Donnie Wahlberg ("Boomtown") has joined the CW pilot Runaways, says Variety.

Wahlberg will play Paul Rader on Runaways, the skein from Darren Star and Ed Zuckerman about a family that become fugitives in order to prove the innocence of the family patriarch, who's been convicted of murder. Sony Pictures TV produces.

Wahlberg's recent credits include "Saw 2." On TV, he also starred in Band Of Brothers and Big Apple.