Danny Pintauro first appeared on the television soap opera As the World Turns as the original Paul Ryan.
After this, he played Tad in the film Cujo.
He first came to prominence on the television series Who’s the Boss?. After the series ended, Pintauro went on to act in stage productions like The Velocity of Gary and Mommie Queerest and then retired from acting.
He appeared as a contestant on a special TV child stars episode of The Weakest Link in 2001 where he got voted off in round 4.