BirthdayNovember 17, 1944
BirthplaceAsbury Park, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Danny DeVito

    Full name: Danny DeVito
    Also known as: DeVito, Daniel Michael, Jr., Danny DeVito, DeVito, Danny
    Professions: American actor and director
    Work: Awards for Danny DeVito
    Occupation: Actor, director, producer, singer, dancer, voice artist, and comedian

  2. Danny DeVito Measurements

    Height: 5' (1.52 m)

  3. Danny DeVito Known for

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Batman Returns (1992), L.A. Confidential (1997), Matilda (1996)

  4. Danny DeVito Biography

    Daniel Michael "Danny" DeVito, Jr. (born November 17, 1944) is an American actor, comedian, director, and producer. He first gained prominence for his portrayal of taxi dispatcher Louie De Palma on the ABC and NBC television series Taxi (1978–1983), for which he won a Golden Globe and an Emmy. He went on to become a major film star, known for his roles in films such as Throw Momma from the Train, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Terms of Endearment, Romancing the Stone, Twins, Batman Returns, Get Shorty, and L.A. Confidential, and for his voiceover work in films such as Space Jam, Hercules, and The Lorax.DeVito co-founded Jersey Films with Michael Shamberg. Soon afterwards, Stacey Sher became an equal partner. The production company is 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 wife Rhea Perlman starred together in his 1996 film Matilda, based on Roald Dahl's children's novel. He currently stars as Frank Reynolds on the FXX sitcom It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. He also directs and produces graphic short horror films for his Internet venture The Blood Factory. He has appeared in several of them, as have friends of his and members of his family.

  5. Danny DeVito Family

    Spouse: Rhea Perlman
    Childrens: Grace Fan DeVito, Jacob Daniel DeVito

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