Danielle Colby of ‘American Pickers’

Celebrity Q&A,People
October 23, 2011

Treasure hunters' assistant Danielle Colby moonlights as burlesque dancer.


Tell us about Danielle, the assistant on History Channel’s American Pickers. Where is their showroom?
—Steve Simon, Topeka, Kansas

While Pickers Frank Fritz and Mike Wolfe sniff out antiques across the U.S., Danielle Colby, 35, holds down the fort at Wolfe’s store, Antique Archaeology, in Le Claire, Iowa, which is open to the public. The mother of two loves to sew and sells her eclectic designs through her clothing boutique, 4 Miles 2 Memphis. The former roller derby athlete moonlights as a burlesque dancer under the name of Dannie Diesel as she leads a troupe, Burlesque Le’Moustache, in performances in Iowa and Illinois.

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