Dan Butler Bio, Age, Family, Wife, Net Worth, Frasier, Movies, TV Shows

Dan Butler Biography

Dan Butler is an American actor and playwright best known for his roles on the television shows Frasier and Roseanne, as well as his voice, work on the Nickelodeon show Hey Arnold. He also appeared in The Jungle Book, Enemy of the State, and Sniper 2.


How old is Dan Butler? – Age

He is 66 years old as of 2 December 2020. He was born Daniel Eugene Butler in 1954 in Huntington, Indiana, United States.

Dan Butler Family

Butler is the son of Shirley, a housewife, and Andrew Butler, a pharmacist.

Dan Butler Wife

Butler is married to producer Richard Waterhouse and lives in Vermont. When he was in his early twenties, he came out to his family.

Dan Butler Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $6 Million.

Dan Butler Frasier

He played the role of Bob “Bulldog” Briscoe, the woman-hungry, chauvinistic host of “Bob “Bulldog” Briscoe and the Gonzo Sports Show”, which followed Frasier’s time slot at KACL in the American television sitcom Frasier. Bulldog’s practical jokes on Frasier and interruptions of his show to evict him from the booth were a constant source of annoyance for both Frasier and Roz.


Harvard-trained psychiatrist Frasier Crane returns to his hometown of Seattle, Washington, after his marriage and life in Boston come to an end. When he is forced to take in his father, Martin, a retired Seattle Police Department detective, his plans for a new life as a single man are jeopardized. The Crane brothers’ expensive tastes, intellectual interests, and high opinions of themselves frequently clash with their blue-collar worker, average Joe father.

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Dan Butler Enemy of the State

He appeared as NSA Director Admiral Shaffer in the 1998 American action thriller film Enemy of the State.


NSA official Thomas Brian Reynolds assassinates US Congressman Phil Hammersley (R-NY) in order to prevent the passage of a bill expanding surveillance powers. Meanwhile, labor lawyer Robert Dean is representing mafia boss Paulie Pintero in a case. The NSA dispatches an impostor to intercept Dean and install surveillance equipment in his home. They spread false evidence accusing Dean of working for the mafia, laundering money, and having an affair with his ex-girlfriend.

Dan Butler Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie

He played the role of Mr. Robert Simmons in the 2017 American animated television film Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie.


Arnold and his friends intend to create a humanitarian video in the hopes of winning a trip to San Lorenzo, a Central American country where Arnold’s parents were last seen. Arnold’s teacher, Mr. Simmons, informs everyone that his video won the competition, and he, his P.S. 118 classmates, and Helga’s older sister, Olga, fly to the city. Arnold’s pet pig Abner stows away in his backpack on the plane. When everyone arrives, Arnold is confronted by Eduardo, an old friend of his parents, who warns him about the dangers of the jungle. Arnold and the others arrive in the city populated by children as a result of a “sleeping sickness” that has rendered the city’s adult population comatose for the past nine years. The group discovers a statue said to hold the Corazón, a treasure that could lead to a cure for the illness. Lasombra surrounds them, kidnaps Arnold, and steals the statue.

Dan Butler Movies

♦ 1998 – Enemy of the State
♦ 2011 – Crazy, Stupid, Love as Cal’s boss
♦ 2014 – Chu & Blossom as Mr. Kirkpatrick
♦ 2020 – All My Life as Dr. Alan Mendelson
♦ 2021 – Blonde as TBA

Dan Butler TV Shows

♦ 1992 – Roseanne
♦ 2004 – Frasier
♦ 1997 – Caroline in the City
♦ 2002 – Hey Arnold!
♦ 1998 – From the Earth to the Moon
♦ 1998 – More Tales of the City
♦ 2017 – The Mist
♦ 2017 – Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie