Daniel Davis

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Daniel Davis  American Actor


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Daniel Davis is a 70 year old American Actor. Born on 26th November, 1945 in Gurdon, Arkansas, USA, he is famous for The Nanny in a career that spans 1970–present. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Daniel Davis has been in an on-screen matchup with Lauren Lane in The Nanny (1993).

Daniel Davis is a member of the following lists: Male actors from Arkansas, 20th-century American male actors and American male stage actors.


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First Name Daniel
Last Name Davis
Alternative Name Danny Davis
Age 70 years
Birthday 26th November, 1945
Birthplace Gurdon, Arkansas, USA
Height 5' 10¾" (180 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Fake British Accent, Southern Accent
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Stage, Film, Tv Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Nanny
Year(s) Active 1970–present
Friend Charles Shaughnessy, Fran Drescher, Lauren Lane

Daniel Davis (born November 26, 1945) is an American stage, screen, and television actor. He is known for portraying Niles the butler on the sitcom The Nanny (1993–99) and for his two guest appearances as Professor Moriarty on Star Trek: The Next Generation, affecting an upper class English accent for both roles. Davis also voices the intelligent Cro Magnon, Longhair from the Longhair and Doubledome cartoon shorts from Cartoon Network's Big Pick.

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Gotham2014Jacob SkolimskiTV Show
The Prestige2006JudgeMovie
Ugly Betty2006Dr. Morgan RemusTV Show
Thru the Moebius Strip2005Arthur (voice)Movie
Longhair and Doubledome: Where There's Smoke, There's Bob2002Movie
Longhair and Doubledome: Good Wheel Hunting2000Movie
Men in Black: The Series1997TV Show
The Practice1997Judge Barton WolfeTV Show
Adventures from the Book of Virtues1996The HorseTV Show
Remember WENN1996Desmond QuistTV Show
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters1994LugoTV Show
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man1994RodneyTV Show
Frasier1993Dr. ShaferTV Show
The Nanny1993NilesTV Show
Palomino1991DoctorTV Movie
She Stood Alone1991Parker ElsworthTV Movie
The Perfect Tribute1991Gov. CurtinTV Movie
Civil Wars1991Harvey GutfreundTV Show
Havana1990Marion ChigwellMovie
The Hunt for Red October1990Captain DavenportMovie
Rugrats1990Conan McNulty, WrestlerTV Show
Just in Time1988TV Show
What Price Victory1988TrainerTV Movie
The Spirit1987Simon TeasdaleTV Movie
Frank's Place1987Arnold David TuneyTV Show
Star Trek: The Next Generation1987MoriartyTV Show
Blind Justice1986Attorney Seth ThompsonTV Movie
George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation1986Patrick HenryTV Movie
L.A. Law1986C. Howard GradyTV Show
Matlock1986James BillingsTV Show
MacGyver1985Nicholas HelmanTV Show
Tall Tales & Legends1985CongressmanTV Show
The Equalizer1985Eddie MasonTV Show
Chain Letters1985SteveMovie
The Eagle and the Bear1985UnderhillTV Movie
Highway to Heaven1984Lance GaylordTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Neal DishmanTV Show
Hardcastle and McCormick1983Joey KelloTV Show
Scarecrow and Mrs. King1983Tony Martinet, Robert CastilleTV Show
The A-Team1983PhillipsTV Show
Cheers1982Mr. ReinhardtTV Show
Remington Steele1982Pierre FumarTV Show
Cagney & Lacey1981Arthur ColeTV Show
Dynasty1981Harry ThresherTV Show
Texas1980Eliot CarringtonTV Show
Great Performances1971MoulineauxTV Show
Columbo1971Alex VarrickTV Show
Pigeons1970Skinny (uncredited)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (28)

Jerry PowersJun 29, 2011

dan has given us many laughs. He is a talented young actor, but please, when you see him, try to keep your posture?

RachaelApr 14, 2011

I think Daniel Davis is really handsome and such a sweet guy. Never Met him but I would love too.

Kidsco0312Feb 25, 2011

u were the best on the nanny ur the only reason y i watched it

JFeb 1, 2011

You made "The Nanny." Without you it would not have been one half as successful as it was! Good show!

ellaJan 27, 2011

when you were on the nanny i could not wait for you to come out and say something

NicholeJan 20, 2011

I think that you were a great actor on The Nanny. You know how to make people laugh.

ShoshanaJan 18, 2011

I played the little sister of your love interest in Peer Gynt at ACT in SF. I just saw you in Prestige and all the memories cam flooding back. You're great!

Roni Dea HoweryDec 14, 2010

Everybody loves you on the Nanny but I remember when you were on Texas and an episode of Highway to Heaven. I really enjoy watching you act.

lykigosSep 15, 2010

Mr Davis thanks for the `Nanny show`. I watch it fifth time now and I know I will surely watch it for a sixth time... Your performance is extremely enjoyable! Thanks again!

VivianSep 6, 2010

You are a talented actor no roll is to small for you, you make any character come alive shinning over the others. I enjoyed see in you in the old episodes of Colombo, Cagney and Lacey and The Nanny we miss you in the Nanny reunion.

JuliaAug 29, 2010

You are so incredibly talented. Have thoroughly enjoyed revisiting The Nanny and your superb acting. Thanks for all the laughs.

irene goforthJul 5, 2010


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