Mark Wahlberg is reportedly filming ‘Daddy’s Home 2’ in Boston this spring

That would place the Dorchester native back in the area less than a year after he filmed 'Patriots Day' here.

Left to right: Will Ferrell plays Brad Whitaker and Mark Wahlberg plays Dusty Mayron in  the 2015 film DADDY'S HOME, directed by Sean Anders.
Will Ferrell plays Brad Whitaker and Mark Wahlberg plays Dusty Mayron in the 2015 film 'Daddy's Home.' –Paramount

Less than a year ago, Mark Wahlberg turned heads in neighborhoods all over the Boston area while filming scenes for Patriots Day. According to open casting calls and a report by The Boston Globe, Marky Mark will be back in Boston for work very soon.

A casting notice posted on Project Casting for Daddy’s Home 2, the sequel to the hit film starring Wahlberg and Will Ferrell, says filming will take place in Boston from March 20 to May 26. The listing says that filmmakers are looking for identical twins and triplets to play the children of Ferrell and Linda Cardellini in the film.

Along with Wahlberg, Ferrell, and Cardellini, Daddy’s Home 2 will feature Mel Gibson and John Lithgow as the fathers of Wahlberg and Ferrell, respectively, according to Deadline.

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