MARK WAHLBERG REFUSED TO APPROVE CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER UNLESS HE WAS PAID

first_img Twitter LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Advertisement Facebook Mark Wahlberg refused to approve Christopher Plummer as a replacement for  Kevin Spacey in All the Money in the World unless he was paid over a million dollars for the reshoot, USA TODAY has learned.Wahlberg had co-star approval in his contract, two people familiar with the situation but not authorized to speak publicly about it tell USA TODAY.“What he said was, ‘I will not approve Christopher Plummer unless you pay me.’ And that’s how he (expletive) them,” says one person. Advertisement Login/Register With: Advertisement Another Hollywood insider says Wahlberg’s lawyer formally vetoed the Oscar winner in a letter to financiers until his demand for additional payment was met.A lawyer and a rep for Wahlberg did not immediately respond to a request for comment. His talent agency, William Morris Endeavor, which took part in negotiating the contract, had no comment. USA TODAY also reached out to reps for Plummer and co-star Michelle Williams.The news comes as the pay gap between Wahlberg and Williams spirals into a war of words over what was or was not in their contracts.last_img

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