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Danny Huston stars in "Magic City" on Starz as Ben Diamond.

Danny Huston is an award-winning actor known for his versatility and dramatic screen presence. True to Huston form, he is cultivating a storied career both in front of and behind the camera.

Known as a writer, director and producer, Huston got his start directing "Mr. North" starring Anthony Edwards, Robert Mitchum and his sister, Anjelica Huston. Later, Huston gave his breakthrough acting performance in the independent film "Ivansxtc" and was nominated for Best Male Performance at the Independent Spirit Awards in 2003.

Huston can be seen in Jonathan Glazer's "Birth," opposite Nicole Kidman, John Sayles' "Silver City" and Martin Scorsese's "The Aviator," starring Leonardo DiCaprio, for which the ensemble cast was nominated for a 2004 SAG Award. The following year, Huston received the Golden Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Sandy Woodrow in Fernando Meirelles' "The Constant Gardner" and starred in John Hillcoat's critically acclaimed Australian western "The Proposition," alongside Guy Pierce and Emily Watson. Huston's other film credits include Sofia Coppola's "Marie Antoinette," Alfonso Cuaron's "Children of Men," Oliver Parke's "Fade to Black," in which he played Orson Welles, Joel Schumacher's "The Number 23," Peter Berg's "The Kingdom," David Slade's "30 Days of Night," Bernard Rose's "The Kreutzer Sonata," and Robert Weide's comedy "How to Lose Friends and Alienate People." Huston portrayed Samuel Adams in the award-winning HBO miniseries "John Adams" and Stryker in the FOX blockbuster "X-Men Origins: Wolverine."

His films released In 2010 include Robert Redford's "The Conspirator," with James McAvoy, Robin Wright and Kevin Kline, Martin Campbell's thriller "Edge of Darkness," opposite Mel Gibson, Ridley Scott's "Robin Hood," starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett, and Sngmoo Lee's fantasy-actioner "The Warrior's Way," with Kate Bosworth and Geoffrey Rush. In Barry Levinson's HBO critically acclaimed award-winning movie, "You Don't Know Jack," Huston portrayed Geoffrey Feiger, Kevorkian's lawyer, opposite Al Pacino.

Upcoming projects include the animated "A Monster in Paris," directed by Bibo Bergeron, and "Playoff," directed by Eran Riklis, based on the life of Ralph Klein, infamous Israeli basketball coach.

Huston recently completed filming Bernard Rose's "Two Jacks," opposite Sienna Miller and his nephew Jack Huston, Ari Folman's "The Congress," with Harvey Keitel and Robin Wright, and Jonathan Liebesman's "Wrath of the Titans," reprising his role as Poseidon from "Clash of the Titans" opposite Ralph Fiennes and Liam Neeson, and Simon West's "Medallion" with Nicolas Cage.

Born in Rome, Huston was raised in Ireland and London, with stops in Mexico and the United States. He currently lives in Los Angeles.


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Age: 54 years old
Birthday: May 14, 1962
Height: 6' 2"
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Hometown: Ireland and London, England, UK
Current Residence: Los Angeles, CA
Wife: Katie Jane Evans (2001 - 2007, divorced, 1 child)
Virginia Madsen (1989 - 1992, divorced)

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