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Success is the result of hard work striking opportunities, this line is very well proved by Donnie Wahlberg who is an American singer, actor, and film producer. Moreover, he caught huge public attention through his outstanding work in The Sixth Sense, Blue Bloods, and Saw II.
Recently, Wahlberg came into the limelight in the year 2021 when he worked on season five of The Masked Singer as the rooster “Cluedle-Doo” who gave exclusive clues to the viewers.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 17 August 1969, this eminent actor has turned 51 years old in the year 2020. He seems very tall with his towering height which is 178 in centimeters and 5’10” in feet & inches.
He is very conscious about his physique and maintains himself with a weight of 82 in kilograms and 181 lbs in pounds. His personality is enhanced by his dark brown eyes and light brown hair.
According to the sources, Donnie’s estimated net worth is $20 million approximately.
Education / Family
Born and grew up in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Donnie belongs to a mixed ethnicity including Irish, Swedish, English, French-Canadian, and Scottish. He is the loving and caring son of Donald Edmund Wahlberg Sr (Father) and Alma Wahlberg (Mother).
His father was a teamster who died in 2008 while his mother was a bank clerk. However, his parents got divorced in the year 1982. After the separation of his parents, Donnie started living with his mother.
Apart from that, he grew up with his eight siblings named Paul, Robert, Tracey, Michelle, Arthur, Jim, Debbie, and Mark. As of his education, he attended William Monroe Trotter School. Furthermore, he also studied at Copley High School.
|Nick Name||Donnie Wahlberg|
|Birth Place||Boston, Massachusetts, USA|
|Date of birth||17 August 1969|
|Age||51 years old (as of 2020)|
|Height||In feet & inches: 5’10”
In centimeters: 178 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 82 kg
In pounds: 181 lbs
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Hair color||Light Brown|
|School||William Monroe Trotter School and Copley High School|
|Home town||Boston, Massachusetts, USA|
|Fathers name||Donald Edmund Wahlberg Sr.|
|Mothers name||Alma Wahlberg
|Brothers||Arthur Wahlberg, Paul Wahlberg, Jim Wahlberg, Mark Wahlberg and Robert Wahlberg
|Sisters||Tracey Wahlberg, Debbie Wahlberg and Michelle Wahlberg|
Career / Fashion and Style
Talking about his career, Donnie took the first step towards his career in the year 1984 when he auditioned by music producer Maurice Starr who was amazed by his singing, dancing, and rapping skills. Later, he was entrusted with the responsibility of forming ‘New Kids on the Block.’
Donnie recruited Jordan Knight, Danny Wood, Mark, and Knight’s older brother Jonathan. Moreover, the group has released several albums including ‘Step by Step’, ‘Hangin’ Tough’, ‘10’, ‘Face the Music’, ‘The Block’ and ‘Thankful (EP)’.
Besides his career in music, Donnie has also made his appearance in several movies and television series. Later, in the year 1996, he got appeared as Big Balls in ‘Bullet’. Furthermore, Wahlberg also appeared in ‘Black Circle Boys’, ‘Ransom’ and ‘The Taking of Pelham One Two Three’.
Apart from that, he also got the opportunity to appear in numerous movies and television series such as ‘Fuller House’, ‘Massholes’, ‘Blue Bloods’, ‘Boston’s Finest’, ‘Bunker Hill’, Righteous Kill’, ‘Return of the Mac’, ‘Kings of South Beach’, ‘Marilyn Hotchkiss’ ‘Annapolis’, ‘Dreamcatcher’, ‘Big Apple’, ‘Band of Brothers’, ‘Triggermen’, ‘Diamond Men’, ‘Body Count’ among others.
In fact, he has 4 credits as a director and 6 credits as a producer. Moreover, he has also achieved two Primetime Emmy Award nominations and ACCA Award nominations, and People’s Choice Award nominations. All in all, he garnered 5 nominations to his name.
Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More
Moving towards his personal life, Donnie is a married man who got married to actress Jenny McCarthy on 31 August 2014. Apart from that, he was previously married to Kimberly Fey on 20 August 1999.
However, their relationship came to an end on 28 September 2010 due to some personal issues. Moreover, the couple has also shared two children from this marriage, Xavier Alexander Wahlberg and Elijah Hendrix Wahlberg. Other than this, he has also dated Aubrey O`Day for a brief amount of time.
|Children||Sons – Xavier Alexander Wahlberg and Elijah Hendrix Wahlberg
Here we are providing the list of favorites of Donnie Wahlberg:
|Favorite Actor||Not Known|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Favorite Destination||Not Known|
|Favorite Musical instrument||Not Known|
|Favorite sports||Not Known|
|Favorite food||Not Known|
|Favorite color||Not Known|
Some Interesting Facts About Donnie Wahlberg
- His Zodiac Sign is Leo.
- Donnie also supports Generation Rescue, a movement dedicated to providing treatment opportunities to autistic families.
- He is also very popular on Instagram has more than 1 million followers.
- Since his childhood years, he developed a keen interest in acting.
- Wahlberg is also associated with a non-profit organization called ‘KaBoom’ which is dedicated to creating great play spaces for children.
- He is very fond of playing basketball.
- He became a member of a teen vocal group called ‘NYNUK’ at the age of 15.