Phil (I) Daniels filmography and biography
Date of birth: 25 October 1958, London, England, UK
Phil (I) Daniels trivia
- He sang on the original recording of British band Blur's single "Parklife".
- He is a big fan of Chelsea Football Club from London and has performed on stage wearing his beloved Chelsea team shirt whilst singing with the British band Blur along with Damon Albarn, who is also a fan of the team.
- Has an uncredited role in Bugsy Malone as a waiter who spills spaghetti.
- Is one of eleven EastEnders actors to compete in Strictly Come Dancing. The others, in chronological order, are Christopher Parker (IV) (Spencer Moon), Jill Halfpenny (Kate Mitchell), Patsy Palmer (I) (Bianca Jackson), Louisa Lytton (Ruby Allen), Letitia Dean (Sharon Rickman), Matt Di Angelo (Deano Wicks), Gillian Taylforth (Kathy Mitchell), Jessie Wallace (I) (Kat Moon), Ricky Groves (Garry Hobbs) and Natalie Cassidy (Sonia Fowler). As of 2009 he is the only one to have been eliminated in the first week of the contest.
- His daughter, Ella, was born in 1990.
- Attended The Anna Scher Theatre School.
- Performed in the pantomime "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" as the Magic Mirror alongside former EastEnders co-star Emma Barton (I) (December 2008-January 2009).