Who is Daniel Gillies? Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Career

Daniel Gillies

Daniel Gillies is an actor who is from New Zealand. He is best known for playing Elijah Mikaelson on “The Vampire Diaries,” a TV show. He has made a good name for himself as an actor and gained more fame and fans.

Quick Facts

Name Daniel Gillies
Gender Male
Date of Birth 14-Mar-1976
Age  46 years
Birth Place Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Country Canada
Nationality Canadian
Height 5′ 11″
Weight 75 kg
Profession New Zealand Actor
Famous as Actor, Screenwriter, Director, And Producer

Daniel Gillies Wiki

Daniel Gillies was born in Canada on March 14, 1976. His parents were from New Zealand. He was born in the United States and is of mixed Italian, Irish, Scottish, and English heritage.

His dad is a doctor for kids, and his mom is a nurse. Even though he grew up in a family that valued education, he was very interested in acting and once said, “It was the only thing I was ever good at.”

Daniel Gillies
Daniel Gillies


Gillies moved to Australia because there were no jobs for him in New Zealand. He worked as a waiter and a dishwasher there. Later, he moved to Los Angeles, U.S.A., for his job. In the 1998 movie “A Soldier’s Sweetheart,” he played the role of “Medic” for the first time.

The next year, in 1999, he made his first appearance on TV. He played “Antos” in one episode of the TV show “Young Hercules.” He was also in low-rated movies and TV shows like “No One Can Hear You,” “Cleopatra 2525,” “Street Legal,” and more. In 2004, he was in the movie “Spider-Man 2,” which got a lot of good reviews and comments. He was the director for one episode of the TV show “The Originals” in 2017.

Daniel Gillies’s Net worth

As of March 2023, he is worth $3 million, but we don’t know what he makes.

Daniel Gillies Height and Weight

Daniel Gillies is 5 feet and 11 inches tall. He has dark brown hair and eyes that are the same color. His body weighs 75kg as well.

Daniel Gillies Wife, Marriage

Tall and pretty Gillies is already married. On August 8, 2004, he got married to American actress Rachael Leigh Cook. They had been seeing each other for nine months. Charlotte Easton Gillis and Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies are the names of the couple’s two children. He has never had an affair or been in a relationship with anyone else.
He is happy with his wife and kids and spends a lot of time in Los Angeles.