Daniel Ings

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Daniel Ings
Occupation Actor
Years active 2004–present

Daniel Ings (born 1985[1]) is an English actor. He is perhaps best known for starring as Luke Curran in the Channel 4/Netflix comedy series Lovesick.[2]

Biography and career[edit]

He attended Dauntsey's School in Wiltshire, followed Lancaster University where he studied theatre studies, graduating in 2008.[3] Ings later trained at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and the National Youth Theatre and has appeared in a number of stage, short films and television programmes. His most notable roles to date are those of Jake in the Channel 4 comedy Pete versus Life and Kelvin in the BBC comedy drama Psychoville. He also starred in Sky 1's comedy The Cafe[4] in November 2011.

He has also appeared as the unscrupulous "Director of Output" Matt Taverner in the BBC2 mockumentary W1A (2014–2015) and as Commander Mike Parker in the Netflix series The Crown (2016–2017). In 2018, he began playing the husband of Alan Cumming's lead character on the CBS police procedural drama television series Instinct.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2010 The Third One This Week Short film
2010 Audiobook Chris Short film
2010 Funny Money Dan Short film
2011 The Last Temptation of William Shaw William Shaw
2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Guard
2011 After Before Sunrise Peter Short film
2016 Eddie the Eagle Zach

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2010–2011 Pete Versus Life Jake
2010 Peep Show Doctor
2011 Psychoville Kelvin
2011 The Cafe John Streatfield
2014 Uncle Rex
2014 Mount Pleasant Robbie
2014–present Lovesick Luke
2014 Endeavour Terence Black
2014–2015 W1A Matt Taverner
2016–2017 The Crown Commander Mike Parker
2018 Instinct Andy Main cast

Stage[edit]

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