Daniel trained at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. His previous work with National Theatre of Scotland includes James I, James II, James III and Truant. Other theatre credits include Small Worlds Dir Ron Bain (Oran Mor), Lost & His God (Citizens Theatre), Macbeth (INtheatre), Blackout (Thick Skin UK Tour/Thick Skin Edinburgh Festivals). TV credits include Pumped (BBC), Bruadar a Bhais (BBC Alba), Rocket Surgery (BBC Scotland) and River City (BBC Scotland). Film credits include Anna and the Apocalypse (Blazing Griffon), Blackout (Oscar Films), Pulse (City Films) and The Goodsouls (Jumpcut Productions/Sigma Films).