Danny Woodburn

Danny Woodburn

actor, producer, writer

Danny Woodburn was born on Jul 26, 1964 in USA. Danny Woodburn's big-screen debut came with A Spinal Tap Reunion: The 25th Anniversary London Sell-Out directed by Jim Di Bergi in 1992, strarring Dancing Drums (Druid / Shazba / Elf). Danny Woodburn is known for Happyish directed by Ken Kwapis, Steve Coogan stars as Thom Payne and Kathryn Hahn as Lee Payne. Danny Woodburn has got 9 awards and 2 nominations so far. The most recent award Danny Woodburn achieved is Best Shorts Competition. The upcoming new movie Danny Woodburn plays is Faith Based which will be released on Oct 09, 2020.

Danny Woodburn is an entertainer on stage, film, television, and the comedy club circuit.Born and raised in the Philadelphia area, he is the son of a nurse and a professional golfer. He is a graduate of Philadelphia's Temple University's School of Film and Theater and recipient of their Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award of 2001.Danny achieved prominence on NBC's sitcom Seinfeld (1989), performing the role of Mickey Abbott, the volatile but lovable friend of Kramer. Since his first appearance on the show in 1994 he has gained speed as an actor and garnered respect from industry professionals. His character on Seinfeld was an important role for him, in the sense that the writing and portrayal of Mickey is positive and non-stereotypical.Danny is a well-known, long-time advocate for performers with disability in film, television and theatre. He serves on the Performers With Disabilities Committee of SAG-AFTRA, where he not only negotiated better contract terms for disabled actors, but created more opportunities, fought for authentic representation, and increased inclusion and diversity at the studio and network level. His work has changed social perceptions of persons with disability.

  • Birthday

    Jul 26, 1964
  • Place of Birth

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Also known

    Daniel Charles Woodburn

Known For


9 wins & 2 nominations

Best Shorts Competition
Best Short Film
Winner - Award of Excellence
N'Everest (2020)
Global Shorts, Los Angeles
Winner - Award of Merit
N'Everest (2020)
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows