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Dan Butler

Actor, Writer, Director
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Net worth 2018: $1.7 Million
Industry: Actor
Residence:  Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
BirthDay: 2 December 1954
Sigh: Capricorn
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)
BIOGRAPHY

Dan Butler was born on December 2, 1954 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA as Daniel E. Butler. He is an actor and writer, known for Su Im Lang Cua Bay Cuu (1991), Frasier (1993) and Enemy of the State (1998). He has been married to Richard Waterhouse since September 12, 2010.

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2000

Butler was among the public figures to speak out in 2000 against California's Proposition 22 (also known as the Knight Initiative) that sought to define marriage as a union between a man and a woman

1999

His character was written out of the show in 1999, but returned to guest star in five episodes of the series' last three seasons

1996

Initially, he was a recurring guest actor, but in 1996, he became a member of the main cast

1995

In 1995, he and Candace Gingrich served as spokespersons for the National Coming Out Day Project

1993

Best known for his role as Robert "Bulldog" Briscoe in Frasier (1993)

1991

He is an actor and writer, known for Su Im Lang Cua Bay Cuu (1991), Frasier (1993) and Enemy of the State (1998)

1989

Openly gay, he starred in Terrence McNally's 1989 play "The Lisbon Traviata" and wrote a one-man off-Broadway play about his life, "The Only Thing Worse You Could Have Told Me

1986

Is one of only two actors to have appeared in the original Hannibal Lecter film, Manhunter (1986), as well as Su Im Lang Cua Bay Cuu (1991)

1981

Butler disclosed his homosexuality on Entertainment Tonight (1981) in 1994 during his run as a swaggering heterosexual on Frasier (1993)

1976

Studied acting at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco from 1976 to 1978

1954

Dan Butler was born on December 2, 1954 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA as Daniel E

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