Danny Sherman was born in Los Angeles and raised in the Netherlands. After graduating from Dutch high school, Mr. Sherman studied drama at Carnegie Mellon University’s conservatory in Pittsburgh, graduating with a BFA in Acting. He then went to New York and pursued his passion for acting until he decided to switch to the business side of entertainment.
Mr. Sherman returned to Los Angeles and worked at several talent agencies and management companies before joining Thruline Entertainment in 2012. He currently represents writers, directors and producers for both film and television. As a producer, Mr. Sherman has several feature-film projects in development, including NUT JOBS at Disney, SOBER BUDDIES (with Jim Carrey attached to star) at Universal and several TV shows set up at studios such as ITV, Sony TV and MRC.
Mr. Sherman has packaged films and television around the world and has carved out a niche in selling foreign remake rights to Hollywood and the UK. In addition to managing the careers of several high-profile writers working inside the Hollywood studio system, Mr. Sherman has built extensive relationships around the world with producers and financiers, and represents a number of European and Australian writers, producers and directors.