Played the "Rocket scientist" in a 2005 KFC commercial
Dan E. Butler
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
There are so many different camps about what being gay means. The danger comes when each one is so rigid that it sees itself as the true picture.
Openly gay, he starred in Terrence McNally
's 1989 play "The Lisbon Traviata" and wrote a one-man off-Broadway play about his life, "The Only Thing Worse You Could Have Told Me...", which derives its title from a comment Butler's father allegedly made when Dan came out to him. In the play, he plays 14 different gay characters.