Fact Check: Is Comedian Joe Devito Related To Actor Danny Devito? Relation Rumors

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The internet has been awash with the rumors of whether Joe DeVito is related to Danny DeVito or not. To discover more, keep reading.

Joe DeVito is a New York-based stand-up comedian and writer. He participated in the New Faces segment at the Montreal "Just for Laughs" Comedy Festival in 2006 and was included on Comedy Central's Live at Gotham.

While Danny DeVito is a comedian, actor, producer, director, and screenwriter from the United States.

In the television series Taxi, he was known for his performance as taxi dispatcher Louie De Palma. Danny was nominated for a Golden Globe and an Emmy for his performance in Taxi.

On the FX and FXX sitcom, DeVito portrays Frank Reynolds.

Joe DeVito and Danny DeVito are not related in any way. Their surname is the only thing that binds them together. DeVito's are also related by profession since they are both comedians.

Perhaps the speculations around their connection began because of their surnames' similarity. Aside from their surnames, Joe and Danny have no known ancestors.

Specifically, they are unrelated, and the queries and information are only rumors.

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Who Are Joe DeVito And Danny DeVito's Parents?

Talking about their parents, Danny is the son of Daniel DeVito Sr., a small company entrepreneur, and Julia DeVito, born in Neptune Township, New Jersey.

With his parents and two elder sisters, he grew up in a household of five. His family hails from San Fele, Basilicata, and Calabria, and he is of Italian ethnicity.

DeVito grew up as a devout Catholic. He convinced his dad to transfer him to private school when he was 14 to "keep him out of trouble." Moreover, he graduated in 1962 from Oratory Preparatory School in Summit, New Jersey.

As of this writing, no facts or details concerning Joe DeVito's parents or family have been reported in the web media.

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A Look At Joe And Danny DeVito's Net Worth

Danny DeVito's net worth is believed to be over $80 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Most of his fortune stems from his successful profession as an actor, director, and writer.

In contrast, according to networthwiki.com, Joe DeVito's net worth is approximately $2 million.

Besides, Danny and his wife Rhea also resided in a 14,579-square-foot mansion in Beverly Hills, California, for a long time.

They bought the house in 1994 and sold it for $24 million in April 2015, after offering it for more than $30 million off-market a few years before.

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