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Dany Boon is a French comedian and filmmaker who has acted both on the stage and the screen.
Dany Boon first started his career by dubbing cartoons and performing as a mime in the street. In 1992, he was given his first break as a comedian by French television personality Patrick Sébastien, who invited him on his show. From then on Boon began to achieve notoriety with his sketches and his one-man shows.
He was then offered several roles in movies, notably in the film Joyeux Noël that made it on the international scene in 2005.
- Dany takes his stage name from the television show Daniel Boone.