Dan Levy is a Canadian actor, producer, and writer. He got famous after starring in the sitcom Schitt’s Creek along with his father Eugene Levy. His dad David Rose and his sister Sarah Levy were a part of the sitcom along with Dan. show. He has also hosted the show MTV Live. If you want to know more about him, then you can read the post below.
Daniel Levy Biography/Early Life
Daniel was born in Toronto, Canada in the year 1983. His father is a part of the entertainment industry. He was born to his father Eugene Levy, and mother Deborah Divine Levy. His mother is a screenwriter by profession. His father is Jewish and his mother belongs to the Christina religion. The family celebrates both Christmas and Hanukkah. Daniel is Jewish and was bar mitzvahed. He has a younger sister Sarah Levy. She is also an actress. His birth sign is Leo. He attended high school at North Toronto Collegiate Institute and pursued his studies at York University and Ryerson University.
Dan Levy Career
Daniel Levy began his career as a co-host on the now-defunct MTV Canada flagship series MTV Live. He gained popularity by hosting MTV Canada’s The After Show with Jessi. He wrote, produced, and acted in his own Christmas Special for MTV.
As an actor, he became a part of the four-episode story arc of the Canadian TV series Degrassi: The Next Generation. The show premiered as a TV movie and was titled Degrassi Goes Hollywood. In 2013, he started a company with the name of Not a Real Company Productions along with his father and principals Andrew Barnsley and Fred Levy.
Their first project was with CBC. He also acted in a series alongside his father, sister Sarah Levy, Catherine O’Hara, Annie Murphy, and Chris Elliott in the sitcom Schitt’s Creek. It’s the Not a Real Company Productions’ has produced many television series.
He became popular after acting in Schitt’s Creek. He has been nominated for numerous awards, that includes the Canadian Screen Awards. He won awards for the Best Comedy Series, Best Writing in a Comedy Program or Series, and Best Comedy Series in 2019.
In January 2020, he and his father hosted The Ellen DeGeneres Show. They filled in for Ellen when she took a day off. They also did a lot of host activities and interviewed fellow Schitt’s Creek cast members, Catherine O’Hara and Annie Murphy.
Dan Levy Dating Life
Daniel Levy is currently single and there is not much information about his relationships and dating life. But there was a rumor that he was married to an American model and actress, Rachel Specter. This turned out to be a false story because according to rumors he is gay by sexuality.
He was called a member of the queer community when he was interviewed by Flare in 2015. He avoided talking about his sexuality publicly. During an interview in 2017, he confirmed that he is gay and he has been like that since 18 years of age.
Dan Levy Net Worth
Dan Levy is a Canadian actor, writer, and producer and has earned a good amount of money and salary by working in the entertainment industry. His estimated net worth is estimated to be $14 million.