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Daniel Evans

Last updated 09 January 2020

Daniel Evans
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Daniel Gwyn Evans

Born: Tuesday 31st July 1973 (age: 48)


Daniel Evans is a Welsh actor and director.

He starred as Daniel Llewellyn in the 2005 Christmas special of Doctor Who, which introduced David Tennant as the 10th Doctor.

Evans trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama from 1991�1994. He appeared in the controversial play Cardiff East at the Royal National Theatre in 1997 and as the title role in Peter Pan.

On television, he has worked extensively with the BBC, especially in period dramas, including Great Expectations with Ioan Gruffudd, Daniel Deronda with Hugh Dancy, and The Virgin Queen with Anne-Marie Duff.