Sep. 15th, 1968
Klagenfurt, Carinthia, Austria
Danny Nucci's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2007 - Totally Baked: A Pot-U-Mentary
2006 - World Trade Center
2003 - American Cousins
1997 - Titanic
1997 - That Old Feeling
1996 - The Rock
1996 - Eraser
1995 - Crimson Tide
1993 - Alive
1985 - Explorers
Guest TV Roles
Buddy (segment "The Leprechaun-Artist")
Danny Nucci (born September 15, 1968) is an American actor.
Born in Klagenfurt, Austria, Nucci was raised in Italy until the age of seven, when his family relocated to the United States in 1976.After temporarily living in Queens, New York, the family settled in California's San Fernando Valley, where Nucci graduated from Grant High School.
During the 1990s, Nucci played characters who are unceremoniously killed off in three blockbuster films Eraser, The Rock and Titanic (as Fabrizio De Rossi, Jack Dawson's Italian friend) which were released within 20 months of each another between 1996 and 1997. His character in Alive: The Miracle of the Andes (1993) survives.
Elsewhere in film, he starred as Spider Bomboni in Book of Love (1990) and as Petty Officer Danny Rivetti in the 'Gene Hackman' and 'Denzel Washington' thriller Crimson Tide (1995). He played the roles of Benny Rodriguez in the straight-to-video film The Sandlot: Heading Home (2007) and a Port Authority police officer in World Trade Center (2006).
Nucci appeared as Gabriel Ortega on the CBS soap opera Falcon Crest from 1988 to 1989, and as Vincent Sforza in the television miniseries Firestarter 2: Rekindled (2002). Other notable TV appearances include Growing Pains, Out of This World, Quantum Leap, Family Ties, The Twilight Zone, Tour of Duty, Snoops, Just Shoot Me, House, Without a Trace, Criminal Minds, The Mentalist, CSI: NY, and two episodes of Castle. Along with 'Ernie Hudson', he co-starred in the short-lived police drama series 10-8: Officers on Duty.
In 2010, he portrayed John Gotti in Sinatra Club, and Dante McDermott in the science-fiction film Nephilim. In 2011, he co-starred in the mystery thriller Escapee. Nucci currently plays Mike Foster on the ABC Family drama The Fosters.
Nucci married Paula Marshall in 2003, with whom he has one daughter, Maya (born in March 2005). Nucci and Marshall played lovers in That Old Feeling (1997). He also has a daughter, Savannah, (born in October 1996) from his first marriage to Terre Bridgham.
One of his first jobs was as a valet parking attendant for celebrity affairs, including Elizabeth Taylor.
- One of his first jobs was as a valet parking attendant for celebrity affairs, including 'Elizabeth Taylor (I)' (qv).
- Brother of 'Natalie Nucci' (qv).
- Born in Austria, but mostly raised in Italy and moved to the United States in 1976.
- He has a daughter, Savannah, born in October 1996 and another daughter, Maya, born in March 2005.
- Went to High School at Ulysses S. Grant High School in Van Nuys, CA.
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