Daniel Henney Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 23 Nov, 2018
Facts of Daniel Henney
Date of Birth: 1979 , November-28
Age: 39 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Daniel Henney
Birth Name Daniel Phillip Henney
Nick Name Jeom Deok-su
Father Phillip Henney
Mother Christine
Nationality American, South Korean
Birth Place/City Carson City, Michigan
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Asian
Profession Actor, model
Net Worth $5 million
Affair with Maggie Q
Married N/A
Education University of Illinois
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Daniel Henney is an American actor as well as model, best known his appearances in movies including, Seducing Mr. Perfect, My Father, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Shanghai Calling, The Last Stand, and Big Hero 6. Henney is also known for starring in the Korean dramas My Lovely Sam Soon & Spring Waltz and also American television series Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders.

Daniel Henney's net worth is $5 million at present. He won multiple awards for his performance in "My Father", becoming the first foreigner to win Best New Actor. Other credits include, "X-Men Origins: Wolverine", "Three Rivers", "Hawaii Five-O", "The Last Stand", "Revolution", and "NCIS: Los Angeles".

Early Life And Education Of Daniel Henney

Daniel Henney was born as Daniel Phillip Henney on 28th November 1979 in Carson City, Michigan, under the birth sign Sagittarius. He belongs to Asian ethnicity and holds an American nationality.

 
 
 
 
 
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Henney was raised by his parents, Christine (a Korean-American) and Phillip Henney (an Irish American). Her mother was born in South Korea and was adopted by a German-American couple as an infant.

Henney attended the Carson City-Crystal High School. During the days, Henny was a star basketball player in her high school days and led the Eagles to the MHSAA Central region championship during his senior year.

Henney went to the Alma College and Albion College on a basketball scholarship. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Daniel Henney's Career

Throughout his college time, Henney worked as a model in Italy, Paris, Hong Kong, France, and New York. He debuted through a South Korean advertisement for Amore Pacific's cosmetic named, Odyssey Sunrise.

Later on, Henney became a spokesperson for Jun JI-Hyuncommercial for Olympus cameras. He has a problem in speaking the Korean language.

 
 
 
 
 
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Despite it, Henney appeared with a big role in the Korean drama, My Lovely Sam Soon by Kim Yoon-Cheol in 2005. After that, Daniel worked in another drama, Spring Waltz in 2006.

Moreover, Henney appeared in several other series including – Three Rivers, Dear My Friends, Criminal Minds, Revolution and much more.

In the year 2009, Henney appeared in the X-Men Origins: Wolverine along with Hugh Jackman as Agent Zero. He also appeared in numerous other films such as - Big Hero, Papa, My Father, Seducing Mr. Perfectand, One Night Surprise, and more.

Daniel Henney's Net Worth

The Last Stand actor, Daniel Henney's net worth is $5 million at present. He is earning enough from the Movies and series. He owns a house in LA and is living a lavish life.

He won multiple awards for his performance in "My Father", becoming the first foreigner to win Best New Actor. Other credits include, "X-Men Origins: Wolverine", "Three Rivers", "Hawaii Five-O", "The Last Stand", "Revolution", and "NCIS: Los Angeles".

Daniel Henney's Personal life

Daniel Henney is currently single. Previously, he dated American actress and model, Maggie Q who is known for starring in the action movies Mission: Impossible III and Live Free or Die Hard.

The couple began dating in 2005, but later, they broke up. After a break-up, he has not been in a relationship with any girl. Henney’s ex-girlfriend, Maggie Q got engaged to American actor Dylan McDermott on 2014.

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