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Taylor Lautner Finds It Surreal Being Saluted by Mark Wahlberg

August 5, 2011 (4:18 am) GMT
The 'Twilight Saga' hunk comments on Mark's retort to Leonardo DiCaprio at HFPA Luncheon that they are both out of a job because the younger actor is in better shape than either of them.

can't hide his surprise after receiving a praise from fellow actor at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's annual luncheon. Sharing how he felt hearing that, the " Saga" hunk told Marc Malkin of E!, "I don't even know the word to describe being here."

"It's so odd. It's such an honor," the 19-year-old actor elaborated his response. He further explained, "I'm up on the stage and talking in front of people like that? The people that I looked up to my entire life? Hearing words like that from Mark and everybody it's just really surreal."

Mark saluted Taylor in a witty retort to 's ribbing on Thursday afternoon, August 4. "I am sitting at a table with a gentleman who is better looking than you and is in better shape than me. So, we're both out of a job, dude," he said to his co-star in "", pointing to the "" star.

"We're screwed," the star of "" continued on as those who gathered at the Beverly Hills Hotel for the Golden Globes lunch burst into laughter. "It's over, dude. '' and 'Boogie Nights' were a long time ago. I accept it. I had a good run and on to the next."

Taylor, Mark and Leo were among a number of Hollywood stars who helped present and accept the $1.5 million, which were given to 46 nonprofit and educational organizations in grants. Those present included , , , and .






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