6 Nominations

1 Win

Danny DeVito

Daniel “Danny” DeVito (born November 17, 1944 in Neptune, New Jersey) acted in movies like One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) directed by Milos Foreman, Terms of Endearment (1983) by James Brooks, Romancing the Stone (1984) by Robert Zemeckis, Ruthless People (1986) with Bette Midler, Tin Men (1987) by Barry Levinson, Twins (1988) by Ivan Reitman, Other People’s Money (1991) by Norman Jewison, Batman Returns (1992) by Tim Burton, Get Shorty (1995) by Barry Sonnenfeld, L.A. Confidential (1997) by Curtis Hanson, The Rainmaker (1997) by Francis Coppola, Living Out Loud (1998) by Richard LaGravanese, Man on the Moon (1999) with Jim Carrey as Andy Kaufman, Big Fish (2003) and Dumbo (2019) directed by Tim Burton.

He directed Throw Momma From The Train (1987), The War of the Roses (1990), Hoffa (1992), Matilda (1996) from the 1988 children’s novel by Roald Dahl.

On television DeVito starred in the comedy series Taxi (1978-1983), It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005-2019).

Golden Globe Awards

  • 1979 Nominee
    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
  • 1980 Winner
    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
  • 1981 Nominee
    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
  • 1982 Nominee
    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
  • 1987 Nominee
    Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
  • 1988 Nominee
    Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy