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Danny Verbiest (Vilvoorde, September 27, 1945) is a Flemish actor, televisionproducer, televisionhost, writer and puppeteer. He was the original Samson.
Verbiest played alongside Bassie and Adriaan in their films.
- Verbiest has played the role of Samson once in a non-Studio 100 show. He reprised his role as Samson in the series Thuis (translated: At home).
- Verbiest is a lookalike of the writer Salman Rushdie. Rushdie was hit by a fatwa. In the newspaper Rushdie and Verbiest were confused with each other.