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Danny Pintauro : biography

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Daniel John "Danny" Pintauro (born January 6, 1976) is an American actor best known for his role on the popular American sitcom Who's the Boss? and his role in the 1983 film Cujo.


Genre Year Title Role Episodes Notes
TV series 1982–1985 As the World Turns Paul Ryan
Film 1983 Cujo Tad Trenton
Film 1985 The|Beniker Gang}} Ben Beniker
TV film 1987 Timestalkers Billy McKenzie
TV series 1987 Highway to Heaven Alex "Man's Best Friend: Part 1" "Man's Best Friend: Part 2"
TV film 1990 Jury Duty: The Comedy Kevin Worth a.k.a. The Great American Sex Scandal
TV series 1984–1992 Who's the Boss? Jonathan Bower 196 episodes
Film 2007 The|Still Life}} Stefan
TV series 2010 The|Secret Life of the American Teenager}} "Ben There, Done That"
TV series 2010 Laugh Track Mash-ups Milton "Late for Class!"


Pintauro first appeared on the television soap opera As the World Turns as the original Paul Ryan and in the film Cujo. He first came to prominence on the television series Who's the Boss?. After the conclusion of that series, he was less frequently cast. Pintauro went on to act in stage productions like The Velocity of Gary and Mommie Queerest.

He also worked as a Tupperware sales representative and as of 2013, he was managing a restaurant in Las Vegas.

Personal life

Pintauro was born in Milltown, New Jersey, the son of Margaret L. (née Sillcocks) and John J. Pintauro, a manager. In 1994, he took time off from professional acting and attended Middlesex County College in Edison, New Jersey, and later Stanford University to study English and theater and graduated in 2001.

He came out as gay in 1997, in an interview with the National Enquirer tabloid. In April 2013, he was engaged to his boyfriend, Wil Tabares.

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