Donnie Wahlberg

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Donald Edmond Wahlberg Jr.
  • Birth Place: Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/17/1969, Leo
  • Profession: Actor; singer; songwriter
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Donnie Wahlberg Fast Facts:
  • Is the eighth of nine children; youngest brother is actor-singer Mark Wahlberg.
  • Big break came in 1985, when music producer Maurice Starr auditioned him for a group that became the boy band New Kids on the Block.
  • In 1991, the New Kids topped Forbes' list of America's highest-paid entertainers with $115 million in earnings.
  • Acting debut was in Bullet, a 1996 direct-to-video flick starring Mickey Rourke and Tupac Shakur.
  • Early big-screen roles included a kidnapper in Ransom (1996) and a former mental patient in The Sixth Sense (1999).
  • His character of Detective Eric Matthews appeared in the second, third, fourth and fifth entries in the popular Saw series of horror movies.
  • Has been a regular on several TV series, including the police dramas Boomtown and Blue Bloods, and the short-lived thriller Runaway.
  • Donnie Wahlberg Relationships:
  • Kim Fey - Wife (separated)
  • Donald E. Wahlberg Sr. - Father
  • Robert Wahlberg - Brother
  • Xavier Alexander Wahlberg - Son
  • Debbie Wahlberg - Sister
  • Michelle Wahlberg - Sister
  • Alma Wahlberg - Mother
  • Mark Wahlberg - Brother
  • Paul Wahlberg - Brother
  • Elijah Hendrix Wahlberg - Son
  • Tracey Wahlberg - Sister
  • Arthur Wahlberg - Brother
  • James Wahlberg - Brother
  • Jenny McCarthy - Fiancée
  • Donnie Wahlberg Awards:
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program - Nominee

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