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Danny Brainin

Danny Brainin was born on April 23, 1955 in Canada as Daniel Anthony Brainin. He is an actor, known for Water (1985), Yentl (1983) and Xtro (1982). See full bio »


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Known For

Water Film Director
Yentl Yeshiva Student
Xtro Joe Daniels
The American Way Radar Operator


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 2010 The Rendezvous (voice)
 1989 The Campbells (TV Series)
Man outside inn
- Room at the Inn (1989) ... Man outside inn
 1987 Street Smart
TV Cameraman
 1986 Macho (TV Movie)
Howard Berenson
 1986 The American Way
Radar Operator
 1985 John and Yoko: A Love Story (TV Movie)
Jerry Rubin
 1985 Dreamchild
3rd Reporter / Photographer
 1985 Water
Film Director
 1983 Yentl
Yeshiva Student
 1982 Xtro
Joe Daniels
 1982 Whoops Apocalypse (TV Series)
Nathan Klugman
- Lucifer and the Lord (1982) ... Nathan Klugman (as Daniel Brainin)
 1978 In Praise of Older Women
Youth in Class

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Daniel Brainin

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Claims that Xtra was one of the worst horror films ever made and was clearly glad to get the Yentl gig.

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