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Tony Danza

Tony Danza is an American actor, perhaps best known for starring on some of television's most beloved and long-running series, including Taxi (1978-1983) and Who's the Boss (1984-1992). Danza was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, to Anne (Cammisa), a bookkeeper, and Matty Iadanza, a garbageman. His mother was an Italian immigrant, and his ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 5 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013/I Aftermath
 2013 Don Jon
Jon Sr.
 2008 Rita Rocks (TV Series)
Matt Morelli
- The Crying Game (2008) ... Matt Morelli
 2006 Cloud 9
Tony Danza
 2005 All My Children (TV Series)
Erica Kane's Wedding Planner
- Episode dated 18 May 2005 (2005) ... Erica Kane's Wedding Planner
 2004 The Whisper
 2004/I Crash
 2003 Stealing Christmas (TV Movie)
Jack Clayton
 2000 Homewood P.I. (TV Series)
Joe Crane (2000)
 1998 Noah (TV Movie)
Norman Waters
 1998 A Brooklyn State of Mind
Louie Crisci
 1997 Glam
Sid Dalgren
 1997 12 Angry Men (TV Movie)
Juror #7
 1997 North Shore Fish (TV Movie)
 1997 The Girl Gets Moe
 1997 Meet Wally Sparks
New York Cab Driver
 1996 Illtown
 1995 Deadly Whispers (TV Movie)
Tom Acton
 1994 The Mighty Jungle (TV Series)
Vinnie, the Alligator (voice)
 1991 Dead and Alive: The Race for Gus Farace (TV Movie)
Gus Farace
 1991 The Whereabouts of Jenny (TV Movie)
Rowdy Patron
 1989 Living Dolls (TV Series)
Tony Micelli
 1989 She's Out of Control
Doug Simpson
 1988 Freedom Fighter (TV Movie)
Victor Ross
 1986 Doing Life (TV Movie)
Jerry Rosenberg
 1986 Charmed Lives (TV Series)
Tony Micelli
- Pilot (1986) ... Tony Micelli
 1984 Single Bars, Single Women (TV Movie)
 1984 Don't Ask Me, Ask God (TV Movie)
Italian Soldier
 1983 Super Bowl XVII Pre-Game Show (TV Movie)
Tony Banta (uncredited)
 1983 Likely Stories, Vol. 4 (TV Movie)
 1981 Going Ape!
 1980 The Hollywood Knights
 1979 Supertrain (TV Series)
- Pirouette (1979)
 1978 Fast Lane Blues (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

Book, with son Marc Anthony Danza: "Don't Fill Up on the Antipasto: Tony Danza's Father-Son Cookbook: With Memories of an Italian-American Family and 50 of Their Best Recipes". New York: Scribner. ISBN-10: 1416544879. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 8 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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We did 112 shows and had 112 parties. See more »


He broke his back skiing in Utah in 1993, and has plates, rods, and screws in his spine. He lost his house in the Northridge quake January 17, 1994. See more »


Brooklyn accent


"The Brooklyn Bomber" See more »

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