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Daniel Sunjata :: Biography

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Daniel Sunjata's facts

Date of Birth 1971-12-30
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Ethnicity African-American
Height 6' 1"
Place of Birth Evanston, Illinois, USA
Awards Theatre World Award
Hair Color Black

Daniel Sunjata is a very famous actor. He gained recognition from his wonderful performance as Franco Rivera in the television series of FX network, Rescue Me. He is currently associated with the series or USA Network, Graceland. The magnanimous man was born on December 30, 1971 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. He was adopted by a police officer. He belongs to American nationality and mixed African-American ethnicity. As per his education, he completed his graduation from Mount Camel High School. He then enrolled at Florida A&M University and also at the University of Louisiana. The hard working man obtained a master’s degree from the Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts affiliated to New York University.

Talking about his career journey, he has appeared in several movies and series. He gained a huge acceptance from the viewers by appearing on the series Sex and The City. He also starred in the movie Brother to Brother and The Devil Wears Prada. He appeared as a firefighter on the television show Rescue Me. In the summer of the year 2007, he appeared in the miniseries of ESPN network, The Bronx is Burning. In the year 2012, he appeared in the blockbuster movie The Dark Knight Rises.

During his career, he has worked for different movies, television and theater shows. His movies include Twelfth Night, or What You Will (1998), The Feast of All Saints (20010), Bad Company (2002), Melinda and Melinda (2004), Noel (2004), Brother to Brother (2004), One for the Money (2012), Gone (2012), Lullaby (2014) and several others. He has shown his praiseworthy acting skills through series like D.C. (2000), All My Children (2001), Sex and the City (2002), Ed (2003), Law & Order (2005), Love Monkey (2006), the Bronx is Burning (2007), Great Performance (2008), Lie to Me (2009), Gray’s Anatomy (2010-2011) and others. His theatre performance includes Twelfth (1998), Take Me Out (2003), Cyrano de Bergerac (2007) and Macbeth (2013). He has also given his voice in the video game TOCA Race Driver.

The man has won appreciations of several dignitaries and nominations for awards like a Drama Desk Award and Tony Award for his hard work. In the year 2003, he was awarded Theatre World Award for his phenomenal performance as a gay Major League Baseball player in the movie Take Me Out. In the same year, he was enlisted in the list of 50 most beautiful people of the year by the People magazine.

Entering into his personal life, he has attained 42 years of age. The man stands to a height of six feet one inches. He has not married yet. According to the sources, he has a girlfriend and her name is Rosalba Sierra. But there are rumors that his is a gay. However, no one knows about the fact. The man has several admirers around the world and he does not have any children yet. The world will have to wait for some time to see who he will choose as his wife.  At the start of 2014, he had an estimated net worth of $2 million. We can find his photos on the internet. The hot actor has many female followers around the world. His acting abilities has been praised by many people around the world.

Daniel is a very hard working man. He is an inspiration to those people who want to make their career in the field of acting. He has worked so hard till date and continuing his devotion to achieve more. He is one of the most searched celebrities on the internet. His worth reading bio can be found on various wiki sites on the internet. He can be followed on the social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter as well for his latest updates.