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Danny Huston



Danny Huston (born 14 May 1962) is an American actor and director.
Huston was born in Rome, Italy, the son of legendary director John Huston, the half-brother of actress Anjelica Huston and screenwriter Tony Huston, uncle of actor Jack Huston and the grandson of Academy Award-winning actor Walter Huston. His mother, author Zoe Sallis, was an actress of Anglo-Iranian descent; his parents never married.
In 1988, his father John Huston produced Danny's first feature as a director, an adaptation of Thornton Wilder's last novel Theophilus North, called Mr. North. In 1995's Leaving Las Vegas, he moved in front of the camera and has since acted in over 20 films, including the lead in John Sayles' Silver City, and as Orson Welles in Fade to Black. He co-starred with Hugh Jackman in X-Men Origins: Wolverine.
Huston currently has five films in the works, Boogie Woogie and The Laundry Warrior to be released in late 2009, as well as Edge of Darkness slated for release in 2010 and a 2010 upcoming fantasy of Clash of the Titans playing Poseidon god of the sea.
In October 2008, Huston's estranged wife Katie Jane Evans, who had filed for divorce in 2007, committed suicide by jumping off the