Robert Wahlberg was born in Boston, Massachusetts in the U.S.A. He lived in a place called Dorchester in Boston. He was born to father, Donald Edmund Wahlberg Sr. and mother, Alma Elaine.
His father was a delivery vehicle driver and his mother was a bank clerk. He has a lot of siblings and half-siblings. His brother Mark Wahlberg needs no introduction as he is a world-famous A-lister. Along with this, Robert has a musician brother named Donnie. It isn’t hard to see that talent runs in the family for the Wahlberg’s.
His father was a U.S Army veteran who had been deployed in the Korean War. He sadly passed away in 2008 on Valentine’s Day. He had married twice consequently, Robert had 3 half-brothers.
Altogether he had 11 siblings among which his sister Debbie passed away in 2003. His father was a Swedish-German and his mother was a mix of Irish, French, Canadain and English blood.
Robert was born on the wintry day of December 18 in 1967. As of November 2018, he is 51 years old. He has the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius.
Robert is of average Amercian height. He stands 5 feet 10 inches tall. Robert weighs in at 78 kilos approximately. He is a buffed person with big muscles.
His eyes are brown and he has sandy blonde hair. Moreover, Robert has a white skin tone and keeps a light beard. His exact bicep, chest and other body measurements are not known to us.
Robert’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. He gained this kind of decent money by acting. His wages as an actor have not been made public but as per the some of the sources, the average salary of the worker is $100 hourly.
Robert debuted in movies at 21 years of age. He played the role of Davey Quinn in Southie. It was a launching platform for his career. He has worked in some modern Hollywood classics such as The Departed alongside Jack Nicholson and Leonardo Dicaprio.
His other projects include Gone Baby Gone, Mystic River and Contraband. Robert’s role in Contraband gathered all-round praise.
His brothers are also successful in their own fields. Donnie Wahlberg is a three times Platinum certified musician. Likewise, his other famous brother Mark Wahlberg has made a name for himself internationally and is a household name in America.
As successful as he is he is secretive too. We do not know much about his personal life as he has kept it to himself. However, he was married to Gina Santangelo. Unluckily, the marriage did not last and they divorced. This relationship bore him 2 children.