About Danny Devito
It has been estimated that Danny Devito net worth reaches 70 million dollars which makes him one of the richest people in the cinema industry. He is known as an actor, comedian TV and film producer and director which all constitute a great part of Danny Devito net worth. Born in 1944, Danny Devito whose real birth name is Daniel Michael Devito became known to the public when he appeared on the TV series called “Taxi” where he portrayed the character of Louie de Palma. The TV series were broadcasted on the ABC and NBC channels which ran between the years 1978-1983. For his performance in the TV show “Taxi” he won an Emmy award and also a Golden Globe.
Later, Danny Devito collaborated with his wife Rhea Perlman in establishing their own cinema production company which they named “Jersey Films”. The company is known for producing a lot of popular and successful movies such as “Garden State”, “Pulp Fiction” and “Freedom Writers”. In addition, Danny Devito is the owner of the Jersey Television. Jersey Television is famous for producing the TV series called “Reno 911!” which is broadcasted on the Comedy Central channel. The company also adds a lot of dollars to the overall amount of Danny Devito net worth.
Talking more about his collaborations with his wife, Danny Devito appeared in the movie called “Matilda” together with Rhea Perlman which was released in 1996 and was based on a popular children book.
Currently, one of his main jobs is appearing on the TV series called “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” where he portrays a role of Frank Reynolds. The show is a sitcom and is broadcasted on the FX channel.
Danny Devito was born in New Jersey to his mother who was a homemaker and to his father who was a businessman and owned a pool hall, dairy outlet, dry cleaning store and some other businesses. He was raised in a Asbury Park and was raised as a Roman Catholic in an Italian household.
He got his acting training in the American academy of the Dramatic Arts from which he graduated in 1966. His first performances were together with theater groups to which he belonged. Such theater groups were Colonnades Theater Lab and Eugene O’Neill Theater. Later, he met his wife with whom he also appeared in various theater productions. One of his first movies which increased Danny Devito net worth was “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” where he played the role of Martini.