Take his Korean-American mother’s eyes and skin tone, mix those with his British-American father’s height and cheekbones, and you have Daniel Henney — the current "it" man of Asian modeling and television.
And when we discuss the reasons for his active involvement with his fans through Q&A sessions and contests on social media platforms, he tells me this: “I think it’s important for the fans to feel like they have a connection to you.
I don’t understand those actors and actresses who feel like they’re holier-than-thou. “The fact that people even like me and want to support me? So I think you should cherish that, and, if you have fans, you have to honor that.” I may be late on the Daniel Henney bandwagon—but consider me a new fan.
Heartthrob Daniel Henney has been photographed with an unrecognized woman by paparazzi, and the resultant internet frenzy to identify the woman is ongoing.
American tabloids recently reported Daniel Henney’s companion was pregnant after she sported what some interpreted to be a ‘baby bump’.
Daniel graduated at University of Illinois in Chicago with a business major.
It looks like Gwyneth Paltrow and Daniel Henney are teaming up for another round of ads for Bean Pole International, a Korean fashion brand and affiliate of Samsung.“With action movies, sometimes it can get pretty heavy.Every day you’re shooting guns, shooting people, running around, acting serious all the time.With his busy transcontinental schedule, he makes sure that his personal style during his downtime is very simple and comfortable. I wear a lot of hats when I’m in Asia, just because I can’t be bothered to mess with my crazy hair—I have crazy hair from my dad,” he laughed. I keep it very simple, with lots of blacks, whites, grays.” opposite Chinese actress Fan Bingbing) coming up, on top of an American independent film that begins production next year.Though he can’t tell me much, he tells does reveal that it’s a historical piece dealing with Chinese culture with a well-known cast. As with most successes, he has also dealt with his own struggles during his career, but he advises aspiring actors to “never just take no for an answer.” “You have to be confident, you have to go with your gut. “You’re going to have doors slammed in your face, you’re going to get a lot of people who tell you you can’t, but at the end of the day, it’s up to you to push as hard as you can.” He reiterated that while he’s lucky in many ways, there have also been many moments in which he made a conscious decision to stick it out instead of packing up—and clearly that’s proven to be a great choice so far.Gwyneth, 33, and Daniel, 26, teamed up late 2005 for their first Bean Pole advertising campaign (watch their commercial below).