Danny de Munk

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Danny de Munk
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Born (1970-02-19) February 19, 1970 (age 44)
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Occupation Actor, singer
Spouse(s) Jenny Sluyter (1998 to date)
Children Daughter and son
Website
www.dannydemunk.nl

Dennis (Danny) de Munk (born 19 February 1970 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch actor, singer, musical actor and former child star.

De Munk started acting at the age of 13 as the leading role in the film Ciske de Rat (Ciske the Rat), directed by Guido Pieters, starring Herman van Veen as teacher and Willeke van Ammelrooy as mother. The coming of age trilogy (book) was written by Piet Bakker from 1941-46.

The title song of the film Ik voel me zo verdomd alleen was also sung by Danny de Munk and in 1984 scored a number one hit in the Dutch Top 40 and stayed there for 14 weeks (3 weeks number one).

Between 1986 and 1991 he had successfully continued acting and singing, but started 1991 a career as musical actor. In 1995 Danny de Munk covered Thomas Anders' (of Modern Talking fame) song How Deep Is Your Love[1] for the album Danny. In 1997 he played a homosexual in a soccer team in the film All Stars. He is still singing and has an own stage program.

Personal life[edit]

De Munk is married since 1998 and has a daughter and a son.

On 25 April 2008 Danny de Munk was made a knight of the Order of Orange-Nassau.

Discography[edit]

Danny de Munk in 1985

Albums[edit]

  • 1985: Danny de Munk
  • 1987: 'N Jaar Later
  • 1989: Geen Wereld Zonder Jou
  • 1995: Danny
  • 2007: Hart en Ziel
  • 2010: Dit is mijn leven

Singles[edit]

  • 1984: "Ik voel me zo verdomd alleen..."
  • 1984: "Mijn stad"
  • 1985: "Mijn meissie"
  • 1985: "Mengelmoes"
  • 1985: "Met Kerstmis hoor je blij te zijn"
  • 1986: "Ratsmodee"
  • 1987: "Amsterdam laat je niet kisten"
  • 1987: "Als jij maar bij me bent"
  • 1989: "Twee lege handen"
  • 1991: "Vrienden voor het leven"
  • 1992: "Onbeschrijfelijk mooi"
  • 2008: "Het levende bewijs"
  • 2008: "Laat ons niet alleen" (with Dave)
  • 2009: "Bloemetje"
  • 2010: "Dit is mijn leven"
  • 2010: "Kontje"
  • 2012: "We brullen voor oranje" (feat DJ Galaga)
  • 2013: "Tuig van de richel"
  • 2014: "De beuk erin oranje" (Danny de Munk vs. Tony Star)
  • 2014: "Ze wacht nog steeds op mij"
Featured in
  • 2013: "Zo verdomd alleen" (Lil' Kleine feat. Danny de Munk)
Collective
  • 1987: "S.O.S. Mozambique" (Dutch Artists Sing For Mozambique)
Film and television

Filmography[edit]

Musical[edit]

Selected musicals

References[edit]

  1. ^ See Discogs

External links[edit]