|Date of Birth||January 17, 1965|
|Origin||Norwalk, Connecticut, USA|
Daniel John "D.J." Caruso, Jr. (born January 17, 1965) was a director of The Shield.
Caruso was born in Norwalk, Connecticut. He moved to the west to play tennis and study Television Production at Pepperdine University. He did an internship at Disney Studios and met director John Badham. Badham mentored him into a second-unit director after losing his. Caruso later met Scott Rosenberg who wrote a short film for him titled Cyclops, Baby.
Caruso married Holly Kuespert in July 6, 1991. They have four children together.
- Caruso provided DVD audio commentary for the following episodes: