Daniel Lissing

Daniel Lissing

Daniel Lissing
Quick Facts About Daniel Lissing
Celebrated Name Daniel Lissing
Age 42 years old
Nick Name Lissing
Birth Name Daniel Aaron Lissing
Birth Date 1981-10-04
Gender Male
Profession Australian actor
Nationality Australian
Place of Birth Sydney, Australia
Ethnicity White Caucasian
Residence Sydney, Australia
Religion Christianity
Horoscope Libra
Father Jerry Lissing
Mother Inge Christophers
Sister Tamara
Sexualorientation Straight
Marital Status married
Wife Nadia
Net Worth $500K
Salary $100k per year
Height 5 ft 11 inches
Weight 78 Kg
Body Build/Type Athletic
Body Measurement 46-38-15 inches
Hair Color Light brown
Eye Color brown
Active Years 2001-Present

Daniel Lissing is well-known for paying Canadian Mountie Jack Thornton in the Hallmark Channel series "When Calls the Heart". He played his role in the series from 2014 to 2018 until the fifth season.

Who is Daniel Lissing?

Daniel Lissing is an Australian actor. He is one of the top-rated series and TV film actors.

In 2011, he joined the cast of the series Crownies where he played Conrad De Groot, the fiancé of the lawyer Tatum Novak (Indiana Evans), until the end of the series the same year. The same year he appeared in the movie Entwined where he played Aiden.

In 2012, it was announced that he would join the cast of the American series Last Resort as James King, a petty officer of the U.S Navy, and a Navy SEAL. In the series, he appeared with Andre Braugher, Scott Speedman, Autumn Reeser, and Daisy Betts. 

From 2019 to 2020, he portrayed the role of Sterling Freeman in the police procedural drama series "The Rookie". In May 2021, the series was renewed for a fourth season and Daniel is likely to reprise his role. 

What ethnicity is Daniel Lissing?

Daniel Lissing was born on 4th October 1981 in Sydney, Australia. His birth name is Daniel Aaron Lissing. He holds an Australian ethnicity and belongs to the white caucasian ethnicity. Libra is his star sign. He has kept his faith in Christianity since his childhood

Daniel was born into a middle-class family. His father, Jerry Lissing, owns a Navy Canteen while his mother, Inge Christophers, is an employee who works for a non-profit organization known as Feros Care. He grew up with his only sibling, Tamara, at Bondi Beach close to Sydney harbor. 

Growing up he became interested in acting and singing. He attended the local Private school where he did a little bit of drama. After graduating from high school, he began his acting career.

Daniel Lissing and Fiancée Nadia are Married

Daniel Lissing with his wife Nadia Lissing

Daniel Lissing has been married to a beautiful gorgeous girl who goes by the name Nadia. The two met for the first time at a bar in Reykjavik, the Capital city of Iceland, a European country, located midway between North America and mainland Europe. 

During their first meeting in early 2018, Nadia was not much so interested in Daniel's awkward appearance. But, when the conversation began they became close with each other and even swap their numbers. Their close relationship bond soon turned into a romantic one. 

After dating for one and half years, the duo got engaged on 24th October 2019. Then in June 2020 due to Covid-19 restriction, they got married in an extremely low-key wedding attended by only the photographer and their two close friends in the California Desert. However, the couple has planned to throw an extravagant wedding party in June 2021, once the covid-19 pandemic gets normal.

What is Daniel Lissing's net worth?

Daniel Lissing has a net worth of $500 thousand as of June 2021. He has accumulated most of his earnings through his acting career. 

Daniel began his acting journey in the year 2001 with the Australian comedy series "Pizza". Since he has been actively playing his role in different TV series and TV films. The most notable series of Daniel includes "When Calls the Heart", "The Rookie", "Last Resort", among others.

For his role in "When Calls the Heart", Daniel was paid $50,000 per season. From 2014–2018, he played in the five-season of "When Calls the Heart" earning total cash of $250 thousand. 

He has also played on several big-screen movies including "The Cure" and "John Doe: Vigilante". Both were released in 2014 and did a mild performance at the box office. He was paid a handsome sum by the producer for his role.  He used to earn about $100 thousand from the movie sector.

But nowadays, he is rarely seen playing the role in big-screen movies. He is more actively engaged in TV series. So if he gets a role in the movies then his income will gradually increase in Large amount. 

He has got a family property in Sydney. Daniel himself has brought a new mansion for him and his wife where they are living happily together planning to make their offsprings. He loves driving ford brand cars. 

How tall is Daniel Lissing?

Daniel Lissing is 5 ft 11 inches and his body weight is 78 Kg. He has an Athletic build body. His body measures 46-38-15 inches (Chest-Waist-Biceps). 

He has a pair of Brown eyes. He looks handsome in his short hair that is light brown in color. His hair and eye color give rise to Daniel Lissing's gay rumors. In fact, he is not. He is a simple guy with a well-built body. 

Facts About Daniel Lissing

  • #1In "When calls the Heart", his character was killed off in season 5.
  • #2He made his acting debut in the series "Pizza".
  • #3In 2006, he appeared as a guest in the successful Australian series Home and Away.
  • #4In 2018, he and Brooke D'Orsay starred in the channel's film Christmas in Love.
  • #5Daniel Lissing and Erin Krakow are close friends.
  • #6In the U.S., he is best known as Jack Thornton.
  • #7He is an uncle to his niece Charlie.
  • #8He shared the screen with Andre Braugher in the series Last Resort.
  • #9He appeared in films such as Entwined as the character of Aiden and The Cure as Ryan Earl.
  • #10He landed his first U.S role in 2012 on ABC's Last Resort.