Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein

Mark and Meredith write the Names column for The Boston Globe.

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Wahlberg in talks to tackle ‘Deepwater Horizon’

Mark Wahlberg at the Beijing premiere of

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Mark Wahlberg may star in the movie about the 2010 explosion of the BP oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Local artist to exhibit in McConaughey movie

Painter Marcia Crumley’s works will decorate the set of “Sea of Trees,” which is being filmed in Worcester.

TD Garden’s Premium Club Executive Suites chef Brian Santos.

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Locals on ‘Hell’s Kitchen’

Chefs from Boston and Beverly will star on Gordon Ramsay’s Fox cooking show, which premieres Sept. 10.

Jason Segel (left).

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September visits from Jason Segel, Piper Kerman

Segel will hype his book in Cambridge and Kerman, who inspired Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black,” will speak at UMass Lowell.