Conference Speaker Biography
Writer, Director, Actor and Producer
Danny DeVito is a prolific actor with upcoming appearances in four films. In addition, he is a filmmaker who directs, writes and produces. He is also the co-founder of Jersey Films.
Mr. DeVito started his career on stage and eventually was cast as Martini in the production of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," a role that would lead to many others. Like many accomplished actors, DeVito became an "overnight success" after years of hard work. He has accrued numerous credits in television, cable and film and has won a Golden Globe and Emmy. He is now considered one of the entertainment industry's most successful filmmakers.
With his wife, Rhea Perlman, DeVito helped found the Colonnades Theater Lab and is also involved in the Children's Action Network
Mr. DeVito graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.