Danny Pino, the American actor who got recognized by appearing as ‘Detective Scotty Valens’ in the CBS series ‘Cold Case’. The actor had mostly received a lead role in several series including ‘BrainDead’ and ‘Mayans M.C.’ Further, he is also known for playing the character ‘Detective Nick Amaro’ in the long-running series ‘Law & Order: Special Victim Unit’.
Let us scroll to know more about the actor’s career beginnings, personal life and wife, net worth, and of course his body measurements.
Danny Pino: Bio, Family, Education
Danny was born on 15 April 1974, in Miami, Florida, the United States as Daniel Gonzalo Pino. He was named after his grandfather and born to the Cuban parents. Further, Pino has not revealed information on his parents and siblings.
Looking at his education, he had attended Rockway Middle School. Then after, he went on to join Miami Coral Park High School and graduated in 1992. In 1996, he graduated from the Florida International University. At that time, he also became a member of a Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. Later, to polish his acting skill, he joined a graduate acting program at the Tisch School of the arts, New York University.
Danny Pino: Career & Life Achievements
After graduating from the acting program in 2000, following that he began to appear on the screen since 2001. His first appearance was as a guest star ‘Clay’ in the American television sitcom ‘Men, Women, & Dogs’. Thereafter in 2002, he debuted his first big screen in the TV movie ‘Point of Origin’ as a burned victim.
Furthermore, he has appeared in the guest role in the TV series including ‘The Shield(2000)’, ‘Burn Notice(2010)’, ‘One Day at a Time (2019)’ and a recurring role in ‘Scandal(2016)’, many others. He mostly had a regular role in television dramas and sitcoms. However, the actor first gained recognition in the role of ‘Detective Scotty Valens’ from 2003-2010. Then he appeared in the main role of ‘Detective Nick Amaro’ in the crime unit drama ‘Law & Order: Special Victim Unit’. There he shared the screen with the actors like Kelli Giddish and Amanda Plummer.
In 2016, he joined the cast of ‘BrainDead’ as ‘Luke Healy’ in 2016. Following the main role of ‘John Bishop in series ‘Gone’ in 2017 which is still running. Then in 2018, he became a cast member of the main role in the series ‘Mayans M.C.’ as ‘Miguel Galindo’.
His films credit includes ‘The Lost City (2005)’, ‘Flicka (2006)’, ‘Across The Hall (2009)’, and TV Movie ‘Metro (2011)’, amongst others. Additionally, he had also received two wins and five nominations for the series ‘Cold Case’ and ‘Law & Order: SVU’.
Danny Pino: Personal Life & Wife
The handsome actor is a happily married man. He had tied a knot to his longtime girlfriend, Lilly Pino Bernal. After dating for several years, the couple had their wedding on 15 February 2002. They have been together for seventeen years and still, their bonds are strong. Together, the couple had welcomed two sons: Luca Daniel(2006) and Julian Franco(2006).
Further, the actor has not been involved in any rumors or controversies. But Pino has revealed that he was molested at the age of 14. Further, he said that the incident has made an impact on his role in Law & Order: SUV. The actor is also fluent in Spanish which we can hear on the TV shows like Cold Case.
Danny Pino: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The American actor has acquired a good amount from his career. His net worth has an estimation of around $3 million but his salary is not disclosed. Further, he has appeared in so many movies and television dramas.
Pino also seems to be connected with his fans through different social media profiles like Instagram and Twitter. He has the verified Instagram account @eldannypino with 92.6k followers. On Twitter, he goes by the handle @TheDannyPino with 149k followers. But he has an unverified Facebook account having over 1.2k followers.
Danny Pino: Body Descriptions
The actor has a tall height of 6 feet and body weighs around 77 kg. He further has not provided information on his well-maintained and fit body’s measurements. He has dark brown eye color and black hair.