|Daniel Portman Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8½ in|
|Date of Birth||February 13, 1992|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Daniel Portman is a Scottish actor who is best known for starring as Podrick Payne in the fantasy drama series, Game of Thrones. He has also starred in various movies like Outcast, The Journey, and The Angels’ Share. In 2011, he was also cast as Darren in the soap opera, River City. Daniel has a huge fan base with more than 150k followers on Instagram and over 200k followers on Twitter.
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
He divides his time amongst –
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Los Angeles, California, United States
- Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Daniel Portman studied at Shawlands Academy in Glasgow and was selected as the Head Boy during his final year. He also got enrolled at Reid Kerr College in Paisley where he earned a Higher National Certificate (HNC) in acting and performing.
- Father – Ron Donachie (Actor)
- Mother – Fiona Biggar
- Siblings – Naomi Porter (Sister)
- Others – Stewart Porter (Uncle) (Actor), Trisha Biggar (Aunt) (Costume Designer)
Daniel Portman is represented by CAM, Talent Agency, London, England, United Kingdom.
5 ft 8½ in or 174 cm
69 kg or 152 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Best Known For
- Having been cast as Podrick Payne in the fantasy fiction adventure series, Game of Thrones
- Appearing in movies like Outcast (2010) as Paul, The Angels’ Share (2012) as Sniper’s Pal 2, and The Journey (2016) as Cashier
He made his theatrical film debut as Paul in the horror thriller movie, Outcast, in 2010.
First TV Show
Daniel Portman made his first TV show appearance as Podrick Payne in The Night Lands episode of the fantasy fiction show, Game of Thrones, in 2012.
He works out regularly to maintain a healthy physique and has trained at Fight City Gym.
Daniel Portman Facts
- He grew up in Strathbungo, Glasgow.
- He used to play rugby while he was in school.
- Initially, he did not want to become an actor.
- Daniel was 19 years old when he was cast in Game of Thrones.
- He started acting at the age of 16.
- Portman is a big fan of actress Frances McDormand.
- He possesses a strong Baritone singing voice.
- Follow Daniel Portman on Instagram and Twitter.
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