Danny Mac has been a professional actor since the age of 10. Following a number of roles in his childhood and teenage years, Danny starred in the multi-award winning West End production of ‘Wicked’, for four years performing in the ensemble and as the understudy for Boq, one of the lead male characters.
Danny left London for Liverpool in 2011 after being offered a role in Hollyoaks where he played the part of Mark ‘Dodger’ Savage.
Danny’s character became hugely popular, gaining Danny a huge fan base with the public.
Over his four years on the show, Danny was nominated at the National Television Awards for Best Newcomer, Most Popular Newcomer, and Best Serial Drama Performance.
He was also voted three times as Soap’s Sexiest Man at the Inside Soap Awards, and twice Sexiest Male at the British Soap Awards.
In 2011 Danny performed CeeLo Green’s ‘Forget You’ alongside his Hollyoaks co-starsStephanie Davis , Andrew Moss and Abi Phillips as part of the BBC Children in Need television broadcast.
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