Tony Danza is an American actor, dancer, teacher, along with former boxer with a net worth of forty million dollars. Tony Danza is probably most widely recognized for the part of his on the 80s sitcom, "Who's the Boss?". He also starred in the popular series, "Taxi" and in the own show of his, "The Tony Danza Show", that he won a People's Choice Award.
He came into this world Antonio Salvatore Iadanza on April twenty one, in Brooklyn, 1951, New York. He was in the midst of a burgeoning, but fighting boxing career when Danza became a true overnight sensation due to the outstanding performance of his as the dimwitted, but good natured cab driver Tony Banta on the legendary sitcom, "Taxi" (ABC/NBC, 1978 1983). Right after the conclusion of the series, which was usually dubbed the best television viewing comedies ever produced, he landed a job in the more conventional sitcom, "Who's the Boss?" (ABC, 1984 1992). This eight season show switched being one more success, that only helped Danza to establish himself further as an executive producer with the own production company of his. But while he was a big force on the small screen, he truly struggled making the way of his in the feature community. As his most prominent feature projects can be mentioned the following: "Going Ape!" (1981), "Cannonball Run II" (1984), and "She is Out of Control" (1989). Some time later, he experienced a drop in his TV presence as well, with the turns of his in the rather short lived series "Hudson Street" (ABC, 1995-96) and "The Tony Danza Show" (ABC, 1997). Eventually, he came to a critical acclaim on the Broadway stage with the dramatic performances of his in "A View from the Bridge" (1998) and "The Iceman Cometh" (1999) and he was able to place on a lauded recurring part on "The Practice" (NBC, 1997 2004).
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