Tony Danza

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Tony Danza (born Anthony Salvatore Iadanza; April 21, 1950) is an Italian-American actor best known for starring on the TV series Taxi and Who's the Boss?, for which Danza was nominated for an Emmy Award and four Golden Globe Awards. In 1998, Danza won the People's Choice Award for Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Series for his work on the sitcom The Tony Danza Show. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tony Danza, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aftermath (2013)

Tom Fiorini (Anthony Michael Hall, The Dead Zone) owns a successful construction company. After his long time foreman goes missing, events take a drastic turn for the worse. During the search for his foreman, Tom plummets down a slippery slope of violence and hired ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Farone
CAST:  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Jamie Harrold  •  Tony Danza  •  Frank Whaley

Tom Fiorini (Anthony Michael Hall, The Dead Zone) owns a successful construction company. After his long time foreman goes missing, events take a drastic turn for the worse. During the search for his foreman, Tom plummets down a slippery slope of violence and hired ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Farone
CAST:  Anthony Michael Hall  •  Jamie Harrold  •  Tony Danza  •  Frank Whaley

Angels in the Outfield (1994)

Roger is a foster child whose irresponsible father promises to get his act together when Roger's favourite baseball team, the California Angels, wins the pennant. The problem is that the Angels are in last place, so Roger prays for help to turn the team around. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Dear
CAST:  Danny Glover  •  Brenda Fricker  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Christopher Lloyd

Roger is a foster child whose irresponsible father promises to get his act together when Roger's favourite baseball team, the California Angels, wins the pennant. The problem is that the Angels are in last place, so Roger prays for help to turn the team around. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Dear
CAST:  Danny Glover  •  Brenda Fricker  •  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Christopher Lloyd

Crash (2005)

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In post-Sept. 11 Los Angeles, tensions erupt when the lives of a Brentwood housewife, her district attorney husband, a Persian shopkeeper, two cops, a pair of carjackers and a Korean couple converge during a 36-hour period.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Haggis
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Don Cheadle  •  Matt Dillon  •  Michael Peña

In post-Sept. 11 Los Angeles, tensions erupt when the lives of a Brentwood housewife, her district attorney husband, a Persian shopkeeper, two cops, a pair of carjackers and a Korean couple converge during a 36-hour period.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Haggis
CAST:  Sandra Bullock  •  Don Cheadle  •  Matt Dillon  •  Michael Peña

Dear God (1996)

A judge gives con-man Tom Turner a choice—a jail sentence, or a year of honest work. But when he gets a job in the U.S. Post Office's dead letter office, he starts a Good Samaritan con by answering letters written to God. His seemingly virtuous work inspires his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Greg Kinnear  •  Laurie Metcalf  •  Maria Pitillo  •  Tim Conway

A judge gives con-man Tom Turner a choice—a jail sentence, or a year of honest work. But when he gets a job in the U.S. Post Office's dead letter office, he starts a Good Samaritan con by answering letters written to God. His seemingly virtuous work inspires his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Garry Marshall
CAST:  Greg Kinnear  •  Laurie Metcalf  •  Maria Pitillo  •  Tim Conway

She's Out of Control (1989)

A Los Angeles radio-station manager's girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stan Dragoti
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Ami Dolenz  •  Catherine Hicks  •  Wallace Shawn

A Los Angeles radio-station manager's girlfriend shows his teenage daughter how to be sexy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stan Dragoti
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Ami Dolenz  •  Catherine Hicks  •  Wallace Shawn

Cannonball Run II (1984)

When a wealthy sheikh puts up $1 million in prize money for a cross-country car race, there is one person crazy enough to hit the road hard with wheels spinning fast. Legendary driver J.J. McClure enters the competition along with his friend Victor and together ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hal Needham
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Dean Martin  •  Sammy Davis Jr.

When a wealthy sheikh puts up $1 million in prize money for a cross-country car race, there is one person crazy enough to hit the road hard with wheels spinning fast. Legendary driver J.J. McClure enters the competition along with his friend Victor and together ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hal Needham
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Dom DeLuise  •  Dean Martin  •  Sammy Davis Jr.

The Hollywood Knights (1980)

Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Floyd Mutrux
CAST:  Robert Wuhl  •  Tony Danza  •  Fran Drescher  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

Led by their comedic and pranking leader, Newbomb Turk, the Hollywood Knights car gang raise hell throughout Beverly Hills on Halloween Night, 1965. Everything from drag racing to Vietnam to high school love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Floyd Mutrux
CAST:  Robert Wuhl  •  Tony Danza  •  Fran Drescher  •  Michelle Pfeiffer

Noah (1998)

Set sail for comedy with Disney's Noah - The humorous modern-day twist on the biblical story of Noah's Ark. Norman Waters (Tony Danza) is a hard working construction contractor out to make a quick buck by cutting corners, and too preoccupied with his scams to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Wallace Shawn  •  Jane Sibbett  •  John Marshall Jones

Set sail for comedy with Disney's Noah - The humorous modern-day twist on the biblical story of Noah's Ark. Norman Waters (Tony Danza) is a hard working construction contractor out to make a quick buck by cutting corners, and too preoccupied with his scams to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Kwapis
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Wallace Shawn  •  Jane Sibbett  •  John Marshall Jones

Illtown (1996)

Dante and his girlfrend Micky run a very profitable drug operation in a seaside town, aided and abetted by a host of teens who sell the smack at discos around town, as well as by Lucas, a corrupt cop who's on the take. Their downfall comes when they suspect one of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Gomez
CAST:  Michael Rapaport  •  Lili Taylor  •  Adam Trese  •  Kevin Corrigan

Dante and his girlfrend Micky run a very profitable drug operation in a seaside town, aided and abetted by a host of teens who sell the smack at discos around town, as well as by Lucas, a corrupt cop who's on the take. Their downfall comes when they suspect one of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Gomez
CAST:  Michael Rapaport  •  Lili Taylor  •  Adam Trese  •  Kevin Corrigan

Deadly Whispers (1995)

Tom Acton: a strict but loving father whose only wish is for a safe, kind world for his family. His main worry: his l9·year old daughter, Kathy, a pretty and flirtatious girl who thinks nothing of having an affair with a married man. Even worse, she suspects that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill L. Norton
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Pamela Reed  •  Ving Rhames  •  Heather Tom

Tom Acton: a strict but loving father whose only wish is for a safe, kind world for his family. His main worry: his l9·year old daughter, Kathy, a pretty and flirtatious girl who thinks nothing of having an affair with a married man. Even worse, she suspects that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill L. Norton
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Pamela Reed  •  Ving Rhames  •  Heather Tom

I'm from Hollywood (1989)

I'm from Hollywood is about the adventures of late performance artist Andy Kaufman in the world of professional wrestling. This film includes interviews with Taxi co-stars Marilu Henner and Tony Danza and interviews with comedian Robin Williams, wrestler Jerry ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynne Margulies  •  Joe Orr
CAST:  Andy Kaufman  •  Tony Danza  •  Jimmy Hart  •  Marilu Henner

I'm from Hollywood is about the adventures of late performance artist Andy Kaufman in the world of professional wrestling. This film includes interviews with Taxi co-stars Marilu Henner and Tony Danza and interviews with comedian Robin Williams, wrestler Jerry ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lynne Margulies  •  Joe Orr
CAST:  Andy Kaufman  •  Tony Danza  •  Jimmy Hart  •  Marilu Henner

Don Jon (2013)

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A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Julianne Moore  •  Tony Danza

A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt
CAST:  Joseph Gordon-Levitt  •  Scarlett Johansson  •  Julianne Moore  •  Tony Danza

Glam (1998)

Traveling from the backwoods to Los Angeles to visit his cousin, a writer discovers a world of sex, drugs, crime and violence revolving around a beautiful young woman and her mobster boyfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josh Evans
CAST:  William McNamara  •  Frank Whaley  •  Natasha Gregson Wagner  •  Valérie Kaprisky

Traveling from the backwoods to Los Angeles to visit his cousin, a writer discovers a world of sex, drugs, crime and violence revolving around a beautiful young woman and her mobster boyfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josh Evans
CAST:  William McNamara  •  Frank Whaley  •  Natasha Gregson Wagner  •  Valérie Kaprisky

Doing Life (1986)

Tony Danza stars in this prison drama about Jerome "Jerry" Rosenburg, a self-professed "jailhouse lawyer" who defends himself against the homicide charge that has put him on death row. This tense movie, made in Canada, has the feel of a biographical documentary.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gene Reynolds
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Jon DeVries  •  J. Winston Carroll  •  Alvin Epstein

Tony Danza stars in this prison drama about Jerome "Jerry" Rosenburg, a self-professed "jailhouse lawyer" who defends himself against the homicide charge that has put him on death row. This tense movie, made in Canada, has the feel of a biographical documentary.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gene Reynolds
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Jon DeVries  •  J. Winston Carroll  •  Alvin Epstein

Christmas from Hollywood (2003)

Dozens of stars--including Arnold Schwarzeneggar, Bob Hope, and more--demonstrate how the yuletide season is celebrated in the perpetually warm and sunny world of Hollywood, California.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Dye
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Charlton Heston  •  Joan Collins  •  Jane Seymour

Dozens of stars--including Arnold Schwarzeneggar, Bob Hope, and more--demonstrate how the yuletide season is celebrated in the perpetually warm and sunny world of Hollywood, California.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Phillip Dye
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  Charlton Heston  •  Joan Collins  •  Jane Seymour

The Nail (2009)

Tony Luke, Jr. stars as Joey Nardone, an out-of-shape boxer, who after 8 years in prison for an unfortunate accident leaves prison and gets a shot at redemption by fighting for one young boy's future - 14 year old Jesus.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Quattrochi
CAST:  William Forsythe  •  Tony Danza

Tony Luke, Jr. stars as Joey Nardone, an out-of-shape boxer, who after 8 years in prison for an unfortunate accident leaves prison and gets a shot at redemption by fighting for one young boy's future - 14 year old Jesus.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Quattrochi
CAST:  William Forsythe  •  Tony Danza

Goodnight, We Love You (2004)

GOODNIGHT, WE LOVE YOU is a film that chronicles the final stand-up comedy performance of a true living legend - the first female stand-up comic in history: Phyllis Diller. In 2002, Phyllis Diller announced that she would be hanging up her wigs and sequins after ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregg Barson
CAST:  Phyllis Diller  •  Marty Allen  •  Roseanne Barr  •  Red Buttons

GOODNIGHT, WE LOVE YOU is a film that chronicles the final stand-up comedy performance of a true living legend - the first female stand-up comic in history: Phyllis Diller. In 2002, Phyllis Diller announced that she would be hanging up her wigs and sequins after ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregg Barson
CAST:  Phyllis Diller  •  Marty Allen  •  Roseanne Barr  •  Red Buttons

Stealing Christmas (2003)

Tony Danza stars as a thief named Jack Clayton. When Jack is about to be caught at the mall, he dresses up as Santa Claus and hops on the bus to Evergreen. He is mistaken for the new Santa at Sarah Gibson's tree store. He is very reluctant at first, but after ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregg Champion
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Lea Thompson  •  Angela Goethals  •  Betty White

Tony Danza stars as a thief named Jack Clayton. When Jack is about to be caught at the mall, he dresses up as Santa Claus and hops on the bus to Evergreen. He is mistaken for the new Santa at Sarah Gibson's tree store. He is very reluctant at first, but after ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregg Champion
CAST:  Tony Danza  •  Lea Thompson  •  Angela Goethals  •  Betty White

Murder Can Hurt You! (1980)

A private eye spoof that sends up assorted TV detectives from Ironside, Columbo and Kojak to Baretta, McCloud and Starsky and Hutch, as eight bumbling super-sleuths band together in a battle of wits against the devilishly clever Master Criminal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Duchowny
CAST:  Victor Buono  •  Tony Danza  •  Jamie Farr  •  John Byner

A private eye spoof that sends up assorted TV detectives from Ironside, Columbo and Kojak to Baretta, McCloud and Starsky and Hutch, as eight bumbling super-sleuths band together in a battle of wits against the devilishly clever Master Criminal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Duchowny
CAST:  Victor Buono  •  Tony Danza  •  Jamie Farr  •  John Byner

Cloud 9 (2006)

Has-been sports promoter Billy Cole gets a second shot at fame and fortune when he puts together a women's volleyball team, comprised of exotic dancers...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harry Basil
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Paul Rodríguez  •  D.L. Hughley  •  Angie Everhart

Has-been sports promoter Billy Cole gets a second shot at fame and fortune when he puts together a women's volleyball team, comprised of exotic dancers...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Harry Basil
CAST:  Burt Reynolds  •  Paul Rodríguez  •  D.L. Hughley  •  Angie Everhart
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