Dan Olivo is an actor and singer. As an actor, Dan began his career performing
in various plays with his parents Rocco and Maria Olivo who in 1972 founded
The Italian Theater of Arts in Los Angeles. Since then, Dan has worked as an actor in
film, television, theater and radio and as a singer and bandleader at various venues
all over Southern California.
Dan studied acting with one of the most prestigious acting teachers
Milton Katsales at the Beverly Hills Playhouse.
Dan's credits include staring as Joe Gusto in the award winning comedy
"The Deposition of Lou Bagetta", Jimmy in the popular web series "Vampire Mob"
and Nick on FOX's Malcolm in The Middle. Dan has most recently played the role of
Leno LaBianca in Mary Harron's ("American Psycho") latest film "Charlie Says".
Dan also worked opposite Christina Hendrix on NBC's "Good Girls",
Zoey Deschanel on FOX’s “New Girl” and with “Breaking Bad’s RJ Mitte in the
independent feature “Who’s Driving Doug”?
As a singer, Dan specializes in The Great American Songbook. Dan and his jazz band
perform at various events and venues all over Southern California, including
The Bar Nineteen12 of The Beverly Hills Hotel, The Ritz Carlton at Corona Del Mar,
The Riviera Hotel and Frank Sinatra House in Palm Springs, and
Now Boarding Cocktail Lounge in West Hollywood.
Dan radio appearances include The Fabulous 570 KLAC and
The Lounge on 690 AM with radio personalities Brad "Martini" Chambers and Gary Owens.
Dan recently performed at the popular Eagle Rock Music Festival, as well as
The Mistletoe and Martini Christmas Concert at The Universal Amphitheater sponsored
by the radio station where Frank Sinatra Jr., Natalie Cole, Steve Tyrell,
Bobby Caldwell and Big Bad Voodoo Daddy also performed.