Date of Birth: August 17, 1969
Place of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Marital Status: Not Married
Children: Xavier Alexander (1993), Elijah Hendrix (2001)
Height: 5′ 10″
Hair: Light Brown
Currently can be seen on: Blue Bloods (CBS)
Wahlberg was born and raised in the Boston, Massachusetts area. While a young teen, Donnie found himself getting into trouble. He turned to the arts as an outlet. He performed in school plays as well as writing and directing. At the age of 15 he turned to music. He joined new teen group “New Kids on the Block”, they had their first #1 hit in 1988. The group was a huge hit during the late 80’s to the early 90’s. The group broke up in 1994.
Wahlberg started acting in 1996 debuting in “Bullet”. In 1999 he had his most startling role as Bruce Willis’ deranged patient in “The Sixth Sense”. He received critical acclaim in the HBO mini-series “Band of Brothers” (2001). After the success of “Band of Brothers” he was cast in the new tv series “Boomtown” (2002). The show was canceled after one season. Wahlberg continue working on tv and in films. He appeared in the series “Runaway” (2006-2008) and had a guest appearance on “Rizzoli & Isles” (2010). Wahlberg is now a co-star on CBS’s highly successful cop drama “Blue Bloods” as Detective Danny Reagan.