- His father was principal of his high school.
- Played football at UNC before injuring his back sophomore year.
- Known as "Dan-Dan: the Whopper Man" during his days as a Burger King pitchman in the 1990s.
- Worked as a production assistant at MTV before landing the role of host on MTV Sports.
- His first feature film role was a Taco Bell entertainer in Demolition Man, despite having filmed more than 90 Burger King commercials.
- Roman Cortese — Son
- India Isabella Cortese — Daughter
- Vince Cortese — Father
- Mary Lou Cortese — Mother
- Dee Dee Hemby — Wife (separated)
- University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC (BA in Broadcasting, 1990)
- Birth Name: Daniel Cortese
- Birth Place: Sewickley, PA
- Profession: Actor
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