Blue Bloods star surprises Virginia Beach man

Posted at 10:33 PM, Nov 21, 2014
and last updated 2014-11-24 17:06:04-05

NewsChannel 3 is taking you behind the scenes of the police procedural drama series Blue Bloods.

Laila Muhammad headed to New York City to interview the cast on the set of the hit show.

Laila and actor Donnie Wahlberg discovered they have a real life mutual friend in Virginia Beach and they surprised him with a call during their interview.  Joe Verde and Wahlberg met while pursuing their music careers in their teens.  They have been friends ever since.