Since becoming a "Boy Meets World" (1993) regular, she's had her own website, magazine column, calendar, poster, and in-line skating video ("Grinders in Line", which she made with BMW co-star Rider Strong).
Originally cast as a guest star on the pilot of "Boy Meets World" (1993). The actress who was cast as 'Topanga' wasn't 'working out'. She and another girl were asked to read on the spot. Danielle won the role.
Auditioned for the role of 'Kim' in Flipper (1996), but, was turned down.
Serves as a special contributor to "The Tyra Banks Show" (2005).
Arrested December 20, 2007 in Newport Beach, California on a drunken driving warrant and released from jail shortly after her arrest.
Revealed in an interview with a LA radio station that a former boyfriend, who was an actor and whom she dated almost 10 years prior, physically abused her.