What watch did Mark Wahlberg wear in Shooter?

Last Updated: July 26, 2016
Written by Elise Tigner

Mark Wahlberg wore a Suunto Vector in the 2007 action movie Shooter.

Shooter is a 2007 action and conspiracy thriller based on the novel Point of Impact by Stephen Hunter. The movie is about Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger who, after retirement, is contracted by the government to help protect the president from an assassination attempt. Swagger is told that a threat has been made on the President of the United States and that the government would like him to use his skills as a Marine sniper to predict where and how the assassination will take place. Bob does as he is contracted to do, only to realize that the assassination attempt was an inside job and he was being set up to take the fall for it.

About Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg is an American musician, actor, director, and restaurateur. He was the front man of the hip-hop group “Marky Mark & The Funky Bunch” where he gained notoriety for the single Good Vibrations. Mark made his jump to acting in the 90s and early 2000s, appearing in Boogie Nights and the remake of Planet of the Apes. Mark a respected actor and takes on heavier action and drama roles, while occasionally rounding out the cast on larger blockbusters like Transformers: Age of Extinction. Mark is also a businessman and restaurateur , partnering with his brothers Donnie and Paul in the restaurant franchise Wahlburger.

The Suunto Vector

Suunto Vector was the first outdoor watch to have an Altimeter, Barometer, and Compass – an “ABC” watch. The Suunto Vector was released in 1998 and stayed in production until 2015, when it was discontinued. The Vector is a 45mm watch that features digital-quartz movement and a digital display.

As stated, it is an ABC watch with altimeter, barometer, and compass functions. The watch also features a weather trend display, altitude log, temperature indicator, and date/time functionality. The Suunto Vector is a great outdoor and sport watch that lived a long run and was favored by many.

Suunto Core alternative to Vector

If you’re looking for a great watch that has similar ABC features to the Vector, you should check out the very popular and affordable Suunto Core.

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