Daniel Sunjata was born on December 30, 1971 in Evanston, Illinois. He attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts for his master’s in fine arts. In 1998, he made his television debut in the TV film Twelfth Night, or What You Will. Two years later, he appeared as Lewis Freeman in the TV series D.C. From 2002 to 2004, he played the role of Burt Trevor in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
He got his breakthrough as Franco Rivera in the TV series Rescue Me, which he starred in from 2004 to 2011. Simultaneously, he also acted in the films Brother to Brother, The Devil Wears Prada, and Ghosts of Girlfriends Past. He also portrayed Reggie Jackson in The Bronx is Burning. He went on to play Nurse Eli in Grey’s Anatomy. After the show Rescue Me had ended, he starred as Paul Briggs in Graceland. More recently, he starred as Jake Gregorian in Notorious.
Age in 2017: 46 (December 30, 1971)
Height in Meters: 1.85m
Height in Centimeters: 185cm
Height in Feet: 6 Feet 1 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 84kg
Weight in Pounds: 185lbs
Chest in Inches: 42 Inches
Waist in Inches: 32 Inches
Biceps in Inches: 15 Inches
Eye Color: Brown