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Daniel Kash Height, Weight, Age, Spouse, Family, Biography

Daniel Kash Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10½ in
Weight 80 kg
Date of Birth April 25, 1959
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Eye Color Blue

Daniel Kash is a Canadian actor, voice artist, and film director who has been cast in a variety of projects which include the likes of Aliens, The Last Days of PattonXXX: Return of Xander Cage, The Tuxedo, True Confections, Nightbreed, Hurt Penguins, Farther West, Gross MisconductThe Michelle Apartments, Virus, WoundedErnest in the Army, The Sleep RoomBone Daddy, American Whiskey BarGoosebumpsThe Shipping News, Mr. Rock ‘n’ Roll: The Alan Freed Story, Going Back, Hidden Agenda, External AffairsOne Way, Exit Wounds, Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows, Interstate 60, PilgrimDon’t Say a Word, The Gospel of JohnCold Creek Manor, The Good ShepherdDiary of the Dead, Direct Action, Cinderella ManThe Hunt for the BTK Killer, Lucky Number SlevinThe Path to 9/11, Fugitive PiecesRepo Men, Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer, Camp Rock 2: The Final JamMagic Flute DiariesRoboCop, Citizen GangsterPuck Hogs, Casino JackA Dark Truth, MamaBad Blood, SoloOrdinary Days, On the RoadCorner Gas: The Movie, Breakout, Manhattan Undying, Born to Be BlueJoseph & Mary, The Kindness of Strangers, Crown Heights, The Man from TorontoTiny Pretty Things, and Easy Land.

Born Name

Daniel Joshua Kash

Nick Name


Daniel Kash as seen at the Big Apple Convention in Manhattan, New York City in 2009
Daniel Kash as seen at the Big Apple Convention in Manhattan, New York City in 2009 (Nightscream / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Montreal, Quebec, Canada


He divides his time between –

  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Los Angeles, California, United States





Daniel Kash attended the Drama Centre in London, United Kingdom, and studied acting.


Actor, Voice Artist, Film Director


  • Father – Eugene Kash (Violinist, Conductor)
  • Mother – Maureen Forrester (July 25, 1930 – June 16, 2010) (Actor, Singer, Operatic Contralto)
  • Siblings – Linda Kash (Younger Sister) (Actor, Voice Artist)
  • Others – Thomas Forrester (Maternal Grandfather) (Scottish Cabinetmaker), May Arnold (Maternal Grandmother), Marcia Kash (Cousin) (Playwright)




5 ft 10½ in or 179 cm


80 kg or 176.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Daniel Kash has dated –

  1. Hayley Tyson (1988-Present) – He tied the knot with actor and producer Hayley Tyson in the year 1988 and the duo has 2 sons named Kenzie Kash and Tyson Kash.

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Thick eyebrows


His father’s family was Jewish and his mother converted to Judaism so he was raised in a Jewish household.

Daniel Kash Facts

  1. In 1986, he made his first theatrical film appearance as Private Spunkmeyer in the science fiction action film Aliens.
  2. Daniel Kash portrayed the character of Arthur Freed (an American lyricist and Hollywood film producer) in the 2001 American 2-part, 4-hour biographical television miniseries Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows. It stars Judy Davis, Tammy Blanchard, Victor Garber, and Hugh Laurie.
  3. In 2003, he appeared as Simon Peter (one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ and one of the first leaders of the early Christian Church) in the epic film The Gospel of John.
  4. He brought to life the character of John Lake in the 2014 superhero film RoboCop, a remake of the 1987 film of the same name and the 4th installment of the RoboCop franchise overall.
  5. Daniel Kash was cast as Russian Spymaster in the 2017 action thriller film XXX: Return of Xander Cage (released as XXX: Reactivated in some countries), the 3rd installment in the XXX film series and a sequel to both XXX (2002) and XXX: State of the Union (2005).
  6. In 2020, he played the recurring role of Sgt. Dan Lavery (Isabel’s boss at Chicago Police Department) in the Netflix drama series Tiny Pretty Things.
  7. Daniel Kash was seen as Detective Elkins in the 2022 action comedy film The Man from Toronto, starring Kevin Hart, Woody Harrelson, Kaley Cuoco, Jasmine Mathews, Lela Loren, Pierson Fodé, Jencarlos Canela, and Ellen Barkin.
  8. He has done voiceover work for video games like Splinter Cell: BlacklistAssassin’s Creed: Syndicate – Jack the RipperWatch DogsThief, Far Cry 2The Black Mirror, and Project Earth: Starmageddon.

Featured Image by Nightscream / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0

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