Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthMay 25, 1973
FactSplit from his Dogg Pound partner in 2002, after Kurupt signed back with Deathrow, they have not spoken since.

Daz Dillinger is an American rapper, record producer, and actor. He is a founding member of the rap group Tha Dogg Pound, and has produced songs for 2Pac, Snoop Dogg, and Tha Dogg Pound. He has also appeared in films such as “Training Day” and “Gang Related”.

Dillinger was born in Long Beach, California, on May 25, 1973. His parents were both musicians, and his older brother, Kurupt, is also a rapper. Dillinger was raised in Compton, and began rapping and making beats when he was a teenager. He was signed to Death Row Records in 1992, and produced several tracks on 2Pac’s album “All Eyez on Me”. He also produced Snoop Dogg’s debut album “Doggystyle”, and the Tha Dogg Pound album “Dogg Food”.

In the mid-1990s, Dillinger left Death Row Records and founded his own label, D.P.G. Recordz. He has released several solo albums, and has also produced tracks for other artists such as Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, and The Game. Dillinger’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million. He has been married twice, and has three children.

General Info

Full NameDaz Dillinger
Date Of BirthMay 25, 1973
ProfessionRecord producer, Film producer, Rapper, Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Las Vegas, NV, USA, They Don't Give a Fuck About Us, So Much Pain, Ball It Up


ParentsCharles J. Arnaud, Dr. Allean Varnado Lang, Las Vegas, NV, USA, They Don't Give a Fuck About Us, So Much Pain, Ball It Up


MoviesDeath Row Uncut, DPG Eulogy, Welcome 2 Tha Chuuch, Dogg Pound Chronicle: The Cleveland Edition, Wildest Craziest Parties & Events, G.P.: Studi-Ho's, Las Vegas, NV, USA

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1Announced signing with Jermaine Dupri's So So Def label to release an album [July 2003]
2He is a member of the East Side Rollin' 60 Crips, a large street gang in the Long Beach area.
3Often wears blue outfit to flash his ties with the Rollin' 60 Crips.
4Has appeared on tracks with the most respected rappers from the West Coast : Tupac Shakur, MC Eiht & The Comptons Most Wanted, South Central Cartel, C-BO, Snoop Dogg, The D.O.C., Kokane, Tray Deee, Bad Azz, B-Legit, Too Short, Jay Monee, Nate Dogg, W.C., Spice 1, Mack 10, Soopafly and Butch Cassidy among others.
5Is Snoop Dogg's cousin
6Has released a total of 11 CDs: 2 on Deathrow and 9 on his DPG Records label.
7Split from his Dogg Pound partner in 2002, after Kurupt signed back with Deathrow, they have not spoken since.
8Released R.A.W independently after leaving Deathrow Records
9Produced songs for every major Deathrow Records release from 1992 to 1999 from The Chronic to Chronic 2000
10Member of the rap group Tha Dogg Pound.



Straight Outta Compton2015writer: "What Would U Do" - as Delmar Arnaud
Entourage2015writer: "What Would U Do?" - as Delmar Arnaud
One Hit Wonderland2014TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Grand Theft Auto V2013Video Game performer: "Gin and Juice" - as Daz / writer: "Ambitionz Az a Ridah" - as Delmar Drew Arnaud / writer: "What Would U Do" - as Delmar Arnaud
Tosh.02012TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Filthy Frank Show2011TV Series short writer - 1 episode
Entourage2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Vice2008writer: "Scrape Thru Tha Hood"
Tupac: Resurrection2003Documentary writer: "2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted"
Friday After Next2002writer: "Santa Claus Goes Straight to the Ghetto" - as Delmar Arnaud
Bully2001performer: "We About to Get Fucc Up", "Coastin", "Work Dat Pussy" - as Dillinger / producer: "We About to Get Fucc Up" / producer: "Work Dat Pussy" - as Daz Dillenger / writer: "We About to Get Fucc Up", "Coastin", "Work Dat Pussy" - as D. Arnaud
Trojan War1997writer: "Boom Boom Boom" - as Dillinger
Ulee's Gold1997writer: "Boom Boom Boom" - as Dillinger
Saturday Night Live1997TV Series performer - 1 episode
Bulletproof1996writer: "I Remember That Night" - as Dillinger
Phat Beach1996writer: "Buck Your Head" - as Dillinger
The Sunchaser1996writer: "Doggy Dogg World" - as D. Arnaud
Sunset Park1996producer: "Just Doggin'" - as Dat Nigga Daz / writer: "Just Doggin'" - as Dat Nigga Daz
The Substitute1996writer: "Boom Boom Boom" - as Dillinger
Money Train1995writer: "I Remember That Night" - as Dillinger
Bad Boys1995writer: "Boom Boom Boom" - as Dillinger
Murder Was the Case: The Movie1995Video short writer: "Murder Was the Case", "Doggy Dogg World" - as Delmar Arnaud
Natural Born Killers1994writer: "The Day the Niggaz Took Over" - as Daz
Above the Rim1994performer: "Dogg Pound 4 Life", "Big Pimpin'" - as Dat Nigga Daz / writer: "Mobbin' with Tha Dogg Pound", "Dogg Pound 4 Life", "Big Pimpin'", "Afro Puffs" - as Dat Nigga Daz
Poetic Justice1993writer: "Niggas Don't Give a Fuck" - as That Nigga Dazz
Police Story 3: Supercop1992writer: "I'LL DO IT" - as D. Arnaud


DPG 4 Life Aka Dogg Pound 4 Life2017executive producer pre-production
Make It Rain2008executive producer
DPG DVD Magazine Issue 1: Sept-Oct 20062006Video documentary executive producer
DPG Eulogy2006Video documentary executive producer / producer
Daz Dillinger Presents: Tha Row Killa Movie2003Video documentary executive producer
Gangsta Sh*t: The Movie2002Video producer
Eazy-E: The Life and Timez of Eric Wright2002Video documentary executive producer


Make It Rain2008Moon
Bigg Snoop Dogg Presents: The Adventures of Tha Blue Carpet Treatment2008Video voice
Gangsta Sh*t: The Movie2002Video
The Wash2001Weed-customer at The Wash #1 (uncredited)
3 the Hard Way1999Video
Murder Was the Case: The Movie1995Video shortSugafoot (segment "Doggy Dogg World") / Guy with Crip-Bandana on Bike (segment "Gin & Juice") (as Daz)


Gangsta Sh*t: The Movie2002Video

Music Department

Make It Rain2008music supervisor


G-FunkDocumentary filming
Unsung2016TV Series documentaryHimself
GGN: Snoop Dogg's Double G News Network2013TV SeriesHimself
Mics on Fire2010Documentary
Inside Death Row2008VideoHimself
4th Annual VH1 Hip-Hop Honors2007TV MovieHimself (as Daz)
Beef 42007Video documentaryHimself - Tha Dogg Pound
DPG DVD Magazine Issue 1: Sept-Oct 20062006Video documentaryHimself
Layzie Bone & Mo' Thugs Records Presents: 100% Pure Thug Tour2006VideoHimself
DPG Eulogy2006Video documentaryDaz
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2006TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
Tupac: Live at the House of Blues2005VideoHimself (uncredited)
Bigg Snoop Dogg's Puff Puff Pass Tour2004Video documentaryHimself
Daz Dillinger Presents: Tha Row Killa Movie2003Video documentaryHimself
Kurupt: G-TV2002VideoHimself
Street Life2001Video documentaryHimself
Behind the Music1999TV Series documentaryHimself
The 1999 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
Howard Stern1997TV SeriesHimself
The 1995 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1995TV SpecialHimself

Archive Footage

Video on Trial2006TV SeriesHimself

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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