Mark Webber

Mark Allen Webber is an American actor, screenwriter and director known for his roles in the films Snow Day and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. Webber was born in 1980 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he spent his early years. He was later raised by his single mother in the slums of North Philadelphia. There they spent time homeless, living in cars and abandoned buildings, and struggling to survive during the harsh winters. His mother is Cheri Honkala and she has since become an advocate for the homeless in Philadelphia. Webber's life was subsequently the subject of a major news magazine story. He and his mother have been for many years and still are outspoken homeless advocates. They walk in protests, help to educate voters, and volunteer to help provide food and shelter to the urban poor in Philadelphia and elsewhere. Cheri Honkala is ran for Sheriff of Philadelphia in 2011 with the Green Party on a "no evictions" platform. Webber began his professional career in 1997. He favours offbeat independent productions and challenging roles that involve intense characterization.


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