Danny has been an Actor, Comedian and Improviser since 2004, having begun his career at the infamous Black Box Theatre (Dublin). He then studied voice & movement in Trinity College and drama for four years at the Liberties College.
Film, TV & Theatre credits include: Will – ‘Wild’ (Oasis Films), Barry – ‘Moone Boy’ (series 2, Sky 1), Talent MC – ‘ The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby’ (BBC 1), Dan Jones – ‘Baptism of Hire’, Billy the cameraman – ‘Sgt Mattie’ (series 2), various characters (hidden camera) on ‘Zig & Zag’s Super Bloopers’ (series 1 & 2), Security Man & Tommo Whelan (recurring characters) on ‘The Republic of Telly’ (series 3 – present), Elev8 (Fact Finders, weekly sketches), ‘Hubble’ (all RTE), ‘The Offside show’ (TV3), “Someone who’ll watch over me” (various venues & festivals) “West Side Story” (An Draiocht) and “A Little Night Music” (O Reilly Theatre) to name but a few.
As a comedian, Danny performs Improvised Comedy regularly with the Dublin Comedy Improv (The International Bar) and The Craic Pack (Bankers Bar & Comedy Club). He has performed all over the country and has been invited to perform at many major festivals both at home and abroad. Danny was a member of the first Irish Comedy Sportz team who were invited to the CSZ Tournament (Milwaukee, USA) in 2004. He reached the semi-finals of So You Think You’re Funny at the Edinburgh Festival (’05), and the semi-finals of The Best Newcomer Competition at the Bulmer’s International Comedy Festival (Dublin) in the same year. He is now a regular host at clubs across the country.
Danny is a co-founder of Ghost Train Willy Sketch Comedy Group, one of the most exciting acts to emerge in recent years.
In 2010, Danny was honoured to receive a scholarship to spend the summer studying improvisation and writing at the highly prestigious Second City and IO Theatres in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Danny is also a well established Voice Over Artist.