Donnie Wahlberg Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

6th February 2017

Quote: "If you see a baby bump, it just means I'm bloated, people! Alright? That's it! Girls bloat!" Jenny McCarthy rules out having children with husband Donnie Wahlberg.

23rd January 2015

Quote: "The New Kids are (contributing $10,000) that I put them on the spot for, and I'll (donate) my own extra $10,000. That's $20,000 for TLC." New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg reveals he has personally doubled the amount he initially pledged from his band to Tlc's album crowdfunding campaign after making the impromptu promise on live Tv on Tuesday (20Jan15), when the pop group announced plans to tour with the Waterfalls hitmakers and rapper Nelly this summer (15).

2nd January 2015

Quote: "I answer, and all he says is, 'I love you!' and hangs up. He is romantic every day, and if I screw this up, I'm the dumbest girl in the world." Model-turned-Tv and radio personality Jenny McCarthy gushes about her new husband Donnie Wahlberg's sweet prank calls.

24th November 2014

Fact: Singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg returned to the American Music Awards on Sunday (23Nov14) with his new wife Jenny McCarthy to co-present the honour for Favorite Pop/Rock Album, 24 years after he originally won the prize with his band New Kids On The Block. The 2014 accolade went to boyband One Direction for their last album, Midnight Memories.

10th October 2014

Quote: "We've been through things that most people could never imagine. We went from playing for food and meals in prisons and high schools and birthday parties and Bar Mitzvahs to playing for the most amazing fans in the world." Newlywed Donnie Wahlberg recalls New Kids on the Block's early days after unveiling the band's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday (09Oct14).

4th September 2014

Fact: Donnie Wahlberg's actor brother Mark Wahlberg was unable to attend his sibling's weekend wedding to Jenny McCarthy, so the New Kids on the Block star recruited his four bandmates to serve as his groomsmen instead. The happy couple chose The Sound of Music classic song Edelweiss for their first dance following the ceremony in St. Charles, Illinois.

15th May 2014

Fact: Stars including Alec Baldwin, Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg, actress Chloe Bennet and Scandal's Katie Lowes were among the guests who turned out to celebrate retiring Tv newswoman Barbara Walters at a special bash in New York City on Wednesday night (14May14).

8th May 2014

Quote: "I was anxious for you to meet my mother - specifically because she's disapproved of almost every girl I've ever dated. She's the ultimate B.S. (bulls**t) detector. But you know what? She loves her." Singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg received the ultimate stamp of approval for his new fiancee, actress/model Jenny McCarthy, from his mum Alma. The couple became engaged last month (Apr14) after nearly a year of dating.

1st May 2014

Quote: "I gained 20 pounds sampling and approving foods for the Wahlburgers menu." Singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg packed on the pounds during the menu trial process for his family burger restaurant in Boston, Massachusetts.

1st May 2014

Quote: "I never saw Jenny McCarthy nude until we started dating." Donnie Wahlberg confesses he has never seen his new fiancee's nude spreads in Playboy. The busty blonde, a former Playboy Playmate of the Year, celebrated turning 40 by posing naked for the men's magazine once again in 2012.

30th April 2014

Quote: "I'm not wearing mine today so I don't wanna hear rumours. It's being resized. I didn't know whether to make it small or eat more cupcakes!" Newly-engaged model and Tv personality Jenny McCarthy reveals her missing ring is being resized. She became engaged to singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg two weeks ago.

17th April 2014

Quote: "I love him (Donnie Wahlberg) so much, I wanna start clean (sic). I don't need any ghosts from Christmas past coming to haunt me." Actress and Tv personality Jenny McCarthy has changed her cell phone number to ensure she doesn't get any unexpected calls from ex-boyfriends after announcing her engagement to New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg. The bride-to-be previously dated actor Jim Carrey and American footballer Brian Urlacher, who she split from in 2012.

17th April 2014

Tweet: "Thank you for all the sweet wishes. @DonnieWahlberg and I are grateful and blessed. #love". Model/actress Jenny McCarthy and her new fiance Donnie Wahlberg express their gratitude for fans' support following the news of their engagement.

15th April 2014

Tweet: "Dear Boston, I love you! Carry On! #BostonStrong" Donnie Wahlberg voices his support for his native city on the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing on Tuesday (15Apr14).

12th February 2014

Quote: "There's no immediate plans (to get married) right now, but a girl can dream... If I marry Donnie I also know I'll be marrying all the Blockheads (fans), which I welcome completely." Tv personality Jenny McCarthy is ready to tie the knot with New Kids On The Block heartthrob Donnie Wahlberg.

2nd January 2014

Fact: New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg celebrated the start of 2014 by planting a kiss on girlfriend Jenny MCCarthy's lips on live Tv. The actress and Tv personality has rung in the past three New Years by kissing random men in Times Square, New York as part of ABC's televised coverage and this year she bid farewell to the past year by smooching the pop star and actor.

15th September 2013

Quote: "They had their first meeting and it was incredible, it was perfect. Evan loves to catch frogs, so my backyard has a big creek and they caught a few frogs and had some great, perfect amount of time (sic) together to get to know each other." Jenny McCarthy is getting serious about her new romance with singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg after introducing him to her young son, Evan.

8th September 2013

Fact: Jenny McCarthy will be taking her boyfriend to work with her for her debut on U.S. Tv talk show The View on Monday (09Sep13) - New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg will be her first guest. The couple started dating earlier this year (13) after actor/singer Wahlberg appeared as a guest on MCCarthy's late-night show and they made their official red carpet debut as a couple at a Dancing With the Stars charity event last month (Aug13).

26th August 2013

Fact: New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg and actress/model Jenny McCarthy took their romance to the red carpet on Saturday (24Aug13) by showing up hand-in-hand at a Dancing with the Stars charity event. The couple hooked up earlier this summer (13) when singer/actor Wahlberg appeared on MCCarthy's late-night U.S. talk show, and they went public with the relationship at Hotel Baker in St. Charles, Illinois.

5th July 2011

Quote: "I'm singularly working on it behind the scenes... I'm trying to will it to happen... With all of them, Bobby Brown and everyone - because they really are our inspiration, because they're from the same home town as us." New Kids on the Block star Donnie Wahlberg has big plans to bring New Edition back together for a full tour.

4th July 2011

Quote: "There are people who actually thought it happened too soon, in fact. At least early on.... There were definitely people early on who were kinda scratching their heads over it - until we started to do things together. Now that the tour's up and running... it's worked magically." New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg admits not everyone thought the idea of collaborating with fellow boyband Backstreet Boys was a good one.

19th May 2011

Quote: "We have a big brother-little brother thing. But Nick (Carter)'s my favourite." New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg insists going on tour with the Backstreet Boys will be like a big family gathering.

10th March 2011

Quote: "This might get me killed in Boston, but I've really fallen in love with the city. Growing up in the shadow of New York, in Boston, we look up to it and we hate them (New Yorkers)... But being here and seeing the energy of the city... it's unbelievable." Singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg, a Boston, Massachusetts native, confesses his love for the Big Apple after shooting new TV crime drama Blue Bloods in the city.

3rd December 2010

Quote: "The good thing about it is the little girls who used to scream and grab and rip off our clothes have now grown into women and they get it - concert time (they'll scream), bump into them backstage they're like, 'Hi, how are you doing? I work for this company...'" Singer/actor Donnie Wahlberg on the benefits of performing to more mature audiences on the New Kids On The Block reunion tour.

3rd December 2010

Quote: "My eldest son is in a band. They play very dark, mosh pit music. He'll come home with the big earrings with the holes through it." New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg's boy is following his father into the music industry.

19th May 2010

Fact: Tom Selleck, Donnie Wahlberg and Bridget Moynahan are teaming up to fight crime on the small screen - for new U.S. police drama BLUE BLOODS. The series, about a family of New York City cops, is scheduled to premiere later this year (10).

2nd September 2008

Quote: "I'm not jealous. If I was, I'd never have helped him get into the industry. I'd much rather visit him in a mansion than a prison cell, which is where he was heading. When he has a movie premiere, I go and sit with him and give him feedback." New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg insists he is proud of his younger brother MARK's success as an actor.

7th August 2008

Quote: "It's better to have a 30 year old rip your clothes off than a 15 year old." New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg likes the fact the reunited boy band's fans are older now.

20th October 2006

Fact: Former New Kids On The Block star Donnie Wahlberg's new TV drama RUNAWAY has become the first show cancelled on new US TV network CW. The Sunday night show has been scrapped due to declining ratings.

21st April 2006

Fact: Boy band New Kids On The Block performed a low-key show at Deer Island Prison, Massachusetts, before their career took off - as a favour to Donnie Wahlberg's incarcerated brother MARK, who was serving time there.

12th February 2006

Quote: <p>"Hopefully, I'm gonna impregnate her on Valentine's Day. She looks so hot with a bump." Former NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK star Donnie Wahlberg is keen to have a third child with his wife KIM. </p>

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