Actor | Producer | Entrepreneur | Humanitarian
Dale Godboldo is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and 30-year veteran of entertainment both in front of and behind the camera.
In front of the camera, Dale played Dream Team attorney Carl E. Douglas on Ryan Murphy's FX TV series, "The People V. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story," which won the Emmy, Golden Globe, NAACP Image, Critics Choice, and BAFTA awards for Best Limited Series. Dale began on the 90’s Mickey Mouse Club alongside Ryan Gosling, Justin Timberlake, Keri Russell, Britney Spears, and Christina Aguilera. He continued his career starring in over 130 episodes of television and a dozen films including NCIS, Netflix’s Unbelievable, Marvel/FOX's The Gifted, Colony, Bones, The Sum of All Fears, the Brad Pitt produced Year of the Dog, Lakeview Terrace, Fame, and Marvel's Thor. Learn more about Dale's career here.
Behind the camera, Dale has structured the distribution and financing for numerous entertainment related projects with both major studios and independent production companies. Dale is currently Producing "Shut Out" - a documentary on the Negro Baseball Leagues narrated by Oscar-winner Louis Gossett, Jr., and will Executive Produce the film "Flyy Girl" with Jeff Clanagan’s Codeblack. Additional projects include producing SUPERSTITION branded franchises by the creator of "Final Destination." "SUPERSTITION: THE FINAL WISH" is currently available on Showtime. Learn more about Dale's projects here.
Dale's non-profit initiatives include #MMC30 - promoting diversity & inclusion as exemplified by The 'All New' Mickey Mouse Club, and co-founding the Project:NOW education initiative with help from Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush. Dale was also instrumental in launching the Unite4:Humanity Awards which helped contribute over $50 million dollars to outstanding non-profits around the world through the unite4:good foundation. The inaugural event was sponsored by Gillette and Variety Magazine, and featured Martin Scorsese, Alicia Keys, Robert DeNiro, Eva Longoria, Forest Whitaker, President Bill Clinton, and Selena Gomez, among others.
Dale is also a strong proponent of socially conscious business and sustainable development efforts. Since 2011, he has been on the Advisory Council of the Arts, Hearts & Philanthropy initiative pushed forward by a coalition of artists, academics and socially conscious entrepreneurs working to move humanity forward by bridging ideas, organizations and influential individuals who are passionate about making a better future for our children. The Advisory Council's work has supported thousands of entrepreneurs and hundreds of charities by sponsoring events with Richard Branson, Dalai Lama, Diddy, James Cameron, Charlize Theron, Stephen Hawking, Matthew McConaughey, Ashton Kutcher, Tai Lopez, Jack Canfield, John Travolta, Halle Berry, Anthony Mackie, Quincy Jones, John Paul DeJoria, Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, and hundreds of world-class speakers. Awareness campaigns and fundraising efforts have supported dozens of organizations including THORN, Feed A Billion, Just Keep Livin, Quincy Jones Foundation, Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project, My Life My Power, onePULSE Foundation, United Intentions Foundation, and The Jenesse Project, among others. Find out more about Dale's work here.
Dale grew up in Plano, TX and was a member of Jack and Jill of America. He later became a founding member in Chelsea Clinton's CGI LEAD program dedicated to mentoring the next generation of leaders. Dale was honored by the Los Angeles Urban League Young Professionals for his service to community and currently works closely with the World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship.