Daniel Michael "Danny" DeVito, Jr. is an American actor, comedian, director and producer. He first gained prominence for his portrayal of short statured dispatcher Louie De Palma on the ABC and NBC television series Taxi , 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...
|Birthdate:||November 17, 1944|
|Birthplace:||Neptune City, New Jersey|
|Education:||New York's American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Our Lady of Mount Carmel|
|Also known as:||Daniel Michael DeVito Jr., Danny De Vito, Daniel Michael DeVito|