Happy birthday, Daniel Gillies! The Canadian-born New Zealand actor is celebrating his 41th birthday today. Daniel Gillies is best known to the My9music.com for his hit breakout role as Elijah Mikaelson on the television series The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off The Originals.
Daniel Gillies (born March 14, 1976) is a Canadian-born New Zealand actor. He is best known for his role as Elijah Mikaelson on the television series The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off The Originals, as well as Dr. Joel Goran on the Canadian series Saving Hope , a medical themed show with a mystical, paranormal twist. He wrote and directed the 2012 film Broken Kingdom.
Played the role of Dr. Joel Goran on the television show, Saving Hope, but perhaps best known as his work in The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off, The Originals.
He had his first acting experience on stage with the Auckland Theatre Company.
He has played supporting film roles in Spider-Man 2 and Captivity.
He married actress, Rachael Leigh Cook in 2004. He and Rachael have two children.
He acted alongside Aishwarya Bachchan in the 2004 musical comedy, Bride & Prejudice.
He was born on March 14, 1976 (age 41)
BIRTHPLACE: Winnipeg, Canada