Daniel Tosh is a well-known actor, comedian, television host, executive producer and writer who hails from the country of the United States of America. Daniel Tosh is popular for his controversially offensive and deliberate black comedy. At present Daniel Tosh is the host of the famous TV show called Tosh.0. The show airs on Comedy Central, while Daniel Tosh is also seen as the lead in several specials and tours of stand-up comedy.

Personal Life

Daniel Tosh was born on the 29th of May in the year 1975 in Boppard, Rheinland-Palatinate, situated in what was then known as West Germany. Daniel Tosh was raised in Titusville in the state of Florida. He was born to a Presbyterian minister. Post completing his graduation in the year 1993, from the Astronaut High School, Daniel Tosh went on to attend the University of Central Florida. It was from there that he graduated with a marketing degree in the month of December in 1996.Daniel Tosh has two sisters and one brother, he has also gone on record to state that he suffers from social anxiety and that he generally dislikes public speaking.

Daniel Tosh is seen as a philanthropist as well, he has participated in a show for the disaster relief of Alabama and Tosh was seen in a participating for Greg Giraldo’s family post his demise. Tosh also hosts the annual stand-up show named "Tosh Saves The World" it has featured popular comedians like Chelsea Peretti, Bo Burnham, Kumail Nanjiani, Hannibal Buress and with the funds raised being donated to various charitable organisations.


Daniel Tosh’s first official job was that of a telemarketer located at the Central Florida Research Park. Later, Daniel Tosh did shift to Los Angeles, however he credits his choice of working in the field of comedy to his Floridian upbringing.

Daniel Tosh began his journey in the field of stand-up comedy shortly after graduating, by appearing in Just For Laughs in the city of Montreal. Later his breakthrough performance was his stint on the Late Show with David Letterman. Post this opportunity, Daniel Tosh was seen in a string of late night comedy/talk shows. Currently, Daniel Tosh is seen hosting his own show called Tosh.0, which is aired on comedy central and was launched on the 5th of June in the year 2009.

Last Modified: Feb 7, 2020

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