Danny DeVito

Biography

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Daniel Michael "Danny" DeVito, Jr. (born November 17, 1944 height 5' (1,52 m)) is an American actor, comedian, director, and producer. He first gained prominence for his portrayal of Louie De Palma on the ABC and NBC TV series Taxi (1978–1983), for which he won a Golden Globe and an Emmy.

DeVito and his wife, Rhea Perlman, founded Jersey Films, a production company known for films such as Pulp Fiction, Garden State, and Freedom Writers. DeVito also owns Jersey Television, which produced the Comedy Central series Reno 911!. DeVito and Perlman also starred together in his 1996 film Matilda, based on Roald Dahl's children's novel. He currently stars as Frank Reynolds on the FX sitcom It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Daniel Michael "Danny" DeVito, Jr. (born November 17, 1944 height 5' (1,52 m)) is an American actor, comedian, director, and producer. He first gained prominence for his portrayal of Louie De Palma on the ABC and NBC TV series Taxi (1978–1983), for which he won a Golden Globe and an Emmy.

DeVito and his wife, Rhea Perlman, founded Jersey Films, a production company known for films such as Pulp Fiction, Garden State, and Freedom Writers. DeVito also owns Jersey Television, which produced the Comedy Central series Reno 911!. DeVito and Perlman also starred together in his 1996 film Matilda, based on Roald Dahl's children's novel. He currently stars as Frank Reynolds on the FX sitcom It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Danny DeVito, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 128

Birthday 1944-11-17

Place of Birth Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Daniel Michael DeVito Jr.
  • Danny De Vito

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Comedian
2017 Animal Crackers as Chesterfield (voice)
2016 Wiener-Dog as Dave Schmerz
2016 Curmudgeons as Jackie
2016 Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows
2015 Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story as Himself
2014 Deadbeat(1 episode) as Giuseppe Monamocce
2014 Illumination 7 Mini-Movie Collection as The Lorax
2014 All the Wilderness
2013 Salinger
2012 Hotel Noir as Eugene Portland
2012 Spider-Man - Once Upon a Time the Super Heroes as Pinguine (archive footage)
2012 The Lorax as The Lorax (voice)
2011 Girl Walks Into a Bar as Aldo
2010 Inside the Actor's Workshop as Actor
2010 I'm Still Here as Himself
2010 When in Rome as Al
2009 House Broken as Cathkart
2009 A Very Sunny Christmas as Frank Reynolds
2009 Solitary Man as Jimmy
2008 Just Add Water as Merl
2007 Danny DeVito & the Contract as Himself
2007 Nobel Son as Gastner
2007 Reno 911!: Miami as District Attorney
2007 The Good Night as Mel
2006 Deck the Halls as Buddy Hall
2006 10 Items or Less as Big D
2006 Relative Strangers as Frank Menure
2006 The Oh in Ohio as Wayne the Pool Guy
2005 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia(123 episodes) as Frank Reynolds
2005 My Movie About Making 'Matilda' by Mara Wilson as Himself
2005 Matilda's Movie Magic: The Making of 'Matilda' as Himself
2005 Be Cool as Martin Weir
2004 Christmas in Love as Brad
2003 Big Fish as Amos Calloway
2003 Anything Else as Harvey Wexler
2003 Reno 911!(1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 Death to Smoochy as Burke Bennett
2001 Heist as Mickey Bergman
2001 What's the Worst That Could Happen? as Max Fairbanks
2000 Ed(1 episode)
2000 Screwed as Grover Cleaver
2000 The Big Kahuna as Phil Cooper
2000 Drowning Mona as Chief Wyatt Rash
1999 Man on the Moon as George Shapiro
1999 The Virgin Suicides as Dr. Horniker
1999 Family Guy(1 episode)
1998 Living Out Loud as Pat Francato
1998 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman as Al Goldstein
1997 The Rainmaker as Deck Shifflet
1997 L.A. Confidential as Sid Hudgens
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 Hercules as Philoctetes (voice)
1996 Mars Attacks! as Rude Gambler
1996 Space Jam as Mr. Swackhammer (voice)
1996 Pearl(22 episodes) as Dean Martin
1996 Matilda as Harry Wormwood
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1995 Get Shorty as Martin Weir
1995 MADtv(1 episode)
1994 Junior as Dr. Larry Arbogast
1994 Friends(1 episode) as Roy The Sripper
1994 Renaissance Man as Bill Rago
1993 Look Who's Talking Now! as Rocks (voice)
1993 Last Action Hero as Whiskers
1993 Jack the Bear as John Leary
1992 Hoffa as Bobby Ciaro
1992 Silence Of The Hams
1992 Batman Returns as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin
1992 The Bat, the Cat, and the Penguin as Himself
1991 Other People's Money as Lawrence Garfield
1990 The Earth Day Special
1989 The Simpsons(4 episodes)
1989 The War of the Roses as Gavin D'Amato
1988 Twins as Vincent Benedict
1987 Throw Momma from the Train as Owen / Ned 'Little Ned' Lift
1987 Tin Men as Ernest Tilley
1986 Ruthless People as Sam Stone
1986 My Little Pony: The Movie as Grundle King
1986 Wise Guys as Harry Valentini
1985 The Jewel of the Nile as Ralph
1985 Amazing Stories(1 episode)
1985 Head Office as Frank Stedman
1984 Johnny Dangerously as Burr
1984 The Ratings Game as Vic De Salvo
1984 Romancing the Stone as Ralph
1983 Terms of Endearment as Vernon Dahlart
1981 Going Ape! as Lazlo
1980 CBS Schoolbreak Special(29 episodes) as Ackroyd
1979 The Associates(1 episode)
1978 Goin' South as Hog, Moon's Old Gang
1978 Taxi(114 episodes) as Louie De Palma
1977 The World's Greatest Lover as Assistant Director
1977 The Van as Andy
1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Martini
1975 Saturday Night Live(6 episodes)
1975 Starsky & Hutch(1 episode)
1974 Police Woman(1 episode)
1973 Hurry Up, or I'll Be 30
1973 Scalawag as Fly Speck
1972 Hotdogs for Gauguin
1971 Bananas as Subway Hood (uncredited)
1971 Lady Liberty as Fred Mancuso
1969 Sesame Street(1 episode) as Danny DeVito
1952 Today(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(2 episodes)
1900 Triplets as Vincent Benedict

Production

2016 Curmudgeons … Producer
2014 A Walk Among the Tombstones … Producer
2007 Reno 911!: Miami … Producer
2007 Freedom Writers … Producer
2005 Be Cool … Producer
2004 Along Came Polly … Producer
2004 Garden State … Executive Producer
2003 Karen Sisco(10 episodes) … Producer
2003 Camp … Producer
2003 Reno 911!(133 episodes) … Producer
2002 The American Embassy(6 episodes) … Producer
2001 How High … Producer
2001 Kate Brasher(7 episodes) … Producer
2000 Erin Brockovich … Producer
1999 Man on the Moon … Producer
1998 Living Out Loud … Producer
1998 Out of Sight … Producer
1997 Gattaca … Producer
1996 Feeling Minnesota … Producer
1996 Matilda … Producer
1995 Get Shorty … Producer
1994 Pulp Fiction … Executive Producer
1994 Reality Bites … Producer
1992 Hoffa … Producer
1900 The Funkhousers(1 episode) … Producer

Directing

2016 Curmudgeons … Director
2003 Duplex … Director
2002 Death to Smoochy … Director
1996 Matilda … Director
1992 Hoffa … Director
1989 The War of the Roses … Director
1987 Throw Momma from the Train … Director
1985 Mary(2 episodes) … Director
1985 Amazing Stories(1 episode) … Director
1984 The Ratings Game … Director
1978 Taxi(3 episodes) … Director
1976 The Selling of Vince D'Angelo … Director

Crew

2005 Matilda's Movie Magic: The Making of 'Matilda' … Thanks

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