Who is Daniel Ezra?
Daniel Ezra was born on 4 April 1993, in Birmingham, England, and is an actor, best known for being a part of The CW television series entitled “All American” in which he plays the character Spencer James. He’s also worked in other television projects, such as “A Discovery of Witches”.
The Wealth of Daniel Ezra
How rich is Daniel Ezra? As of mid-2019, sources inform us of a net worth that is over $500,000, earned through a successful career in acting in the entertainment industry since the early 2010s.
Early Life and Acting Beginnings
There are very few details when it comes to Daniel’s life before his rise to fame as an actor. There is almost no information about his family, except for the fact that his father worked as a fitness coach when he was younger. He didn’t initially aspire to a career in the entertainment industry, but wanted to become an athlete, as he was more interested in playing sports such as basketball and soccer.
There are also no details about his education and the events leading to his pursuit of an acting career.
What has been revealed is that he became interested in acting at the age of 18, when he began taking part in local stage productions, including the Shakespearian comedy “Twelfth Night”. The play focuses on the story of twins who are separated due to a shipwreck, with one then assuming a different persona. The title is based on the occasion it was first produced, during Twelfth Night entertainment at the close of the Christmas season.
In 2014, Ezra started to gain more attention in film and on television, being cast for numerous projects in a short span of time.
One of his projects during the year was the film “Prey”, which is a horror film following the story of two thieves who break into a house without knowing that the owner of the house isn’t their intended victim. During the same year, he had a minor role in the British drama film entitled “Blood Cells” starring Barry Ward and Hayley Squires, which premiered at the year’s Venice International Film Festival before airing as a part of the Edinburgh International Film Festival the following year. The film was nominated for Best British Feature Film, as well as Best Performance in a British Feature Film.
He then worked on the film entitled “Murdered by My Boyfriend”, which starred Georgina Campbell, was aired through BBC3, and won a BAFTA as well as a Royal Television Society Award. It tells the story of a young woman who is the victim of domestic abuse at the hands of her boyfriend – a DVD version was released a year later.
Rise to Fame and Recent Projects
In 2018, Daniel gained a lot of attention when he was cast in the television series “A Discovery of Witches”, based on the first book of the trilogy written by Deborah Harkness called “All Souls”.
The show stars Teresa Palmer, Matthew Goode, and Edward Bluemel, and has been renewed for second and third series set to air in the next few years. The show’s premise follows a historian who is secretly a witch, reluctant to go back to her magic roots, however, an unexpected discovery leads her back into the world of magic.
During the same year, he got his biggest role, a starring in the drama series “All American” which is a creation of April Blair, and airing on The CW.
The show is inspired by professional American Football player Spencer Paysinger and his life – its premise follows a rising prospect in high school American Football, who is invited to play for a school with a totally different environment, leading him to become involved in between the struggle of two families while trying to help give the school a winning record.
Personal Life and Social Media
For his personal life, nothing is known of Ezra’s romantic relationships. Many sources state that he is single as he’s still relatively young, and the likelihood that he’s focused more on his career than anything else.
— Just Jared Jr. (@justjaredjr) October 9, 2018
There are rumors circulating online that he is romantically involved with a cast member of “All American” due to some romances his character has been in, though it has not been proven.
Similar to numerous actors, he is highly active online through accounts on social media, particularly on Instagram which he uses to promote his work on “All American”, posting a lot of photos of himself with cast members, as well as a lot of promotions, especially with the second season coming up.
He also posts several personal photos, showcasing his activities when not filming. Being in an athletic role on television has been something that he has wanted especially, since it helps him combine two of his biggest passions in football and acting. He has publicly stated through Instagram that he has no Facebook and Twitter account – accounts that are named after him on those sites are fake, and not associated with him in any way.