Mark, Paul and Donnie Wahlberg
He's been nominated for two Academy Awards. He's had a No. 1 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. His latest movie opened to $37 million earlier this month. So why would Mark Wahlberg want to star in a reality show?
"I thought kind of the same thing," executive producer Rasha Drachkovitch tells TVGuide.com. "It definitely helps that the subject matter is his family and the family business."
That family business, the Hingham, Mass., restaurant Wahlburgers, is the focus of the new A&E reality show of the same name. Premiering Wednesday at 10:30/9:30c, the docu-series follows Wahlberg, along with his two brothers, singer and Blue Bloods star Donnie and chef Paul Wahlberg, in their adventures running a restaurant together.
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After first reading about the fast-casual burger spot two years ago, Drachkovitch reached out to Mark about the reality show idea. He soon traveled to Hingham to meet ...
After ABC confirmed next season's all-stars outing of Dancing with the Stars, Tom Bergeron revealed that it will feature past champions, fan favorites and controversial cast members, which kind of took the wind out of sails. Do we really want to see Kate Gosselin again? No. Since season-planning is still in a nascent stage, we want to offer our two cents on how we think the season should be. Here are our five wishes for all-stars:
New Kids on the Block's Joey McIntyre is hitting the block(s) of New York for a guest-spot on CSI: NY, Entertainment Weekly reports.
The singer, who recently wrapped the NKOTBSB tour with the Backstreet Boys, will play...
Barrett and Joey McIntyre
It's a baby girl for Joey McIntyre and his wife Barrett.
"Kira Katherine McIntyre was born May 31st at 12:30 pm PST. 7 lbs., 3 oz., 21 in. A beautiful baby girl with great timing and gorgeous hair," McIntyre tweeted on Tuesday.
There's a New Kid on the Psych block.
Joey McIntyre, one of the members of the boy (now men!) band New Kids on the Block, will guest-star on USA's upcoming sixth season of Psych, EW reports.
Joey McIntyre, Barrett Williams
Joey McIntyre and his wife, Barrett, are expecting their third child, People reports.
The couple will welcome their third child in May. The new addition will join brothers Griffin Thomas, 3, and Rhys Edward, 1.
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"Barrett and I are so blessed and grateful for the little one on the way," McIntyre, 37 told the magazine. "We'll have...
Joey McIntyre has a new kid in his family: The singer and his wife, Barrett, have welcomed their second child.
Joey McIntyre expecting second child
Son Rhys Edward arrived ...
Joey McIntyre and Barrett
New Kids On the Block singer Joey McIntyre is gearing up for a new kid of his own: a baby boy.
McIntyre's wife, Barrett, is pregnant with their second child, according to People. And this new little guy really took his parents by surprise.
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"My wife actually took the [pregnancy] test but she thought it was negative," says McIntyre, 36. "She came out and ...
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They're back! 1980s boy band New Kids on the Block is reuniting, and will release a new album and go on tour. The announcement comes 20 years after the Boston-based fivesome scored big with their multi-platinum album, Hanging Tough.Band member Donnie Wahlberg, 38, told the Boston Herald he was onboard with the reunion when the group decided to write new music. "We absolutely will [also] do the old songs for sure," he added.Joey McIntyre, brothers Jordan and Jonathan Knight, and Danny Wood round out the quintet, which in its heyday sold 70 million albums before breaking up in 1994. J.R. Whalen
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The Office's Angela Kinsey and husband Warren Lieberstein are expecting their first child in May, the actress' rep tells Us, adding that the parents to be "are very excited." Now the question becomes: Was Dwight careful? Something to ponder on the picket lines, scribes.... There's a new New Kid on the Block: onetime Dancing with the Stars contender Joey McIntyre and his wife Barrett welcomed an as-yet-unnamed son on Tuesday, says People.... Chris Noth and his actress girlfriend Tara Wilson, whose pregnancy was revealed earlier this week, are expecting a boy in January, says People.