Daniel Goddard (actor)
Goddard in 2013
|Born||Daniel Richard Goddard II
28 August 1971
|Spouse(s)||Rachael Marcus (2002-present) 2 children|
Daniel Richard Goddard II (born 28 August 1971 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) is a model and an actor. He is known for his role as Dar on BeastMaster, based on the 1982 film The Beastmaster. He had nearly completed a degree in finance, but he transferred to the Ensemble Actors Studio without finishing the degree. After several theatrical appearances, Goddard landed his first television role in the Australian soap opera Home and Away as Eric Phillips.
Goddard then departed for Hollywood, modelling for Calvin Klein and Dolce & Gabbana. He landed the lead role of Dar on the series BeastMaster from 1999 to 2002 and returned to his native country, Australia, to film the series. On 12 January 2007, he joined the cast of the American soap The Young and the Restless as Cane Ashby.
Goddard began dating interior designer Rachael Marcus in August 1998, they married on 3 February 2002. They have two sons: Ford Martin Goddard, born 6 February 2006, and second son, Sebastian William Goddard, born on 19 December 2008.
Owing to his popularity with the female audience, on occasion Goodard has modelled on another CBS Daytime television series, The Price Is Right.
|1995||Home and Away||Eric Phillips||10|
|1999-2002||BeastMaster||Dar||Lead role (65 episodes)|
|2001||South Pacific||(uncredited)||TV film|
|2004||Wild Card||Nigel||Episode: "Auntie Venom"|
|2004||Monk||Evan Corker||Episode: "Mr. Monk and the Captain's Wife"|
|2005||Age of Kali|
|2006||Lightspeed||Python / Edward Bartlett||TV film|
|2007||These Boots Are Made for Walken||Bennie Brenner||Short film|
|2007–present||Young and the Restless, TheThe Young and the Restless||Cane Ashby||Main role (548 episodes)|
|2009||Perfect Sleep, TheThe Perfect Sleep||Sergei|
|2009||Immortally Yours||Alex Stone|
- "Daniel Goddard Welcomes Son Sebastian William" CelebrityBabies.com. Retrieved 21 May 2009.
- Official website
- Biography at Y&R website
- Ashby's Angels: The Official Daniel Goddard Fan Site
- Daniel Goddard at the Internet Movie Database