Father: his father’s name is Alphonsus Donnelly, who had been battling with cancer and died in 2011. He was born in Northern Ireland, but later moved from there.
Mother: his mother's name is Anne Donnelly.
Siblings: Declan has 6 siblings and he is the youngest one. He has three brothers, whose names are Martin, Eamonn and Dermott, and three sisters, named Patricia, Moyra and Camalia.
Wives and kids: Declan Donnelly has been married to Ali Astall since 2015, but they don’t have kids yet.
Sexual orientation: He is straight.
He had relationship with Clare Buckfield (1993-2004), Sarah Cawood (2004), Kate Braithwaite (2006), Di Steward (2006), Georgie Thompson (2009-2011), Ashley Roberts (2013). He is currently married to Ali.
His net worth is estimated at £65 Million.
Place of living: Declan has a house in London.
Cars: He owns an Abarth 595.
What is his hobby?
Declan is a big fan of golf. It’s a good feeling to be out there in the fresh air with a bunch of friends having a bit of competitions. According to Declan if anybody wants to start playing golf it’s one hundred procent great idea. There are no age limits for this game: you can start as a child and as an older person.
What would he change about himself if he could?
He is satisfied with his look and everything about himself. So he wouldn’t change anything.
Has he ever been involved in scandals?
Dec and his best friend Ant tried to become pop stars as well. Their stage names were PJ and Duncan and they became really successful when they released their song, called ‘Let’s Get Ready to Rhumble’, which was actually nominated as ‘Best Song’ in 1994. But another song ‘Falling’ had to face some problems. One of the pop Welsh bands accused Dec and Ant in copyrighting and stealing their song. That’s how their singing career stopped.
His full name is Declan Joseph Oliver Donnelly.
Declan took part in television advertisements: Wispa, McDonald’s, Nintendo Wii, Morrisons and Suzuki.
His career started in 1987.
Dec and Ant became friends because of football.
Along with Ant, Declan has a huge number of national television awards.