UFC fighter who is set to fight Conor McGregor on January 18 at UFC 246 will feature in a Netflix Originals movie alongside Hollywood superstar Mark Wahlberg.
Walhberg will feature in the movie Spenser Confidential which will release on March 6, 2020.
The movie is directed by Peter Berg, who has previously worked with Mark Wahlberg numerous times on Deepwater Horizon, Mile 22, Lone Survivor and Patriots Day.
Spenser Confidential is a Boston crime drama based on the novel Wonderland by Ace Atkins. Spencer is a retired detective which is being played by Mark Wahlberg who teams up with Hawk (played by Winston Duke) unravelling a mystery of crime and corruption when a simple favour for a friend turns into a fight for their lives.
SPENSER CONFIDENTIAL: Mark Wahlberg reteams with director Peter Berg to play an ex-cop, Spenser, who moves in with Hawk (Winston Duke), an aspiring MMA fighter with his own rap sheet. Between gym rounds, the duo’s taunts turn to trust, and they team up to solve a double homicide.
— Netflix Film (@NetflixFilm) January 3, 2020
As per Netflix’s official twitter handle, “SPENSER CONFIDENTIAL: Mark Wahlberg reteams with director Peter Berg to play an ex-cop, Spenser, who moves in with Hawk (Winston Duke), an aspiring MMA fighter with his own rap sheet. Between gym rounds, the duo’s taunts turn to trust, and they team up to solve a double homicide.”
This is not the first time that Mark Wahlberg is working alongside an MMA fighter, he previously worked with former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey on Mile 22.
Donald Cerrone, on the other hand, is also preparing for the biggest fight of his career against Conor McGregor which will take place on January 18 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
UFC 246 Fight Card:
170 lbs.: Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone
135 lbs.: Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington
155 lbs.: Diego Ferreira vs. Anthony Pettis
145 lbs.: Maycee Barber vs. Roxanne Modafferi
155 lbs.: Drew Dober vs. Nasrat Haqparast
145 lbs.: Grant Dawson vs. Chas Skelly
265 lbs.: Maurice Greene vs. Aleksei Oleinik
115 lbs.: Claudia Gadelha vs. Alexa Grasso
145 lbs.: Andre Fili vs. Sodiq Yusuff
125 lbs.: Askar Askarov vs. Tim Elliott
135 lbs.: Brian Kelleher vs. Ode Osbourne
125 lbs.: J.J. Aldrich vs. Sabina Mazo
What do you guys think about the fight? Who is going to win between Conor McGregor and Cowboy?