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Mark and Donnie Wahlberg have signed to star in reality show for A&E about their family-owned Massachusetts based restaurant, Wahlburgers.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the show will take viewers behind the scenes to peek inside the lives of the family and restaurant. Both Mark and Donnie join their “most talented sibling,” Paul, executive chief.
“We’re thrilled to partner with the entire Wahlberg family as they graciously lift the curtain to share this new side of their story,” said David McKillop, executive VP and general manager of A&E Network.
Donnie confirmed the reality show on the Arsenio Hall talk show Monday night.
“Mark and I, my mom, my brother Paul — we’re all gonna be in the show,” he said. “It’s going to be a lot of fun.”
44 Blue Productions in association with Closest to the Hole Productions, Leverage Entertainment and Donnie D Productions produce Wahlburgers. Executive producers are Mark Wahlberg, Donnie Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, Rasha Drachkovitch (44 Blue Productions), Jym Buss (44 Blue Productions), Lily Neumeyer (A&E) and Devon Graham (A&E).
Wahlburgers premieres on A&E, Jan. 22 at 10:30 p.m.