Daniel Sharman was born in London. He began working as an actor at The Royal Shakespeare Company before going on to train for three years at The London Academy of Dramatic Art in 2007. After which he performed in many theatrical productions in London and Europe. He lives in Los Angeles and London.
He is best known for his role as Ares in the 2011 fantasy film Immortals and as Isaac Lahey in the MTV supernatural drama series Teen Wolf. He currently plays Kol Mikaelson in the body of Kaleb on the CW show, The Originals.
Born and raised in San Mateo , California, he graduated from Santa Clara University with a BA in Theatre Arts and was quickly headed to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of a career in Film and Television. He didn’t have to wait long. A recurring role on “BEVERLY HILLS 90210” brought Michael the recognition he sought and he followed that with a starring role on the CBS Series “PENSACOLA: WINGS OF GOLD” opposite James Brolin for two seasons.
After that, he landed notable recurring roles on shows such as “ARLI$$”, “ONE TREE HILL”, “CASTLE”, “HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER” and “REVENGE” and the animated series “YOUNG JUSTICE” as ‘Adam Strange’.
Some of his most memorable guest appearances include “THE BIG BANG THEORY”, “LAW & ORDER: SVU”, “CRIMINAL MINDS”, “V”, “PSYCH” and most recently as ‘Abby’s’ ex-husband on “SCANDAL”.
But he is perhaps best known for his portrayal of ‘Samuel T. Anders’ on the critically acclaimed Sci-Fi series “BATTLESTAR GALACTICA” and for ‘Justin Patrick’ on the USA Network series “FAIRLY LEGAL”.
He also appeared opposite Jessica Biel and Nicholas Cage in the film “NEXT” and headlined the “BATTLESTAR GALACTICA” prequel movie “The Plan”. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, actress Sandra Hess and their 2 dogs and 2 cats.View IMDB