Donnie will be starring in the new 2006 Broadway show Tarzan as the villain of the story, Clayton.
In addition to college, Donnie has studied privately with Herbert Berghoff at the HB Studios in New York.
He received his Masters Degree of Fine Arts from the University of Missouri at Kansas City.
Donnie played competitive soccer until he was 18 and originally aspired to be a professional soccer player.
He is half Afghan and half Lithuanian.
Donnie has a sister 3 years younger than him and a 14-year old half-sister.