Biography / Wiki
It is not easy to make people laugh with words but some people have this talent as a good gift. Daniel Sloss is one of those people who have been gifted by God with this talent. A proficient Scottish actor, comedian, and writer, Mr. Daniel Sloss is well known for having become established as a professional live and television performer whilst still in his teens.
Moreover, he also gathered huge publicity as the youngest comedian to perform a solo season in London’s West End, at the age of 19. Besides this, Sloss came into the limelight on 11 September 2018 when Netflix released two hour-long comedy specials under the title “Daniel Sloss – Live Shows”, with “DARK” and “Jigsaw”.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 11 September 1990, this handsome comedian has turned 32 years old. He seems enough tall in height which is 173 centimeters and 5’8” in feet and inches. He seems very fit and healthy with a weight of 65 kilograms and 143 lbs in pounds.
Moreover, he is very conscious about his physique and follows a regular and healthy diet in order to keep himself fit as a fiddle. His personality is enhanced by his black eyes and brown hair.
This Scottish comedian, Daniel earns a very handsome amount of money and fame in the field of the entertainment industry. According to the sources, his estimated net worth is $2 million approximately.
Education / Family
Born in Kingston, London, England, UK, Daniel belongs to the English ethnicity. He was born as the oldest of four children to his parents. However, he never revealed any information about his parents.
He has three siblings: a sister Josie, two years his junior, who was born with cerebral palsy, and two younger brothers, Matthew and Jack. Moreover, when he was at the age of four, his family moved to Fife in Scotland.
Thus, he was raised in Scotland and holds Scottish nationality. Talking about his education, he joined East Wemyss Primary School and secondary school at Waid Academy in Anstruther. In fact, Sloss also got the opportunity to place at the University of Dundee to study history.
|Kingston, London, England, United Kingdom
|Date of birth
|11 September 1990
|In feet & inches: 5’8”
In centimeters: 173 cm
|In kilograms: 65 kg
In pounds: 143 lbs
|East Wemyss Primary School
|Name Not Known
|Name Not Known
|Matthew and Jack
Career / Fashion and Style
Stand Up Career
Moving towards his career, Daniel got a golden chance at the age of sixteen in two series of BBC’s Mock the Week because of his mother. It was his first break and he gave credit to Boyle for his initial success. Later, in August 2007, he performed for the first time at The Laughing Horse in Edinburgh after completing a two-day stand-up comedy course.
In fact, as a part of Free Fringe, “Life in 2D” ran for 10 days in the Espionage venue. That same Fringe, at the age of 17, Sloss became one of the youngest-ever finalists in the UK’s premier So You Think You’re Funny? comedy competition, the final of which is hosted by the Gilded Balloon venue during the Edinburgh Fringe.
Apart from that, he sold out his debut full-length Edinburgh Festival Fringe season Daniel Sloss – Teenage Kicks in the year 2009, and in October, this show was taken to London to the Soho. Besides this, Daniel’s second solo show Daniel Sloss: My Generation sold out the entire run at Edinburgh Festival Fringe in August 2010.
In the following year, he premiered his new show Daniel Sloss – The Joker at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, selling out a nearly four-week run in the new 400-seat Assembly Theatre venue, still aged just 20. Moreover, in the year 2012, Sloss performed a 50-date UK tour of Daniel Sloss – The Show.
Thereafter, he launched his new show Daniel Sloss – Stand-Up at the Edinburgh fringe in August 2013 again with an extended season at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre and again followed by a substantial autumn tour throughout the UK.
In addition to this, Sloss’s new show Daniel Sloss – Really…?! premiered at the Edinburgh fringe in August 2014. “DARK” went on to tour for over 80 dates across 15 countries in Europe and throughout the UK in the year 2015. Additionally, James also taped “DARK” in Los Angeles at the Belasco Theater in February 2018.
Daniel was the first stand-up comedian to perform on Channel 4’s The Paul O’Grady Show (2009) and was also commissioned by the BBC in April 2010 for a broadcast sitcom pilot, The Adventures of Daniel, which was transmitted on 23 August 2010.
Later, Sloss also featured on series 2 of BBC1’s Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow on 18 September 2010 and two weeks later on the first series of BBC2’s The Rob Brydon Show.
In the year 2011, he performed on ITV1’s Jason Manford’s Comedy Rocks and was part of the BBC’s Comic Relief marathon online broadcast with David Walliams called 24 Hour Panel People, as a panelist on Mock the Week.
Other than this, he recorded a TEDx Talk and performed on Set List: Stand-up Without A Net for Sky Atlantic, and international comedy alumni in September 2012. After that, he made his crucial appearance in the seventh series of Russell Howard’s Good News in October 2012.
Furthermore, he made his USA television debut with an appearance on Conan in December 2013 and has since appeared a further 8 times. In fact, Sloss also appeared on the @Midnight, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Pete Holmes Show, and back in the UK was featured on ITV’s Sunday Night at the Palladium.
Later, Daniel featured on Comedy Central’s Drunk History in the first half of 2017. Thereafter, he appeared in the second season of Roast Battle winning the battle against British comedian Phil Wang in the year 2018.
Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More
Reflection towards his relationship status, it was recently announced by Daniel in February 2021 that he was engaged to Kara Mitchell. Other than this, he never revealed any information about his relationship.
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Some Interesting Facts About Daniel Sloss
- When he was eight years old, he studied acting.
- Daniel is very fond of playing computer games, watching Robot Wars, comedy films and playing football.
- His Zodiac sign is Virgo.
- Sloss is a supporter of Chelsea Football Club.
- He has several tattoos such as a portrait of Nikola Tesla, a picture of Anthony and the Aardvark, cartoon tigers, and an image of the Joker from the Batman franchise.
- His sister, Josie died at the young age of seven.
- He grew up in Fife but has lived in Edinburgh for a number of years.