it, although,” Damon stated on The Late Present With Stephen Colbert on February 13.

Whereas the industrial was principally Affleck’s thought, Damon shared that he did contribute one factor to the industrial.

[The line at the end] I really stated that to him once we have been filming,” Damon defined. “And he simply left it in. [It] was a perfectly-timed ad-lib that snuck its approach into the advert’s closing reduce.”