Dan Hedaya ( Daniel G. Hedaya, n. Brooklyn, de Nueva York, 24 de julio de 1940) es un actor estadounidense. En su carrera se ha caracterizado por actuar en papeles de villano y en comedias ligeras, tanto en comedias televisivas como en filmes de medio y alto presupuesto.
Hedaya was born in New York City, to a Sephardic Jewish family from Aleppo, Syria. Hedaya was raised in Bensonhurst. While a student at Tufts University, he began performing at the campus theater. He worked as a junior high school teacher for many years before deciding to pursue acting full-time.
Dan Hedaya is a familiar face from his work in films and on TV, where he often plays a villain (although he had a good comic turn as the charmingly sleazy Nick Tortelli, Carla's ex-husband, in Cheers (1982) and its short-lived spin-off The Tortellis (1987) ). He has also done much stage work, appearing opposite Alien: Resurrection (1997) star ...
Graduated from Tufts University in 1962. Although he often plays Italian-Americans, Hedaya is actually the son of Sephardi Jewish immigrants from Syria. Before becoming an actor he taught junior high school for several years. He studied drama at HB Studio in Greenwich Village in New York City.
Dan Hedaya Nació el 24 de Julio de 1940 en Brooklyn, Nueva York, EE.UU. Intérprete Trabajos destacados Artistas relacionados Steven Zaillian William H. Macy Buck Henry James Horner Filmografía 44 Intérprete La sombra del actor 2015 | The Humbling 4/10 The Extra Man 2010 | The Extra Man De vuelta al "insti" 2005 | Strangers with Candy 3/10 Fanática
Dan Hedaya and F. Murray Abraham attend GLORIA STEINEM and MORT ZUCKERMAN hosts a lunch with KATE WINSLET in celebration THE READER at The Oak Room... Actor Dan Hedaya attends the "Bitter Harvest" New York Premiere at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on February 16, 2017 in New York City.