Daniel Henney Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 01 Sep, 2021
Facts of Daniel Henney
Date of Birth: 1979 , November-28
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 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 a model, best known for his appearances in movies including, Seducing Mr. Perfect, My Father, X-Men Origins: WolverineShanghai Calling, The Last Stand, and Big Hero 6Henney 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, Parents, 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 the 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 Alma College and Albion College on a basketball scholarship. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Daniel Henney's Career: Movies And TV Series

Throughout his college time, Daniel 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 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, Salary, And Earnings 

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 Wife, Girlfriend, Affair, And Relationship 

Daniel Henney is not married yet and 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 in 2014.

Despite his fame, the actor has kept further information about his love life, relationship, and spouse entirely under the warps. 

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Daniel Henney's Social Media 

The actor is quite popular on social media like Facebook and Instagram where he has over 607 K followers as of 2019. 

Henney is a dog person who has a pet dog named Roscoe. 

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Daniel Henney's Age, Height, And Other Facts 

  • Daniel Henney's age as of 2019 is 39 years.
  • Height: He stands at 6' 2" (1.88 m).
  • He is also an avid basketball player.