Dan Cortese


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  • Birth Name: Daniel Cortese
  • Birth Place: Sewickley, PA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/14/1967, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor
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VIDEO: Melrose Place: Asses to Ashes

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Aired: 5/24/1999

At the scene of the car accident, Ryan has successfully rescued Terry and Sarah from the flaming automobile, as Megan and Kyle race up. watch

VIDEO: Melrose Place: Dead Men Don't Shut Up

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Aired: 5/17/1999

At Lexi's apartment, Michael has responded to her frantic call for help, and pronounces Tony Marlin is dead from an apparent heart seizure. watch

VIDEO: Melrose Place: Lexi Gets Stiffed

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Aired: 5/10/1999

At the park basketball court, Ryan, Sarah. Megan and Terry are in a competitive game. Megan gets a jab to the face by Terry, perhaps purposely, causing Megan to lose interest in the game. watch


A Weekend In The Country
The Triangle
Triangle: Multiples

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Everybody Wants to Be Italian
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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2013 Guinness World Records Unleashed TV Show Series, Host
2010 Money Hungry TV Show Series, Host
2009 Crash Course TV Show Series, Host
2009 Surviving Suburbia TV Show Series, Actor - Onno
2009 The Superstars TV Show Series, Reality Cast Member

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Castle Takes a Playful Stab at the Late-Night Wars

Castle playfully asks the question: What would have happened if the recent late-night wars resulted in murder?

Castle renewed for third season

When Rick Castle (Nathan Fillion) appears to promote his latest novel on a talk show hosted by Bobby Mann (guest star Tom Bergeron), Mann tells Castle that somebody wants him put him off the air permanently... read more

Linda Dano alert! The soap vet...

Linda Dano alert! The soap vet guest-stars on WB's What I Like About You on Feb. 17. She'll play Dan Cortese's mother, which also makes her Jennie Garth's new monster-in-law. "On Desperate Housewives, I play a mother [who] is thrilled that her son even likes women. On this [show], I play a mother who would prefer that her son's new wife would disappear," Dano cracks. "For me, this experience was even richer because Dan also directed the episode."

FYI, Dano will pinch-hit for Lisa Rinna from Feb. 13 to Feb. 15 on SoapNet's Soap Talk, which uses guest cohosts when Rinna's busy hoofing on Dancing with the Stars. read more


Aww, there maybe be hope for Brandon and Kelly yet. Jason Priestley and Jennie Garth, who last shared the screen together in Beverly Hills, 90210's May 2000 series finale, are reuniting on Garth's WB sitcom, What I Like About You, in episodes airing Oct. 14 and Oct. 28. Priestley will play a love interest for his sometime leading lady, thus becoming the rival of Dan Cortese (Melrose Place), whose firefighter character weds Garth's Val during a drunken Atlantic City escapade. Both Luke Perry and Ian Ziering have previously guested on WILAY, meaning the guy who played Nat is like, so sitting by the phone. read more

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