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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Born 1944-11-17 (75 years ago) in Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA.
Height 152 centimeters.
|TV Land The Medallion Award (Taxi)||5th Annual TV Land Awards||2007||Taxi|
|TV Land Bossiest Boss Award (Taxi)||2nd Annual TV Land Awards||2004||Taxi|
|Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (Taxi)||33rd Primetime Emmy Awards||1981||Taxi|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television (Taxi)||37th Golden Globe Awards||1979||Taxi|
|Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series (Friends)||56th Primetime Emmy Awards||2004||Friends|
|BAFTA Award for Best Film (Erin Brockovich)||54th British Academy Film Awards||2001||Erin Brockovich|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Drama (Erin Brockovich)||58th Golden Globe Awards||2000||Erin Brockovich|
|Academy Award for Best Picture (Erin Brockovich)||73rd Academy Awards||2000||Erin Brockovich|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (Throw Momma from the Train)||45th Golden Globe Awards||1987||Throw Momma from the Train|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (Ruthless People)||44th Golden Globe Awards||1986||Ruthless People|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television (Taxi)||39th Golden Globe Awards||1981||Taxi|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television (Taxi)||38th Golden Globe Awards||1980||Taxi|
|37th Golden Globe Awards||1979||Taxi|
|36th Golden Globe Awards||1978||Taxi|
|Rhea Perlman(Sambo: 2013-03–)||2013-03||Sambo|
|Rhea Perlman(Gifta: 1982-01-28–2012-10)||1982-01-28||2012-10||Gifta|
Lucy DeVito, Daniel J. DeVito, Grace Fan DeVito
Daniel Michael DeVito, Sr., Julia DeVito