- Full Name: Donald Edmond Wahlberg
- Net Worth: $20 Million
- Occupation: Singer, producer, actor
- Marital Status: single
- Ethnicity: Irish American
Donnie Wahlberg Net Worth – How The Guy From New Kid On The Block Gets His Fortune
Donnie Wahlberg net worth is estimated of $20 million. He was a famous boyband member from New Kid On The block. The brother of Mark Wahlberg is often compared to each other by the public. Seeing his brother has a brighter career in the movie industry – Donnie Wahlberg followed the path.
The Early Career Of Donnie Wahlberg
Born in Boston, Donnie actively auditioned for roles. It was back in 1984 that a producer saw his talent and began to offer him a singing gig with other members of New Kids on The Block in 1994. After some time, the group gained huge success before they parted and Donnie began his acting career. He landed a role in 6th Sense and soon after that, NKOTB got back together for a reunion. The boys went on tours along with fellow group Boyz II men in 2013.
Donnie Wahlberg And His Movie Career
His younger brother has already had that VIP access to Hollywood. This makes him easier to climb up and see what’s in the industry for him. He tried his luck in acting and got a role as drug dealer in Ransom. It was until 1999 that Donnie got recognition in the 6th sense. As a drug addict, he had to slim down up until he lost 43 pounds, just to fit the role. It was a shocking totality yet hysterical. He wasn’t look like Donnie from NKOTB for sure. Though he hadn’t been playing in major movies, but he has a constant role in movies each year, naming Saw II, Band of Brothers, and Blue Bloods.
Donnie Wahlberg And NKOTB Reunion
In 2013, Donnie Wahlberg and the rest members of NKOTB launched a reunion album and they also scheduled some tour dates. They also inivited 98 Degrees to perform with them. Turned out that it was a massive success and hugh earning they got.
Donnie Wahlberg Girlfriend
Donnie has been divorced to his 9 year marriage with Kim Fey. They have 2 children and after the marriage ended, Wahlberg was not seen with someone else until it was in 2013 that he went in public with Jenny McCarthy. People began to compare him to Jim Carrey which is Jenny’s ex. However, it was Donnie who finally got engaged to Jenny in last April and they got married in August 2014. Donnie wahlberg kids are not seen much in public.
Though his movies are not box office, the salary he gets is extremely huge with his lifestyle of owning luxury cars and properties. As the family of New Yorker, Wahlberg gets really close to Jenny’s only son. They both go really well along the way. As the wedding party took place, Jenny’s son even testified that he was happy with his stepdad. He was also looking forward to make a lovely family with his new Dad. Wahlberg is currently playing in a crime drama and often invited as guess in talk shows.
But the rumors were still going on that Wahlberg family don’t really like Jenny. Mark Wahlberg wasn’t seen in the wedding so this is quite strange for a brother that he did not want to come to his sibling’s wedding. There are also rumors about Donnie wahlberg plastic surgery and these issues come and go from time to time.
What do you think about Donnie Wahlberg career? Is he having a good time as an actor or he is just taking the chance of what’s in front of him? Is he make a good singer or an actor? Tell us what you think!