Quick Facts of
- First NameTony Danza
- Net Worth$ 40 million
- CareerActor, Dancer
Man of all seasons Tony Danza is an American actor, tap dancer, TV personality, as well as a former professional boxer. He is most famous for appearing in movies and television series Taxi, Who’s the Boss?, The Tony Danza Show, Crash, Angels in the Outfield, The Hollywood Knights, Going Ape!, and Don Jon to name a few.
The Emmy Award nominee, Tony, has a net worth of $40 million as of December 2019.
How Rich Is Boxer-Turned-Actor Tony Danza? His Income Sources
Danza started his career as an actor in the year 1978 with a small year on TV. The same year, he appeared as Tony Banta in the series Taxi. The show made him the household name; he portrayed the role for as many as 114 episodes till 1983.
In 1944, Danza started appearing in Who’s the Boss? He was in the series for almost 200 episodes. Then came Baby Talk, where we saw him as Mickey Campbell.
Did You Know? Danza received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1988.
Another milestone is the actor’s career is when he got his show titled The Tony Danza Show, which premiered on 24th September 1997. The show became quite popular, and it was aired until May 26, 2006.
On a more recent note, he appeared in series like There’s… Johnny! And The Good Cop in 2017 and 2018, respectively. The Good Cop stars Tony Danza, Josh Groban, Monica Barbaro, and a few others on the lead.
Besides his acting job, he also is a producer and a director. He has, to date, produced 13 TV movies and directed 2 of such.
Before all this, he was a professional boxer. He had a record of 9-3, meaning he won nine bouts while losing three of them.
In the USA, a professional boxer gets paid around $22,000- $37,000. Similarly, an actor gets a payroll of around $22,020 to $67,180, depending on their skills.
In 2020, she guest-starred in Outmatched, which also added a good amount to her net worth. The series also stars Maggie Lawson, Jason Biggs, Connor Kalopsis, Ashley Boettcher, and others in the lead.
House, Cars, And Other Properties
In the year 1987, he purchased a $1.15 million mansion in Malibu, California, which featured three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Later, in 2011, he put up his house on sale for $8 million.
Similarly, Tony has a collection of several luxurious cars, which includes Bentley(worth between $200,000 and $700,000) and 1957 Porsche 356 Speedster (which costs $34,995).
The American actor has several tattoos on his body. He has inked the character, Robert Crumb, from Keep on Truckin on his right arm.
On his right shoulder, he has penned boxing gloves. Moreover, he also has written his second wife’s name”Tracy” on his chest.
Currently Dating Andrea Micelucci; Previously Married Twice
The 68 years old, is dating Andrea Micelucci. The pair have been dating since 2008; however, they have always maintained privacy regarding their relationship.
Previously, Tony was married to Rhonda Yeoman. The former couple shared the wedding vows in 1970 but divorced after four years in 1974. While they were together, they welcomed son Marc Anthony Danza. Later on, in 1983, they reconciled and welcomed a daughter, Gina Danza. Their relationship did not last long for the second time, too, and they finally separated for good.
Secondly, he walked down the aisle with Tracy Robinson in 1986. After the two-decade of their marriage, the couple decided to separate in 2006; their divorce was finalized on February 6, 2013. Together the couple welcomed two daughters: Katherine Danza and Emily Danza.
Well, the actor has also had several affairs in the past. Before his first marriage, he was rumored to be in a relationship with Marilu Henner and Karen Carpenter.
While he was married to Rhonda, he had an extramarital affair with Morgan Fairchild in 1978 for around a year. After the divorce with his first wife, he started his relationship with Catherine Bach, which lasted for a few months in 1984.
Tony Danza was born Antonio Salvatore Iadanza on April 21, 1951, in Brooklyn, New York City. His father, Matty Anthony Iadanza, was a waste collector and was from Italian descent, and his mother, Anne Cammisa, an immigrant from the town of Campobello di Mazara, Trapani, was a bookkeeper. He is of American nationality while his ethnicity is mixed.
He grew up along with his brother Matty Jr. ( born in 1954), who is the owner of Los Angeles restaurant. They spent their childhood days in East New York, Brooklyn, and later on, while he was 14 years old, he moved to Malverne, New York, on Long Island along with his family.
Regarding education, he completed his high school from Malverne Senior High School in 1968. Later on, he joined the University of Dubuque and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in history in 1972 on a wrestling scholarship.