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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 29 May 1975Germany
Nickname Shart-Face-Migy
Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Daniel Tosh was born on May 29, 1975 in Germany. He is a producer and writer, known for Daniel Tosh: Completely Serious (2007), Daniel Tosh: Happy Thoughts (2011) and Tosh.0 (2009).

Trade Mark (2)

Sarcastic commentary
Edgy and observational topics

Trivia (6)

Attended UCF (University of Central Florida).
Attended Astronaut High School in Titusville, Florida.
Worked at WFLA-TV in Tampa, Florida (1993-1998).
He has said that he suffers from social anxiety.
His father was a preacher.
He used to work as a telemarketer before his comedy career took off.

Personal Quotes (16)

[on a girl that he was dating] She says that I always correct her. And I tell her "How do you think it makes me feel, knowing I'm dating someone that's always wrong?"
I actually got a part in 'The Love Guru', that Mike Myers film. I heard it's awful. I got a Razzie award for it, which I'm quite proud of, but I still haven't seen it. I have no plans to branch out.
The great thing about Los Angeles is that you can get so much money in this town by constantly failing. You can get a lot of television deals that don't go anywhere, but you still get paid.
It's the ultimate pinnacle of stand-up to have an hour on HBO, but way more people see Comedy Central, and they've been good to me.
I really don't work a whole lot as far as touring, but I do stand-up every night of my life, no matter where I am. It's really made the touring a lot less grueling.
It's not a stereotype if it's always true.
I don't know why I get away with some things. But I'm not a misogynistic, racist person. Yet I do find those jokes funny, so I say them. And I try to say everything kind of in a good spirit.
I don't know, maybe I'm immature, but I still find it funny if I dump cold water on my girlfriend when she's in the shower.
Instead of dumping all my money on an independent film that nobody would watch and most people would make fun of behind my back, I decided, 'I'm just going to buy a house.'
I have no idea why people want to watch puppets be the slightly meaner version of the weirdo holding them. It's beyond my comprehension.
I go to the dentist every six months, I get a cleaning, so... I'm fortunate enough that those fluoride treatments as a child worked. Not getting any cavities.
It's funny... you can make fun of AIDS or Haiti, but if you make fun of some starlet in Hollywood's looks? That's like the one thing... the line you are not to cross.
I grew up in Florida and went to school there, and ended up going to University of Central Florida.
Here's what I tell people now when they come to my shows: 'First of all, thank you for stimulating the economy, or at least my economic package.'
I really don't work a whole lot as far as touring, but I do stand-up every night of my life, no matter where I am.
Bill Hicks is a huge influence. I love him.

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