Actor Spotlight: Catching Up with the Fresh Faced High Spirited, Daniel Bintsanya

From Nina Simone to Donny Hathaway, a number of artists have delivered their rendition of these prolific words: "Young, gifted and black. Oh what a lovely precious dream, to be young, gifted and black. Open your heart to what I mean. In the whole world you know, there's a million boys and girls who are young, gifted and black, and that's a fact." In a society where many are called, yet so few get the opportunity, it is such a pleasure to be able spotlight a young black actor who is making his making his mark in the entertainment field.

Introducing animated young actor, Daniel Bintsanya! Curious and imaginative, the fun loving nine year old boy has always had the natural ability to make people laugh. “Home Alone” has been a Christmas tradition and it’s been said that sometimes Daniel is a lot like the rambunctious Kevin McAllister from the film! 

Recently, Daniel was cast in the HBO Michael Che (from SNL) Sketch project and is awaiting call backs from several big auditions. 

We're sure his next big opportunity is only a call away. And he's using the free time to hone his skills. The versatile Daniel has been keeping himself busy with acting, vocal, dance and piano lessons with some of the best coaches around. Other activities include basketball, virtual arts and karate.

He is managed by T. Theresa Bastien. She can be reached at