Robert Wahlberg

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Robert Wahlberg
BornRobert G. Wahlberg
(1967-12-18) December 18, 1967 (age 47)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Other namesBob Wahlberg
OccupationActor
Years active1998-present
RelativesDonnie, Mark and Paul Wahlberg (brothers)
Jenny McCarthy (sister-in-law)
 
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Robert Wahlberg
BornRobert G. Wahlberg
(1967-12-18) December 18, 1967 (age 47)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Other namesBob Wahlberg
OccupationActor
Years active1998-present
RelativesDonnie, Mark and Paul Wahlberg (brothers)
Jenny McCarthy (sister-in-law)

Robert G. Wahlberg (born December 18, 1967) is an American actor who has appeared in films such as Southie, Mystic River, and The Departed.

Life and career[edit]

Born in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, Robert is the older brother of actors/musicians Mark and Donnie Wahlberg.[1] His mother, Alma Elaine (née Donnelly), was a bank clerk and nurse's aid, and his father, Donald Edmond Wahlberg, Sr., was a teamster who worked as a delivery driver; the two divorced in 1982.[2][3] His father, a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, died on February 14, 2008.[4] His father was of Swedish and Irish descent, while his maternal ancestry is Irish, French Canadian, and English.[5]

Wahlberg has appeared in such films as Southie, Orphan, Scenes of the Crime, Moonlight Mile, Mystic River, The Departed, Gone Baby Gone, and Don McKay.

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1998SouthieDavey Quinn
2000The ExchangeLee Naldoff
2001OrphanTimmy Cummings
Scenes of the CrimeArnon
2002Moonlight MilePinky
2003Mystic RiverKevin Savage
2006The DepartedFrank Lazio
2007On BroadwayKevin Sheehan
Gone Baby GoneInterrogating Officer
2009Don McKayAlfred
2012ContrabandJohn Bryce
2014The EqualizerDetective Harris

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