Daniel Gonzalo “Danny” Pino was born on the 15th April 1974, in Miami, Florida USA, of Cuban ancestry. He is an actor, who is probably best known for his appearances in the role of Detective Scotty Valens in the CBS’ series “Cold Case” (2003-2010), and as NYPD Detective Nick Amaro in the NBC’s series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (2011-2015). His career has been active since 2001.
Have you ever wondered how rich Danny Pino is, as of mid- 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total size of Pino’s net worth is currently as high as $1 million, with the main source of this amount of money being his successful career in the entertainment industry as an actor.
Danny Pino Net Worth $1 Million
Danny Pino was born to the immigrants from Cuba, and spent his childhood in Miami where he went to Rockway Middle School, and later matriculated from Miami Coral Park High School in 1992. He then became a student at Florida International University from which he graduated with a BA degree in Theatre in 1996. Afterwards he moved to New York, where he earned his MFA degree in Acting in 2000 from New York University’s Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts.
Danny`s debut came in 2001, and it was quite successful; he was selected for the recurring role of Clay in the comedy TV series “Men, Women & Dogs”, which aired until 2002. After that, he had a brief role in the film “Point Of Origin” in 2002. The following year was quite successful for him, as he made several notable appearances, including as Scotty Valens in the TV series “Cold Case” (2003-2010), as Armadillo Quintero in the TV series “The Shield”, and he also starred in the film “Lucy”, as Desi Arnaz. Until 2005, his net worth increased due to his appearances in such productions as “NYPD 2069” (2004), “Between” (2005), and “Rx” (2005). In 2005 Danny`s career reached a whole new level, appearing in the film “The Lost City” (2006), with Bill Murray, and Andy Garcia, and in 2006 he was cast in the film “Flicka”, alongside Alison Lohman and Tim McGraw.
In 2010, Danny appeared in films “The Burning Plain” (2008), and “Around the Hall” (2009), and in 2011 when he was selected for the role of Nick Amaro in the TV series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, and then appeared in brief roles in such TV series as “Burn Notice” (2010), and films “Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright” (2010), and “Metro” (2011).
He was a part of the “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” until 2015, during which time his net worth increased by a large margin, and the next year he was selected for the role of Alex Vargas in the TV series “Scandal” (2016). Most recently he has been a part of another TV series “Brain Dead” (2016), which also added to his net worth. Thanks to his talents, Danny has received several prestigious awards, including the Imagen Award in the category Best Supporting Actor – Television for his work on “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, among others. When it comes to speak about his personal life, Danny Pino has been married Lilly Pino since 2002; the couple has two sons.