Denny Shields is an American businessman. He is the person who suggested Terry Benedict as a possible target for a job to Danny Ocean.

He is first seen at a high rollers table gambling with and giving personal advice to Saul Bloom under the guise of Lyman Zerga. He visits the acclaimed thief LeMarc, who is simultaneously accompanied by his mentee Francois Toulour, on LeMarc's yacht in Portugal.

Denny Shields is played by the late Jerry Weintraub, who produced the Ocean's Trilogy.