Danny Mac

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Danny Mac
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Born (1988-02-26) 26 February 1988 (age 28)[1]
Bromley, Kent, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 2004–present
Television Hollyoaks (2011–15)

Danny Mac (born Danny Mac Greene on 26 February 1988 in Bromley, England)[2] is an English actor best known for playing Mark "Dodger" Savage in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks from 2011 to 2015.

Personal life[edit]

Mac was born in Bromley, then grew up in a seaside town Bognor Regis. He wanted to act from a young age, and enjoyed watching Grease, Michael Jackson and James Bond. He trained at the Arts Educational Schools in London, before getting a part in the West End musical Wicked. He appeared in the West End musical Wicked for four years.

Mac has been in a relationship with fellow Hollyoaks actress Carley Stenson since 2011. In March 2016, the couple announced they were engaged. [3]

Career[edit]

In 2011, Mac and his Hollyoaks co-stars, Stephanie Davis (Sinead O'Connor), Andrew Moss (Rhys Ashworth) and Abi Phillips (Liberty Savage) performed '"Forget You" by CeeLo Green for Children in Need.

He is a fan of Chelsea F.C. and used to live with former Hollyoaks co-star James Atherton, who played Will Savage.[1]

In July 2013, Mac appeared on the ITV game show All Star Family Fortunes.

Mac spent several years understudying the role of Boq in the London performance of Wicked.

Mac appears as a contestant on the fourteenth series of Strictly Come Dancing.

Filmography[edit]

Year Show Role Notes
2016 Strictly Come Dancing Himself Contestant
2015 British Andy Himself Guest
2013 All Star Family Fortunes Himself Guest
2011 Children In Need Himself Guest
2011–2015 Hollyoaks Mark "Dodger" Savage Regular
2004 A Line in the Sand Tom ITV Drama

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Result
2011 National Television Awards Most Popular Newcomer Nominated
The British Soap Awards Sexiest Male Nominated
Inside Soap Awards Sexiest Male Won
Inside Soap Awards Best Newcomer Nominated
TV Quick and Choice Awards Best Soap Newcomer Nominated
2012 The British Soap Awards Sexiest Male Nominated
National Television Awards Best Newcomer Nominated
Inside Soap Awards Sexiest Male Nominated
Digital Spy Soap Awards Sexiest Male Won
2013 The British Soap Awards Sexiest Male Won
Inside Soap Awards Best Actor Nominated
Inside Soap Awards Sexiest Male Won
2014 The British Soap Awards Sexiest Male Won
Inside Soap Awards Sexiest Male Won
2015 National Television Awards Best Serial Drama Performance Nominated

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