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Daniel Sallis Huston

Also Known As: "Danny Huston"
Birthplace: Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Lazio, Italy
Immediate Family:

Son of John Huston and <private> Sallis
Widower of Katie Jane Evans
Ex-husband of Virginia Madsen
Partner of Olga Kurylenko
Father of <private> Huston
Half brother of Walter Antony Huston; Anjelica Huston and Living Houghston

Occupation: Actor, writer, director
Managed by: Mary Ann Gast
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About Danny Huston

Danny Huston is an American actor, writer and director. Huston got his start directing Mr. North starring Anthony Edwards, Robert Mitchum, and his sister Anjelica Huston. Later, Huston gave his breakthrough acting performance in the independent film Ivans Xtc and was nominated for Best Male Performance at the Independent Spirit Awards in 2003.

His film credits include Birth opposite Nicole Kidman; Martin Scorsese's The Aviator, for which the ensemble cast was nominated for a 2004 Screen Actors Guild Award; The Constant Gardener, for which he received the Golden Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor; Sofia Coppola's Marie Antoinette, Peter Berg's The Kingdom; Ridley Scott's Robin Hood; and Sacha Gervasi's Hitchcock. Huston's film The Congress opened the 45th Director's Fortnight sidebar at the Cannes Film Festival on May 16, 2013. Huston co-starred in Tim Burton's film Big Eyes, alongside Christoph Waltz, Amy Adams, Krysten Ritter, and Jason Schwartzman. As of 2013, he has appeared in the FX thriller series American Horror Story, portraying The Axeman in American Horror Story: Coven and Massimo Dolcefino in American Horror Story: Freak Show.

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Danny Huston's Timeline

May 14, 1962
Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Lazio, Italy