March 31, 2015 | Updated at 11:02 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

Jenny McCarthy & Donnie Wahlberg Dating and Marriage Approved By Singer's Sister: 'She's Definitely Welcome'

Jenny McCarthy and New Kid on the Block singer Donnie Wahlberg's romance officially has the seal of approval from his sister and McCarthy's son.

By Char Little, EnStars on Nov 01, 2013 01:34 PM EDT
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
  • Jenny McCarthy
  • Jenny McCarthy gained 80 pounds with son Evan. (Photo : Instagram)
  • Jenny McCarthy & Donnie Wahlberg on "Watch What Happens Live" Oct. 2013
  • (Photo : Video Screenshot/BravoTV.com)

Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg's romance officially has the seal of approval from his sister and the actress' son. 

During their appearance on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live Tuesday, they answered a call from Wahlberg's older sister, Tracy, who revealed she wouldn't mind if the two actually got married. 

"I would love it. We have met and she's a doll," Tracy said. "She's definitely welcome."

As she tried to dish on her brother;s grossest habits, McCarthy took over and instead praised the New Kids on the Block singer.

"I think everything he does -- and I'm not just saying this 'cause I love him-- I think everything about him is awesome," said The View co-host. "He's one of the most incredible men I've ever met in my entire life. I know I'm ridiculous at times, but he has blown me away at what an incredible person he is. He does not disgust me yet. Ask me 20 years from now."

Jenny McCarthy Reveals Her Opinion of 'The View' Co-Hosts & Talks Meeting Boyfriend For the First Time

McCarthy told Us Weekly on Sept. 9 that her 11-year-old son, Evan, approves of Wahlberg. She talked about her boyfriend's interactions with her son, saying, he's "nothing short of awesome [with my son].

"It's too soon to actually give the biggest opinion in the world, but the one meeting has been great. [He's] son-approved," she added.

McCarthy and Wahlberg met on the Watch What Happens Live set in 2012. McCarthy confessed she gave Wahlberg her number that night and he didn't call her for weeks, but once he did, they had a connection and went public with their relationship in July of 2013. 

McCarthy's View co-hosts also gave warm wishes to the couple after Wahlberg appeared on the show's season premiere, which also marked McCarthy's first episode as host on the show. Sherri Sheperd wore an "I Heart Donnie" shirt.

© 2015 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

facebook tweet this pin it plus
Contribute to this Story send us a tip send us a tip send us a tip
Sign Up for Newsletters

Around The Web

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Brandi Glanville

'Rea Housewives of Beverly Hills' Star Brandi Glanville Reportedly Fired By Bravo

Sources claiming the 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star Brandi Glanville has reportedly been fired from the Bravo reality show, but are the rumors true?

Bow Wow, Erica Mena

Cyn Santana Recalls Intense Split With Erica Mena Amid Bow Wow Engagement

Cyn Santana of 'Love & Hip Hop New York' isn't through talking about her split with Erica Mena as Mena prepares to wed her future husband Bow Wow.

Dancing With The Stars

'Dancing With the Stars' Results Tonight: Season 20 Week 3 Elimination, Who Was Voted Off?

Find out who was sent home following the week 3 performances

Tara Wallace & Amina Buddafly

Tara Wallace Goes Off After 'Sister Wives' Jokes About Her & Amina Buddafly

Tara Wallace of VH1's 'Love & Hip Hop New York' is not amused at people poking fun at she and Amina Buddafly's friendship.

Kim Matula

Kim Matula's Return As Hope Logan May Not Be What 'Bold and the Beautiful' Fans Expect

Fans rejoiced when they heard Kim Matula would be briefly reprising her role as Hope Logan on The Bold and the Beautiful, but Hope's brief return to L.A. may not be quite the way fans imagined.

'Fast and Furious 7'

'Furious 7''s Alternate Title Is 'Wild Speed: Sky Mission'?

'Furious 7' actually has a pretty whack alternate title for its release in Japan.

Megan Fox

Will Megan Fox Join 'Transformers 5'?

We haven't heard a peep from the Transformers 5 team in a while, are they scouting for a new cast or perhaps reaching out to some old trusted actors.

'Jurassic World'

Gun Toting Chris Pratt In Hunting Mode In New 'Jurassic World' Still

Chris Pratt looks like he means business, although mildly bruised, he is ammunitioned up on his motorbike, in a new 'Jurassic World' still.

Terminator Genisys

New 'Terminator: Genisys' Trailer To Be Unveiled With 'Furious 7' Release

According to a report the new trailer for 'Terminator: Genisys' is timed to be unveiled with the release of Furious 7 in April.

'Superbad'

'Superbad' Sequel In The Works?

Judd Apatow dished about his wish to work on a sequel to 'Superbad' in a recent interview.

'Fast and Furious 7'

'Furious 7' To Be 'More Intense,' 'Up The Ante' New Inside Look Clip Reveals

A new clip from 'Furious 7' reveals new footage and the cast members talking about the movie's exceptionality.

Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood Slim & Fit 1 Month After Giving Birth?

Is Carrie Underwood looking super skinny less than a month after giving birth?

Skyler Shaye

Behind-the-Scenes Stills Introducing New Character In 'Ray Donovan' Revealed

Sklyer Shaye, who will play new character Ian McShane in season 3 of 'Ray Donovan,' has revealed a still of her in character.

'Beauty and the Beast' Season 2, Episode 21, 'Operation Fake Date'

What We Know So Far About Season 3 Of 'Beauty and the Beast'

Here's a low-down on the plot and production of season 3 of 'Beauty and the Beast' up until now.

Natalie Guercio

Did 'Mob Wives' Star Natalie Guercio Suffer From A Drug Overdose?

'Mob Wives' star Renee Graziano tweets support for Natalie Guercio after reality star allegedly suffers from drug overdose.

Latest News

Maci Bookout & Fan

Has Maci Bookout Ended Her Feud With Farrah Abraham?

On Tuesday, Maci Bookout sent a tweet to Farrah Abraham.

Andi Dorfman Photos

Andi Dorfman Allegedly Wants To Be On 'Bachelor in Paradise'

A new report says Andi Dorfman wans to be on 'The Bachelor' again.

Sean Murray

Watch Two Clips From 'NCIS' Episode 'Patience'

Check out two sneak peek clips from 'NCIS' episode 'Patience'.

Survivor

'Survivor' Player Rodney & Others Wonder Where Jeff Probst Is In New Episode

Jeff Probst is noticeably missing in a new sneak peek of the next episode of 'Survivor.'

Teresa Joe Giudice Photos

Teresa Giudice's Family Says Joe & Daughters Could Lose Home

'The Real Housewives of New Jersey' star Teresa Giudice's husband is said to be on the verge of being homeless as he's having a hard time selling their mansion.

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande Twerks On Justin Bieber Amid Relationship With Big Sean

Footage of Ariana Grande grinding on 'Boyfriend' singer Justin Bieber has gone viral as she's dating Big Sean.

Amber Rose

Amber Rose & James Harden Just Friends After Model Calls Him 'An Amazing Guy'

The speculated relationship between Amber Rose and James Harden is said to be over.

Lachlan Buchanan & Steve Burton

Kyle Admits He Returned To Genoa City For Summer On 'Young and the Restless'

A proposal is about to happen on 'The Young and the Restless' as well as other big news!

Jennifer Morrison Colin O'Donoghue

'Once Upon a Time' Star Teases If Emma Will 'Become Darker'

Could Emma succumb to the dark side on 'Once Upon a Time'?

Eve and Cole take the first step in their plot to keep JJ and Paige apart on the March 31, 2015 episode of 'Days of Our Lives'

Paige & JJ's Relationship Hits Some Major Roadblocks On 'Days of Our Lives'

They've finally worked past all of the heartache they caused one another, and are happily reunited as a couple, but Paige (True O'Brien) and JJ's (Casey Moss) relationship could hit several major speedbumps before it has a chance to get back to where it previously was on Days of Our Lives.

Featured Videos

From Our Partners

Dark Souls 2 Scholar of the First Sin

'Dark Souls 2: Scholar Of The First Sin' Details And Price: Find Out What You Get On Each System & How Much It Will Cost

Bandai Namco has released a helpful FAQ to clear up the details on each version of the game.

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain

'Metal Gear Solid' Movie Finds Its Writer: Sony Taps Relatively Unknown Scribe For PlayStation Game Adaptation

The Metal Gear Solid film has picked up a relatively unknown but in demand writer to pen the PlayStation game adaptation for Sony. Sadly, he is not named Hideo Kojima.

iZombie

'iZombie' News And Spoilers: New Clip Shows Working Relationship Between Liv And Babineaux [VIDEO]

A new clip for iZombie has been released. Check out Liv trying to convince Babineaux to listen to her.

Andre Ward

Andre Ward Next Fight: Carl Froch Bout In England Can Happen, 'Cobra' Just Needs To 'Pick Up The Phone' [VIDEO]

Andre Ward is willing to go to the UK to face Carl Froch, but he will not fight the Cobra in his hometown.

Dying Light

Dying Light April Fools Update Will Give Players Super Strength For A Day [VIDEO]

Techland is opting to celebrate April Fools' Day with an update that gives players super strength.

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 2.55 Update 'before The Fall Part 2' Released Today; Completes The Storyline Of A Realm Reborn

The new patch for Square Enix's MMO Final Fantasy XIV is now available for download, and closes the door on the A Realm Reborn storyline while opening the gate for the game's first expansion, Heavensward.

Jon Jones

Jon Jones Next Fight: Alexander Gustafsson Says 'Rumble' Hits Harder, Makes UFC 187 Prediction [VIDEO]

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has admitted that he doesn't possess the knockout power of his UFC 187 opponent Anthony "Rumble" Johnson, and a common opponent has weighed in with his thoughts--Alexander Gustafsson.

Marvel Mighty Heroes

Marvel Mighty Heroes Now Available On iOS & Android: Co-Op DeNA Title Brings Together Your Favorite Superheroes [LAUNCH TRAILER]

DeNA has released the next in its long line of F2P licensed mobile titles with Marvel Mighty Heroes, a co-op brawler title for iOS and Android.

Michael Strahan

Michael Strahan Girlfriend: Giants Hero, Beau Spotted At St. Bart's Beach [PHOTO]

It would appeard that the rumors of Michael Strahan getting back with Nicole Murphy are indeed false.

Miles Austin

Miles Austin, Stacy Sydlo: Former Cowboy And Wife Excited For Move To Philly?

Miles Austin is the latest former Dallas player to join Chip Kelly in Philadelphia.

Real Time Analytics