Lucy DeVito

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Lucy DeVito
Lucy Chet DeVito

(1983-03-11) March 11, 1983 (age 36)
Las Vegas, U.S.
Years active2005–present
Known forLeaves of Grass and Deadbeat

Lucy Chet DeVito (born March 11, 1983)[1] is an American actress. She is the daughter of actors Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman.

Early life[edit]

DeVito was born in Las Vegas,[2] the daughter of actors Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman.[3] She also has two younger siblings, a sister, Grace Fan DeVito (born March 1985) and a brother, Jacob Daniel DeVito (born October 1987).

She graduated from Brown University[4] in 2005 with a degree in theater.


In 2008, DeVito starred as Anne Frank in a production of Anne Frank at the Intiman Theatre in Seattle, Washington.[4]

Her first major movie role was the 2009 film Leaves of Grass;[5] later that year DeVito starred alongside her mother in the off-Broadway play Love, Loss, and What I Wore, adapted by Nora and Delia Ephron, at the Westside Theatre.[6]

She portrayed the daughter of Danny DeVito's character in the 2016 film The Comedian.[7]

In 2017, she acted in the play Hot Mess, a romantic comedy, portraying the role of "Elanor".[8]





  1. ^ California Birth Index, 1905–1995 (Provo, UT: Operations, Inc.), 2005.
  2. ^ Hoffman, Barbara (11 November 2017). "Lucy DeVito's favorite spot to grab Negroni with her dad". New York Post. Retrieved 20 September 2019.
  3. ^ "Lucy DeVito Is Danny DeVito's Daughter". Right Cinema. 17 September 2010. Archived from the original on 5 July 2014. Retrieved 20 September 2019.
  4. ^ a b Misha, Berson (25 March 2008). "Lucy DeVito portrays Anne Frank". Seattle Times. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 20 September 2019.
  5. ^ "Movie review: 'Leaves of Grass'". Los Angeles Times. 24 September 2010. Retrieved 20 September 2019.
  6. ^ Itzkoff, Dave (17 November 2009). "Rhea Perlman and Lucy DeVito in 'Love, Loss, and What I Wore'". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 20 September 2019.
  7. ^ Scheps, Leigh (7 December 2017). "Why Lucy DeVito Doesn't Reveal Her Last Name on First Dates". Entertainment Tonight. Retrieved 20 September 2019.
  8. ^ Brunner, Jeryl (30 November 2017). "Are the Stars of the New Play Hot Mess a Hot Mess? We Asked!". Parade. Retrieved 18 November 2019.

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