- Started his career with performances in off-Broadway plays such as Lost and Found, True West and Frankie and Annie.
- Gained notoriety as the narrator of seminal dramedy The Wonder Years, and made his TV directorial debut with the 1989 episode "Pottery Will Get You Nowhere."
- Made his feature directorial debut in 1993 with the hit family film Rookie of the Year.
- Provided the voice of Dilbert in the UPN animated series of the same name.
- Was the producer, creator and star of 2001's CBS sitcom Danny, which was canceled after only two episodes.
- Henry Stern — Son
- David M. Stern — Brother
- Laure Stern — Wife
- Ella — Daughter
- Sophie — Daughter
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- Birth Name: Daniel J. Stern
- Birth Place: Bethesda, MD
- Birthday: August 28, 1957, Virgo
- Profession: Actor, Director, Producer