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Dan Levy: The Schitt’s Creek Actor Is A Proud Gay | Is He Dating Someone?

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As Schitt’s Creek aired its finale, many fans were forced to say “goodbye” to amazing cast members, including Dan Levy. Levy starred as David Rose in the CBC sitcom, which he also co-created with his father. In a single year, he became the first person to win a Primetime Emmy Award in all four major disciplines – producing, writing, directing, and acting -.

Here is everything you need to know about actor Dan Levy.

Came Out as Gay at Age 18

The actor has been very open with his sexuality. He had previously avoided putting a label on his sexual orientation publicly. During an interview in 2015, the actor shared that he was in the queer community. Five years later, he revealed that he had been out since he was 18.

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Dan Levy is currently single. Photo credit: Instagram/instadanjlevy

Levy has seemingly remained single over the years. He has done a great job of keeping his private life secret. No evidence is available online about his past affairs as well.

Back in 2015, Levy told Out Magazine:

“I’m single right now…I hope that I can find someone when it’s all done or when things are a little bit more smooth.”

In February 2021, the Schitt’s Creek actor revealed to Vanity Fair that he would “go on a lot of dates” in London before the pandemic. He also said that he hasn’t eat found his man yet.

Dan Levy Started as host on MTV

Dan started his career as a co-host on MTV Live. He later gained popularity as a co-host for The After Show. He then wrote, produced, and starred in his own Christmas Special for MTV, “Daniel Levy’s Holi-Do’s & Don’ts”, and also co-hosted the MTV Movie Awards Red Carpet, the C-Factor pre-show, and national coverage of the Vancouver Olympic Games for CTV.

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Dan Levy played David Rose in the hit CBC sitcom “Schitt’s Creek.” Photo credit: Instagram/instadanjlevy

His co-host role soon turned into acting, and he made an appearance in movies like Cyberstalker in 2012, Admission in 2013, and Stage Fright in 2014. However, his biggest success came after he worked in Schitt’s Creek in 2015. Not only did he starred as David Rose, but the actor also worked as a co-creator, writer, director, and producer along with his father. He played the role for five years until the show’s finale in 2020.

Furthermore, Levy hosted The Great Canadian Baking Show and made a guest appearance in Modern family. He also appeared in Dismantled and Coastal Elites. Thanks to his impressive career, Levy is currently worth $14 million.

Born to a Legend

Daniel Joseph Levy was born in 1983 in Toronto, Ontario. He celebrates his birthday on 9 August, which makes his age 38. He was born to Deborah Divine and Eugene Levy. His father is a well-known personality in the entertainment industry and is famous as an actor, writer, and producer. His notable works include Bringing Down The House, Cheaper By the Dozen 2, and Father of The Bride Part II.

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Dan Levy is the only son of Deborah Divine and Eugene Levy. Photo credit: Instagram/instadanjlevy

Levy has a younger sister, Sarah Levy, also an actress. He attended North Toronto Collegiate Institute and later studied film production at York University and Ryerson University.

The 5’11” Levy belongs to mixed ethnicity. He is Jewish from his father’s side and Protestant from his mother’s side.

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