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Daniel William Strong is a well-known American actor, television writer, producer and director.
Danny Strong is an award-winning actor who has starred in various television series like 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer', 'Gilmore Girls' and 'Mad Men'. He has also starred in a TV movie named 'Afterlife'.
Daniel William Strong played Doyle McMaster in 'Gilmore Girls', Jonathan Levinson in 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer', and Danny Siegel, a young man trying to make it in the advertising industry with no talent in the popular AMC TV series 'Mad Men'.
As a writer, Danny Strong's first successful script was 'Recount', produced by HBO and directed by Jay Roach. It was a film about the 2000 US elections. The 2007 Hollywood Blacklist List had the script as number one, a list containing the most liked but unproduced scripts which are voted by the Hollywood community and insiders. 'Recount' handed Strong a nomination at the 2008 Emmy Awards for outstanding writing for a movie. His next screenplay after that was 'The Rooster' in 2010, and then the political drama 'Game Change' in 2012. He won an Emmy award, and the film won a Peabody Award.
The film 'The Butler' screenplay was written by Strong starred Oprah Winfrey and Forest Whitaker and was directed by Lee Daniels. Danny also had a cameo in the film. The film grossed over $100 million at the US box office after its release in August 2013.
Strong is the co-creator of the TV series, 'Empire' with Daniels in 2014. He wrote and directed many episodes of the show. The finale of 'Hunger Games' series, the two-part 'Mockingjay' was co-written by Strong. The 'Hunger Games' part one, and part two were released in 2014 and 2015 respectively.
Danny Strong has accumulated wealth being an actor, writer, producer and director. His net worth is about $5 million in 2021.
Danny Strong's earnings per year is unknown.
Danny Strong is 5 ft 2 in (157 cm).
Danny Strong was born on June 6, 1974. He is 48 years old as of 2022.
Danny Strong was born in Manhattan Beach, California on June 6, 1974. He wanted to be an actor since he was very young. When Danny Strong was eight years old, he began sending letters with pictures of himself to agents. Danny Strong spent most of his childhood visiting Video Archives, a video rental store in Manhattan Beach, California where he met and became friends with a clerk who worked at the store named Quentin Tarantino who he constantly had discussions about films.
Danny Strong attended Mira Costa High School where he got his high school diploma. He participated in The Outsiders' and Cabaret which were school productions. While he was in high school, he reached out to an agent but failed to get any work. His talent made him win many high school drama festivals and also landed him many scholarships, one of which helped him join the University of Southern California.
Danny Strong's time at the University of Southern California saw him win James Pendelton Award For Acting and he almost got the Irene Ryan Award. While he was at the university, he got a new agent and also appeared for auditions but still could not get a role. Danny Strong graduated with a degree in Film and Theater and received a fellowship to teach acing in summer session by USC School of Theater.
Danny Strong is in a romantic relationship with American actress, Catlin Mehner as of July 2022. Danny Strong and Caitlin Mehner are engaged after the American actor proposed her in Hawaii on December 29, in 2016.
Danny Strong is best known for his roles as Jonathan Levinson in the popular television series, 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' and Doyle McMaster in the TV series 'Gilmore Girls'.
Danny Strong has been nominated for various awards. He twice won the American Film Institute for TV Program Award Of the Year. He has won a Primetime Emmy Award for the Outstanding Movie Award And Outstanding Writing For A movie Or A Dramatic Special Award. Danny Strong claimed the Producers Guild of America Awards for Outstanding Producer Of Long-Form Television and Writers Guild of America Awards for Long Form-Adapted.
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