His last name is pronounced Fran-SAY-See.
Daniel is good friends with his Mean Girls co-star, Lizzy Caplan.
Daniel's father, Ralph was a lounge singer.
Daniel landed his first commercial at the age of 11.
Daniel is to to appear in: Kill Theory, Foodfight!, The Missing Person, and H2O Extreme in the year 2008.
His grandmother's name is Josephine.
Daniel's grandmother, Josephine "Nana" DiCarlo, appears in Hometown Legend, Bully, Stateside and is mentioned in Bar Starz and Mean Girls.
Daniel shares his birthday with many celebrities such as: Rosario Dawson, Candice Bergen and Billy Joel.
His mother once worked as a cafeteria lady.
Daniel loves reality TV shows.
He sees himself with children someday.
Daniel is Christian.
Daniel considers his role model to be his mom, Denise.
He was discovered at a local Ft. Lauderdale club and received a role which became his first big breakthrough.
He moved to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida when he was 9 years old.
Daniel enjoys the movie The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
Daniel grew up with his parents Ralph and Denise along with his two younger siblings.
Besides acting, Daniel is an award-winning amateur Boxing champion.
He is Italian.
Daniel earned a Carbonell nomination for his supporting performance in a musical, A Tree Grows In Brooklyn.
His sister is a firefighter.
Daniel appeared in commercials at the start of age 11.
His favorite musicians are Eminem and 50 Cent.
He idolizes Phillip Seymore Hoffman, Gary Sinise and Joe Manti.
He attended Piper High School.
He is 6'3" tall.
He has two younger siblings, a brother Christopher and a sister Diana.
His favorite movie is Serial Mom.
(On his Mean Girls co-stars)
Daniel: I had alot of fun with Tina (Fey) and with Amy Poeler as well. We made each other laugh a lot and they are great people.
(On portraying a hollywood legend)
Daniel: I would love to play Jackie Gleason one day. He had a huge part in making me want to be an actor. The way he made my dad laugh. I was like, "I want to do that!."
Daniel: Oh man, I hate auditioning! I am the kind of actor that loves to research and get into the role as closely as possible. I just don't think auditions give you that right amount of time. I do pray before every audition. I find that to help.
Daniel: You either like me or you don't. It took me twenty-something years to learn how to love myself, I don't have that kinda time to convince somebody else.
Daniel: When it comes to celebrity, anyone who would make me star struck is already dead.