Dan Cortese Net Worth

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Dan Cortese Net Worth
Net Worth:
$1.5 Million
Date of Birth
September 14, 1967
Place of Birth
VJ, Actor, Television Director, Spokesperson

Dan Cortese is an American actor, director and spokesperson who has a net worth of $1.5 million. Dan Cortese has earned his net worth from his well-known role in the NBC sitcom Veronica's Closet as Perry Rollins and as Vic Meladeo on The WB Television Network sitcom What I Like About You. Dan was born on September 14, 1967 in Sewickley, Pennsylvania, he is of Sicilian descent. He has a B.A. in Broadcasting from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; he was also a walk-on member as a backup quarterback for the UNC football team. Cortese was the host of MTV Sports from 1992-1997, he also played the role of Jess Hanson in 1995 on American television primetime soap opera Melrose Place. Dan has been married to Dee Dee Hemby aka Denise Cortese since 1994 the couple have two children. During the 1990's Cortese was hired as the official spokesperson for Burger King's "Your Way, Right Away" advertising campaign. Dan was the host of reality sports TV show My Dad Is Better Than Your Dad which was canceled by NBC after only one season. He also appeared as the partner of Lisa Leslie on season one of an all-around sports competition called Superstars. He played the role of a famous Italian soccer player alongside Emily Osment in the 2008 film Soccer Mom. He was also the co-host of Crash Course a game show which aired on ABC as well as the host of VH1's Money Hungry a reality TV weight loss competition show.

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Dan Cortese

Dan Cortese

Daniel James "Dan" Cortese is an American actor, director and spokesperson. He is known for his roles as Perry Rollins on Veronica's Closet and as Vic Meladeo on What I Like About You.
VJ / Actor / Television Director / Spokesperson
Date of Birth
  • September 14, 1967
  • Daniel James Cortese
  • DC
  • Daniel James "Dan" Cortese
  • 5 ft 11 in (1.82 m)
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • Locusts: The 8th Plague
  • Everybody Wants to Be Italian
  • Soccer Mom
  • The Triangle
    Tommy Devane
  • At First Site
  • After Sex
  • The Lottery
    Jason Smith
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