Daniel Davis Actor Biography
Daniel Davis is an American award-winning actor who was born in Gurdon, AR, and brought up in Little Rock, AR USA. Davis gained global fame after starring in the CBS aired American sitcom The Nanny. Additionally, he has starred in Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Daniel Davis Age
Daniel was born on Nov 26, 1945, in Gurdon, AR, USA. He celebrates his birthday on Nov 26 yearly. Davis will be 75 years of age on Nov 26, 2020.
Daniel Davis Height
Daniel is a man of quite a tall stature. He stands at a height of 5’11” (approx. 1.8 meters). However, information about his weight is not yet available though we shall update this part immediately.
Daniel Davis Education
Daniel attended Hall High School located in Little Rock, AR. Immediately after completing high school; he joined Arkansas Arts Center where he studied and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts. Furthermore, he has taught at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco for seven years.
Daniel Davis Family
Daniel was born to both parents in an average-sized family. His parents owned a movie theater that developed his interest to be an actor. Additionally, his parents encouraged him to take on acting as a career. Davis has a sister called Diane Davis.
Daniel Davis Wife
Daniel married Kelly Murkey in 2006 and together they are blessed with two children, a son, and daughter. However, the couple divorced in 2013 after having unresolvable differences.
Daniel Davis Measurements and Facts
Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Davis.
- Full Name: Daniel Davis
- Age: 74 years (2019)
- Date of Birth: Nov 26, 1945
- Place of Birth: Gurdon, AR
- Education: Hall High School, Arkansas Arts Center (Bachelor in Fine Arts)
- Birthday: Nov 26
- Nationality: American
- Siblings: Diane Davis
- Spouse: Divorced from Kelly Murkey
- Children: Two kids
- Height: 5’11” (1.8 m)
- Profession: Actor
- Known For: Starring Niles in The Nanny
- Net worth: $5 million
Daniel Davis The Nanny
Daniel gained global fame for playing the role of Niles the Butler on the American Sitcom The Nanny from its premier in 1993 to 1999. Davis featured in 145 episodes of the CBS original film. Additionally, Davis started in the reunion special that was released in 2004. Niles was known to use deadpan one-liners frequently, generally insulting C.C.’s personality. Babcock, who in the last season of the series Niles ultimately falls in love with and married.
Daniel Davis Career
Daniel began his acting career as a cast in a local broadcast film called Betty’s Little Rascals in 1956. He was just 11 years of age then. However, he gained fame after starring as Beverlee McKinsey in the American day time soap opera Texas. He starred in Texas between Oct 1980 and Dec 1981. Additionally, he starred as a renegade soldier in the American actin-adventure TV series The A-Team.
Additionally, Davis starred on Frasier’s TV series, playing Dr. Shafer in Season 10, Episode 8, “Rooms with a View” in 2002. Davis was on American Idol’s Idol Gives Back episode on April 25, 2007, among the group of celebrities lip-synching to The Bee Gees ‘ Stayin’ Alive. He appeared briefly in Christopher Nolan’s 2006 movie The Prestige.
In July 2008, under the direction of Bonnie J. Monte, Davis portrayed King Lear at New Jersey’s Shakespeare Theater. At the Long Center in Austin, TX, Davis featured in the Celebrity Autobiography series in Nov 2010.
Moreover, Davis featured in Dr. Robert Smith’s cast of an audio production of the Blue / Orange game in 2007. He performed Prospero at Hartford Stage in The Tempest in 2012. In 2016, he appeared as Selsdon Mowbray on Broadway in Noises Off’s Roundabout Theater Revival at the American Airlines Theatre.
Daniel Davis Net Worth
Daniel has enjoyed a long career in the film and entertainment industry spanning five decades. Through proceeds from his work as an actor, he has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. Davis has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
Daniel Davis Movies
Daniel has starred in several movies and TV shows. Some of the films Davis has featured in include:
- Chain Letters starring Steve released in 1985
- Blind Justice starring Attorney Seth Thompson released in 1986
- K-9 starring Halstead 1989
- The Hunt for Red October starring Captain Davenport released in 1990
- Havana starring Marion Chigwell released in 1990
- Thru the Moebius Strip starring, Arthur released in 2005
- The Prestige starring Judge released in 2006
- Roses are Blind starring Addison Spelling released in 2018
Daniel Davis TV Series
Additionally, Davis has featured in the following TV series:
- Great Performances aired in 1974
- Texas aired between 1980 and 1981
- Hardcastle and McCormick aired in 1983
- Cagney & Lacey aired in 1984
- Highway to Heaven aired in 1984
- Remington Steele aired in 1985
- Scarecrow and Mrs. King aired in 1985
- The A-Team aired in 1985
- The Eagle and the Bear aired in 1985
- George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation aired in 1986
- Matlock aired in 1986
- Cheers aired in 1986
- Tall Tales & Legends aired in 1986
- Dynasty aired in 1987
- The Spirit aired in 1987
- Frank’s Place aired in 1988
- The Equalizer aired in 1988
- What Price Victory aired in 1988
- Star Trek: The Next Generation aired between 1988 1993
- MacGyver aired in 1989
- Palomino aired in 1991
- She Stood Alone aired in 1991
- The Perfect Tribute aired in 1991
- Columbo aired in 1992
- Civil Wars aired in 1992
- L.A. Law aired in 1992
- Murder, She Wrote aired in 1992
- Seinfeld aired in 1993
- The Nanny aired between 1993 and 1999
- Aaahh!!! Real Monsters aired in 1996
- Adventures from the Book of Virtues aired in 1996
- Duckman aired in 1997
- Remember WENN aired in 1997
- Rugrats aired in 1999
- The Practice aired in 2000
- Longhair and Doubledome aired in 2000
- Frasier aired in 2002
- Ugly Betty aired in 2008
- The Fran Drescher Show aired in 2010
- Gotham aired in 2015
- The Blacklist aired in 2017
- Elementary aired in 2019
- The Good Fight aired in 2019
FAQs About Daniel Davis
Who is Daniel Davis?
Daniel Davis is an American famous actor who gained wide recognition after appearing as a cast member in the American sitcom The Nanny as Niles the butler.
How old is Daniel Davis?
Davis is an American national born on 26 Nov 1945, in Gurdon, AR.
How tall is Daniel Davis?
Daniel stands at a height of 1.8 m.
Is Daniel Davis married?
No, over the course of her life, Daniel was married to Kelly Murkey and had two children together. However, the couple divorced in 2013.
How much is Daniel Davis worth?
Daniel has an approximate net worth of $5 million from his successful career in the entertainment and film industry.
Where does Daniel Davis live?
Because of security reasons, Davis has not shared his precise location of residence. Nevertheless, as soon as we get the exact location of his residence and images of his house we shall upload this part immediately.
Is D Davis dead or alive?
Daniel is alive and in good health.
Where is D Davis Now?
Davis is still an active participant in the entertainment and film industry, he has featured in one episode in the recently released legal web TV series The Good Fight.