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Donnie Wahlberg is an American actor, singer, songwriter, rapper, producer, and director. He is well-known for his roles in Saw and The Sixth Sense. He was born on 17 August 1969 in Boston. Donnie had 7 elder brothers and sisters and a younger brother. After the divorce of his parents, Donnie stayed with his mother and attended Copley High School. Along with his friend, he founded a group The Kool Aid Bun.
At the age of 15, he was added to the group New Kids on the Block by Maurice Starr. His album Hangin’ Tough came in 1988 which was a huge success. Later he released some more albums including Step by Step, Face the Music, and The Block. He made his debut from the film Bullet in 1996. He was constantly seen in various films since then. His role as Detective Eric Mathews in Saw and its sequels was very appreciated and he also received an award for his performance in the film.
Another project from which he gained people’s attention was the TV series Blue Bloods. The series started in 2010 and is still continuing. He was alo seen in some episodes of the TV series Fuller House, The Kill Point, and Return of the Mac.
Donnie Wahlberg Net Worth
Donnie Wahlberg net worth is estimated to be around $25 million. His major income is generated from acting and singing career. for his performance in the TV series Blue Bloods he charged around $1.3 million for a single season which later increased to $3.3 million per season.
Donnie Wahlberg Personal Details
|Real Name||Donald Edmond Wahlberg Jr.|
|Date of Birth||17 August 1969|
|Place of Birth||Boston, Massachusetts, USA|
|Profession / Occupation||Actor, singer, producer, and director|
Donnie Wahlberg Body Stats
|Eyes Color||Dark brown|
|Hair Color||Light brown|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
Donnie Wahlberg Family Details
|Spouse / Wife Name||Kimberley Fey (m.1999, div. 2008), Jenny McCarthy (m.2014- present)|
|Father Name||Donald Edmond Wahlberg Sr.|
|Mother Name||Alma Wahlberg|
|Children||Xavier Alexander Wahlberg, Elijah Hendrix Wahlberg|
|Siblings||Arthur Wahlberg, Tracey Wahlberg, Jim Wahlberg, Paul Wahlberg, Robert Wahlberg, Michelle Wahlberg, Mark Wahlberg, and Debbie Wahlberg|
Also, his singing career brought him success and money. His group New Kids on the Block released many songs and albums which were appreciated and he earned big sums through his singing as well.
“I had to learn how to become a real actor, I had to suffer and be rejected and face that 100 times just like every actor. It wasn’t like someone handed it to me.”- Donnie Wahlberg
Interesting Facts about Donnie Wahlberg
- In 2014 and 2015, he won the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program for the TV series Wahlburgers.
- His movie Saw II won the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Scream Scene in 2006.
- In 2017, he was awarded the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Crime Drama TV Actor.
- He met his second wife, Jenny McCarthy, at the set of Watch What Happens Live.
- Donnie has a strong relation with his family. He also co-owns a restaurant in Boston by the name of Wahlburgers with his brothers Mark and Paul.
- Donnie is very conscious about his roles and tries to fit into the characters he plays. He lost 43 pounds for his character in the Sixth Sense.
- Another interesting fact that you would love to know about Donnie is, he wanted to be a baseball player when he was a kid.