How Much Is The Net Worth of American Actor Danny DeVito?
Emmy Award-winner Danny DeVito is an American filmmaker and actor who is best known as Louie De Palma in the television series Taxi. DeVito is also popular for his work in the FXX sitcom It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
Danny’s notable film works are Throw Momma from the Train, Terms of Endearment, Twins, Get Shorty, Wiener-Dog, Dumbo, and more.
As of 2020, Danny DeVito has a net worth of $80 million. Let us learn more about his net worth details, lifestyle, assets, house, and cars.
How Did Danny Make $80 Million Net Worth? Career, Income Sources, Salary
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Danny has a net worth of $80 million as of April 2020. He generates his income from his versatile career as an actor and a filmmaker.
In 2013, DeVito’s annual revenue was reported to be $46 million.
Danny made his acting debut from the 1975 film One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest where he played the role of Martini. Later, his major breakthrough proved to be the 1978 hit TV show Taxi.
He played the role of Louie De Palma from 1978 to 1983 alongside Judd Hirsch, Marilu Henner, Jeff Conaway, Randall Carver, and others.
Following his feature film debut in Terms of Endearment (1983) where he played the role of Vernon Dalhart, Danny later appeared in films like Romancing the Stone, The Jewel of the Nile, Ruthless People, and more.
Danny appeared in the 1996 film Matilda as Harry Wormwood alongside Mara Wilson, Rhea Perlman, Pam Ferris, and others.
He was reported to have received $5 million for his work in the film.
Theatre, Producing & Directing Career
Having appeared in the American television sitcom Friends alongside Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, David Schwimmer, and Courteney Cox, Danny Devito has also got handy success in producing and directing career.
In 2006, he teamed up with Morgan Freeman’s company ClickStar and hosts the documentary channel Jersey Docs. DeVito made his theatre debut in April 2012 from the play The Sunshine Boys as Willie Clark.
He made his Broadway debut from the Roundabout Theatre Company in The Price as Gregory Solomon. Danny was nominated for a Tony Award for his outstanding performance in the play.
As a producer, DeVito has produced films including getting Shorty, Erin Brockovich, Pulp Fiction, Garden State, and Gattaca. Likewise, he co-starred and produced in the film Man on the Moon alongside his Taxi costar Andy Kaufman.
Moreover, Danny made his directing debut from the 1984 film The Rating Game. He then went to direct Throw Momma from the Train, Hoffa, The War of the Roses, Duplex, and Death to Smoochy. Similarly, he also directed the 2005 TV film, Queen B.
Endorsements, Social Media Earnings, And Charity
Similar to other celebrities, Danny has also endorsed the Labour Party Leadership election and democratic socialist Bernie Sanders. He also receives quite a nice sum of money from his sponsorships.
Danny is followed by 91k followers on Instagram and 4.02 million followers on Twitter. His social media account also aid up to his huge fortune.
As per Influencer Marketing Hub, he can earn around $372 to $620 per paid/sponsored post with Instagram.
Apart from his career, Danny is also involved in charity and philanthropic works and some of them are listed below:
- Hole in the Wall Gang
- Operation USA
- Solar Neighbors Program
- International Myeloma Foundation
- Keep Memory Alive
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, Tax, Insurance & Expenses
Danny resides with his family in a million-dollar mansion. However, the current house location and details are not available.
In 2015, the Taxi star listed his 29,000 sq.ft mansion on the market with the asking price of $28 million. Likewise, the pair also own a multi-residence compound on Broad Beach in Malibu.
Danny’s Former House Is In Sale For $85 Million
Well, Danny’s Malibu house which he sold for $28 million in 2015 is now in the market for a humongous $85 million.
The present owners of the house, also the real-estate developers, Stuart and Stephanie Liner put the house for sale after a detailed renovation.
The newly renovated house features seven-bedroom, a few guesthouses, and a total of eight garages. The house is situated nearby Los Angeles Country Club.
DeVito’s Car Collection Is Interesting
DeVito has an impressive car collection. He owns cars like Range Rover costing around $89,000 and a Ferrari whose base price starts from $252,800.
Besides this, information regarding his tax and insurance details are not out yet. His expenses are mainly based on food, travel, childcare, and accommodations.
Danny DeVito’s Personal Life- Age, Height, Education, Family, Wife & Kids
He was born Daniel Michael DeVito Jr. on 17th November 1944 in Neptune Township, New Jersey, the United States of America.
He holds an American nationality and comes from Hispanic descent. DeVito grew up in Asbury Park, New Jersey along with his two older sisters.
He went to a boarding school and graduated from Oratory Preparatory School in 1962. Danny then trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and graduated in 1966.
Marriage And Children
Daniel is a married man and father of three children. He met his then-future wife Rhea Perlman on 17th January 1971 while Rhea went to see her friend’s performance in the play which also featured Danny.
After that, they became friends and quickly moved in together two weeks later.
The pair got married on 28th January 1982 in midst of family and friends.
Together they share three kids: Lucy Chet DeVito (born on 11th March 1983), Grace Fan DeVito (born in March 1985), and Jacob Daniel DeVito (born in October 1987).
However, at the moment, the couple is now estranged and is living on their own.
Age And Height
As of July 2019, DeVito’s age is 75 and has a height of 4 feet 10 inches (147 cm).