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Danny DeVito Biography

Danny is best known as a film actor. Long-time actor who won the Emmy Award and the Golden Globe Award for his role as Louie de Palma in the Taxi TV series. He has appeared in movies including One Flew Over Cuckoo 's Nest, LA Confidential, Batman Returns, and many more! He was born on November 17, 1944. In 2006, he appeared in the TV show It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia alongside Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney and Kaitlin Olson. After graduating from college, he worked as a cosmetician. He made his film debut as Fred Mancusso in Lady Liberty 's Italian film.

Danny DeVito Biography
Biography
Short Bio
First NameDaniel
Last NameDeVito
ProfessionMovie Actor
Age75 years old
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignScorpio
Birth DateNovember 17, 1944
BirthdayNovember 17
Birth PlaceNeptune, NJ
CountryUS

Danny DeVito Career

  • Actor

Danny DeVito Education

  • He took dance lessons in classical ballet, hip hop, modern dance, and tap dance when she was four. At the age of 12, Tonkin began her training at the Australian Young People ‘s Theater (ATYP) at the Wharf Theater.Tonkin graduated from Queenwood School for Girls.

Before Fame

  • After graduating from college, he worked as a cosmetician. He made his film debut as Fred Mancusso in Lady Liberty's Italian film.

Danny DeVito Real Name

  • Daniel Michael DeVito Jr.

Danny DeVito Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Danny is 75 years old, he is 4 ft 10 in (147 cm). His body measurements are still not confirmed yet. We will update you as soon as possible. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Height & Weight
Height (Approx.)4 feet 10 inches (147 cm)
Weight (Approx.)65 kg (124 lbs)
Body MeasurementsUnknown
Physical Stats
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorUnknown
Dress SizeUnknown
Shoe SizeUnknown
Danny DeVito Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Danny DeVito Achievements

  • He has performed vocals on a number of projects, giving voice to Homer Simpson's long-lost brother Herb on The Simpsons and the title character in Dr. Seuss' 2012 film The Lorax.

Danny DeVito Filmography

  • One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
  • Taxi (1978–1983)
  • Terms of Endearment (1983)
  • Romancing the Stone (1984)
  • The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
  • Tin Men (1987)
  • Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
  • Twins (1988)
  • The War of the Roses (1989)
  • Batman Returns (1992)
  • Hoffa (1992)
  • Jack the Bear (1993)
  • Reality Bites (1994)
  • Junior (1994)
  • Renaissance Man (1994)
  • Get Shorty (1995)
  • Sunset Park (1996)
  • Matilda (1996)
  • Space Jam (1996)
  • Mars Attacks! (1996)
  • The Rainmaker (1997)
  • L.A. Confidential (1997)
  • Hercules (1997)
  • Gattaca (1997)
  • Out of Sight (1998)
  • Living Out Loud (1998)
  • Man on the Moon (1999)
  • The Virgin Suicides (1999)
  • Drowning Mona (2000)
  • Erin Brockovich (2000)
  • How High (2001)
  • Death to Smoochy (2002)
  • Anything Else (2003)
  • Big Fish (2003)
  • Be Cool (2005)
  • Deck the Halls (2006)
  • It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2006–present)
  • Solitary Man (2009)
  • The Lorax (2012)
  • Wiener-Dog (2016)
  • Dumbo (2019)
  • Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)

Danny DeVito Awards and Nominations

Academy Awards, USA

2001Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Erin Brockovich (2000)
Shared with:Michael Shamberg
Stacey Sher

Golden Globes, USA

1988Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
1987Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
Ruthless People (1986)
1982Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Taxi (1978)
1981Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Taxi (1978)
1980Winner
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Television Series
Taxi (1978)
Tied with Vic Tayback for Alice (1976).
1979Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Television Series
Taxi (1978)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2004Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Friends (1994)
For playing “Roy”. For episode: “The One Where the Stripper Cries”.
1983Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy, Variety or Music Series
Taxi (1978)
For playing “Louie De Palma”.
1982Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Variety or Music Series
Taxi (1978)
For playing: “Louie De Palma”.
1981Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Variety or Music Series
Taxi (1978)
For playing “Louie De Palma”.
1979Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Taxi (1978)
For playing: “Louie De Palma”.

BAFTA Awards

2001Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Erin Brockovich (2000)
Shared with:Michael Shamberg
Stacey Sher

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1993Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Batman Returns (1992)

American Comedy Awards, USA

1988Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
1987Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Ruthless People (1986)

Berlin International Film Festival

1993Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Hoffa (1992)
1990Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
The War of the Roses (1989)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

1998Nominee
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actor – Drama
The Rainmaker (1997)

CableACE Awards

1985Nominee
ACE
Actor in a Movie or Miniseries
The Ratings Game (1984)

Chlotrudis Awards

1999Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Living Out Loud (1998)

Cinekid

1996Winner
Audience Award
Matilda (1996)

CinEuphoria Awards

2019Winner
CinEuphoria
Career – Honorary Award

Critics Choice Television Awards

2011Winner
Critics' Choice Television Icon Award

Frameline San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival

2017Winner
Audience Award
Best Short Film
Curmudgeons (2016)

Gold Derby Awards

2004Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Guest Actor
Friends (1994)

Golden Camera, Germany

2010Winner
Golden Camera for Lifetime Achievement
International

Holebikort Short Film Contest

2017Nominee
Holebikort Award
Curmudgeons (2016)

IGN Summer Movie Awards

2019Nominee
IGN Award
Best TV Ensemble
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Shared with:Charlie Day
Glenn Howerton
Rob McElhenney
Kaitlin Olson

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2007Winner
Special Prize for Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema

MTV Movie + TV Awards

1993Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Batman Returns (1992)

Online Film & Television Association

2001Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Erin Brockovich (2000)
Shared with:Michael Shamberg
Stacey Sher
1998Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
Hercules (1997)
For playing “Philoctetes / Phil”.
Best Comedy/Musical Picture
Wag the Dog (1997)
Shared with:Barry Levinson
Jane Rosenthal
Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Picture
Gattaca (1997)
Shared with:Michael Shamberg
Stacey Sher

Oulu International Children's Film Festival

1997Winner
Starboy Award
Matilda (1996)

PGA Awards

2001Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Erin Brockovich (2000)
Shared with:Michael Shamberg
Stacey Sher

Razzie Awards

2007Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actor
Deck the Halls (2006)
1993Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actor
Batman Returns (1992)
Worst Director
Hoffa (1992)
1982Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actor
Going Ape! (1981)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2018Winner
Donostia Lifetime Achievement Award

Satellite Awards

2008Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Series, Comedy or Musical
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
1998Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Drama
The Rainmaker (1997)
1997Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Matilda (1996)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1998Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
L.A. Confidential (1997)
Shared with:Kim Basinger
James Cromwell
Russell Crowe
Guy Pearce
Kevin Spacey
David Strathairn
1996Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Get Shorty (1995)
Shared with:Dennis Farina
James Gandolfini
Gene Hackman
Delroy Lindo
David Paymer
Rene Russo
John Travolta

ShoWest Convention, USA

1989Winner
ShoWest Award
Male Star of the Year

Sitges – Catalonian International Film Festival

1996Nominee
Best Film
Matilda (1996)

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

2006Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst On-Screen Couple
Deck the Halls (2006)
Shared with:Matthew Broderick
1981Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Supporting Actor
Going Ape! (1981)

Tribeca Film Festival

2016Nominee
Jury Award
Best Narrative Short
Curmudgeons (2016)

TV Land Awards

2007Winner
Medallion Award
Taxi (1978)
Shared with:Jeff Conaway
Tony Danza
Judd Hirsch
Carol Kane
James L. Brooks
Randall Carver
2004Winner
TV Land Award
Bossiest Boss
Taxi (1978)

Walk of Fame

2011Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Television
On August 18, 2011. At 6906 Hollywood Blvd.

Danny DeVito Relationship Status

Reflecting on his personal life, DeVito was married to Rhea Perlman on 28 January 1982. They met for the first time on January 17, 1971, when she went to see a friend in The Shrinking Bride, a play featuring DeVito. Three children were welcomed: Lucy Chet DeVito, Grace Fan DeVito, and Jacob Daniel DeVito.

Danny DeVito Family & Relatives

Family & Relatives
FatherDaniel Michael DeVito, Sr.
MotherJulia DeVito
SiblingsTheresa Scialla and Angela Lucia
RelativesUnknown

In 1982, he married Cheers actress Rhea Pearlman. They had three children named Lucy Chet, Grace Fan, and Jacob Daniel DeVito before leaving in 2017.

Association

  • He started starring in the TV series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia in 2006, alongside Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney and Kaitlin Olson.

Danny DeVito Net Worth

Danny is a well-known and popular Actor. The main and primary source of his income comes from Acting. Let’s check how rich Danny is in 2020?

Net Worth 2020$80 Million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Actor (profession)
Danny DeVito Net Worth
Net Worth

FAQs

Does Danny DeVito have dwarfism?
DeVito's short stature is the result of multiple epiphyseal dysplasia (Fairbank disease), a rare genetic condition that affects bone growth.

Is Danny DeVito still married?
Danny DeVito and Wife Rhea Perlman Separate after 40 Years of Together, but Will Never Get Divorced Here's Why. Although they separated in 2017, they 're still pretty “close,” says DeVito, and they still love each other.

Is Danny DeVito a nice guy?
Danny DeVito is probably the nicest person in Hollywood to know why. There are some very good people in the world, but often we don't realize how generous and kind some celebrities can be. Danny DeVito may be one of America's favorite stars, but he also happens to be one of the greatest men.

How much is Danny DeVito worth?
$80 Million

How many Danny Devitos tall?
1.47 m

Will Danny DeVito ever die?
It has been known for many years that Danny Devito will not die, as he exists on a existence than the rest.

How heavy is Danny DeVito?
160 LB

Why did Danny and Rhea breakup?
After years of keeping her eyes closed, Rhea suddenly snapped. She had enough of her 'bad-boy behavior' and decided to put an end to their marriage. “The break-up has been on the cards for a long time, perhaps more than 10 years, and they haven't been together for a long , long time.

Is Danny DeVito a hero?
Danny DeVito is a hero. We should have been lyrical about all his classic characters-The Penguin in Batman Returns, journalist Sid Hudgens in LA Confidential and, of course, Louie De Palma in Taxi-as well as his late-career revival as the dizzy Frank Reynolds in It's Still Sunny In Philadelphia.

Who has Danny DeVito voiced?
Danny DeVito is a voice actor known for Philoctetes, Frank Reynolds and Lorax. Take a visual stroll through his career and see 19 pictures of the characters he's been thinking about and listen to 4 clips of his performances.

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