Robert Wahlberg Biography

Robert Wahlberg is an American born actor, mostly famous for being the elder brother of also actor of Mark Wahlberg. Although his brother Mark made quite a big career for himself first as a singer and then an actor and went on to have various big roles, Robert did not manage to have as big as a career as his brother. Mark is often cast in big Hollywood, main roles while Robert usually plays as a side character or has minor roles in movies. But it has not stopped him from making a career and a name for himself.

He perhaps started off a bit late and has his first acting credit in a movie called “Southie.” He would later on go to make appearances in movies like “The Exchange” (2000), “Orphan” (2001) and “Scenes of the Crime” (2001). But he usually works with his brother Mark, and has managed to appear as a side character in many of the popular movies Mark has been in, like “Mystic River” (2003),“The Departed” (2006) and “Contraband” (2012), being the most popular ones. He also started in movies like “On Broadway” (2007), “Gone Baby Gone” (2007) and “Don McKay” (2009), while his latest role was alongside Denzel Washington in “The Equalizer” (2014).

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Robert Wahlberg from “The Departed” movie

Net Worth and Salary of Robert Wahlberg

Robert Wahlberg has had a very nice career appearing both as an actor and as a producer. His credits have earned him quite a lot and he is currently worth about 2 million dollars as its total net worth.

Partner and Family

Robert Wahlberg is currently divorced and does not have any children to his name. He has been married to Gina Santangelo. But that marriage was short-lived and they ended up divorcing very quickly after that marriage. Robert has not bene linked with many women after that and mainly keeps things about his personal affairs private. He does not like to comment about his person and would happily stay silent about it.

Robert-Wahlberg-today

Robert Wahlberg today

On the other hand he has a really big family. He was born to Alma Elaine and, Donald Edmond Wahlberg, Sr. His father was a teamster and was a veteran of the Korean War. He was married two times and eventually died in 2008. From his first marriage Robert has three half siblings Donna, Scott, and Buddy. From the second marriage his siblings include brothers Arthur, Jim, Paul, and of course Donnie and Mark who are both actors and celebrates as well. His sisters include Tracey, Michelle and Debbie, who unfortunately and tragically died in 2003. Robert was considered the responsible one in the family as he would usually care for the younger siblings in his family.

Robert Wahlberg Age

Robert Wahlberg was born in Dorchester, which is a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. He spent his whole life there and is the reason why he often plays roles which are related to Boston. His birth date is December 18, 1967 and it makes him currently 49 years old.

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Robert Wahlberg with friend

Height and Weight

When looking at Robert Wahlberg you will notice that he is quite a muscular and big person. He is not as young as he used to be, but he still manages to get the best that he can. He stands 5 feet and 10 inches high and weighs approximately 78 kg.

Is Robert Wahlberg Gay?

There have been certain rumors about Robert Wahlberg being gay but there are no confirmation coming. The rumors came after his short marriage and the fact that he keeps most of his life a secret. But it appears that these rumors are only rumors as Robert keeps things at low key and does not want to divulge a lot about himself to many people. He has perhaps been ridiculed for that but that is the way he prefers it. For now there is no reason to believe that Robert Wahlberg is gay but there are not many evidence about women in his life either.

Robert-Wahlberg

Robert Wahlberg

Nationality and Ethnicity

Based on his nationality, Robert Wahlberg is American by birth and his ethnic group is Caucasian. But he has many different roots both on his mothers and fathers sides. His father is from German and Swedish descent, while on her mother’s side he has a mixture of Irish, French-Canadian, and English blood.

Biography & Facts
Born: December 18. 1967.
Nationality: American
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Religion: N/A
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $ 2 million
Salary: N/A
Hair Color: Light-brown
Eye Color: Brown
Height: 5 feet and 10 inches (1.78 m)
Weight: 78 kg
Married to: No
Affair with: N/A
Children: No
Birth Sign: N/A
Education: N/A

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