Daniel Sunjata Biography

Published On Dec 13, 2016
Facts of Daniel Sunjata
Date of Birth: 1971 , December-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
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He attended Mount Carmel High School in Chicago and completed his graduation. He completed his undergraduate studies at Florida A&M University and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Later, he attended Tisch School of the Arts in New York and earned a master degree in fine arts in 1995. He began his career in 1998 in Twelfth Night with Helen Hunt.  He appeared as a sailor attempting to woo Sarah Jessica Parker on a 2002 episode of Sex and the City. He earns a massive amount of salary and his net worth is 2 million dollar.

There is no any information about his personal life such as married, love affair, girlfriend, and spouse and even about his divorce. It seems he is rather fond of keeping his personal life confidential.

 

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Born in Evanston, Illinois, United States

December 30 , 1971

He was born on December 30, 1971 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. He is adopted son of Bill and Catherine Condon. He is American by his nationality and is of African American ethnicity. He is six feet and one inch tall.

Graduated from Tisch School of the Arts

1995

He attended Mount Carmel High School in Chicago and completed his graduation. He completed his undergraduate studies at Florida A&M University and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Later, he attended Tisch School of the Arts in New York and earned master degree in fine arts in 1995.

Began his Career

1998

He began his career in 1998 in "Twelfth Night" with Helen Hunt.  He is best known after portraying his role as Franco Rivera in television series "Rescue Me". He has also appeared in guest role in several popular television series.

Nominated for Tony Award

2003

He was nominated for Tony Award for his role as Darren Lemming in play "Take Me Out" and that was in year 2003. He was nominated for that award in the category of Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play. 

Nominated for NAACP Image Award

2007

He was nominated for NAACP Image Award in 2007. He was nominated for that award for his role as Reggie Jackson in television drama "The Bronx Is Burning" in the category of Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special.

Won Theatre World Award

2003

He was nominated for several prestigious awards so far. In 2003, he won theatre World Award. He won that award for his breakout role as a gay Major League Baseball player who comes out to the public in “Take Me Out”.

Narrator of Loose Change 9/11: An American Coup

April 30 , 2009

He announced on 30 April 2009 about his participation as narrator in “Loose Change 9/11: An American Coup” which was the last series of “Loose Change”. That series argued about the September 11 attacks were planned by the United States government.