Danny will share the stage with Timothy Spall and George MacKay. Publicity Listings He then played a criminal on a curfew after serving a 10-year sentence for the murder of his girlfriend when he was 19 in the programme Public Enemies, which aired on BBC One in early January 2012. [2] He attended the Italia Conti stage school before going on to win a place at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. As our conversation eventually gets to the state of the nation, he mentions how though he still loves going back home, he doesn’t recognise some of the attitudes he hears there. ( Log Out /  But he is equally genuine in talking about some of the intellectual challenges of his craft, or the emotional realities of it. 2017 07 20; 16(1):129. Daniel Alan Mays (born 31 March 1978) is an English actor. “That was actually a really great nugget of information,” he says, “not about Peter Jay, but about his relationship with Masters. [15] As of 2005, he was living in Crouch End, an area in the London Borough of Haringey. Mays reconstructs – with convincing moral and emotional determination – the role of the lead detective in the case, DCI Peter Jay, opposite David Tennant’s chatty and mundane psychopath. If we’d had this lunch six or seven months ago, Daniel Mays suggests, he would have been banging on about how he never got to spend enough time with his wife and two children. He trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art graduating in 2000. [5] He also appears in the third and final series of Ashes to Ashes on BBC1 as Discipline and Complaints Officer, DCI Jim Keats. Life on Mars Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. ( Log Out /  This site is running Profiles RNS version v2.12.0-792-gbe55c6ce on PROFILES-PWEB01. He went on to win critical acclaim for his performance, but the hard-hitting play was too much for some audience members and walkouts were not uncommon. Those two characters were just vastly different. 2016 Started off with Dad’s Army film release on 5 February and followed by BBC’s Line of Duty. [on seeking career advice] I do, i did a movie called, View agent, publicist, legal and company contact details on IMDbPro, New Cast and Crew in Rio the Animated Series, (? He has made two films with the acclaimed British director. His performances for Leigh resulted in further offers of work. Performing in Nick Payne's The Same Deep Water As Me at the Donmar Warehouse alongside Nigel Lindsay and in the first major revival of Jez Butterworth's debut play, Mojo at the Harold Pinter Theatre. “Lou was in plaster, my son was doing his mock exams in the attic and I was homeschooling my daughter downstairs.”, His wife has recovered now, and when we meet Mays was counting on the kids being back at school in a week or two, but still Quo Vadis in London’s Soho represented an exhale of relief. For his performance Mays was awarded the Best Actor award at the Palmare-Reims Television Festival in 2003.Mays has continued to work regularly, and has appeared in a variety of productions, which have included a part in Johnny Vaughan's sitcom, Top Buzzer (2004); the lead role of Carter Krantz in BBC Three's Funland (2005); as well as film appearances in Atonement (2007), White Girl (2008) and The Bank Job (2008).May starred in a television film Half Broken Things (2007) alongside Penelope Wilton.Mays starred in Channel 4's Friday-night comedy-of-errors sitcom Plus One, in which he played Rob Black, the perennial victim of Sod's law whose girlfriend has dumped him to marry "Duncan from Blue". Epping, Essex, United Kingdom He attended the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Artsbefore going on to win a place at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Mays appeared in the new BBC sci-fi series Outcasts, which broadcast on 7 February 2011, as PAS Officer Cass Cromwell, and in the ninth episode of the 6th series of Doctor Who, entitled “Night Terrors,” broadcast on BBC One on 3 September 2011. Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI). Born the third of four boys, Mays was brought up in Buckhurst Hill, Essex, by his electrician father and bank cashier mother. He was nominated for a BAFTA Television Award for Supporting Actor for his role.[13]. Simon Stephens wrote the lead role of Danny in Motortown with Mays in mind. It was announced in November 2016 that Danile Mays had a role in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as Tivik. “She was just rudderless. “It was great seeing everyone, and everyone was getting drunk and telling stories, then towards the end of the evening we were outside and talk turned to Brexit. Danny worked again with Ashley Walters (Top Buzzer, Outcasts). He attended the Italia Conti stage school before going on to win a place at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this website’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Int J Equity Health. Date Of Birth: He left school at 13 and went off to the Italia Conti stage school in central London, and then won a place at Rada. Daniel Mays (born 31 March 1978) is a British actor. We’ll have a new commenting experience online soon. Born the third of four boys, Mays was brought up in Buckhurst Hill, Essex, by his electrician father and bank cashier mother. Change ). In July 2016 The Infiltrator was realeased. Mays says that in preparing for his role he had invested a lot of thought and time and effort into getting the character of DCI Jay right – he’d met Jay’s widow and son, gone through a lot of archive material. Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), He was cast in the Mike Leigh film All or Nothing (2002) as Jason, a thug who abused his girlfriend, and also appeared in Leigh’s next project, Vera Drake (2004), in which he played Sid, the protagonist’s son. And it seemed right to do the wedding then, step up. Amazon Prime assemble A-list punditry team for Autumn Nations Cup as Sam Warburton signs up after quitting Wales job, UK factories lose more momentum in October - PMI, Alibaba-backed autonomous car firm AutoX to test in four more cities, Coronavirus mutation may have made it more contagious, study warns, Who needs SUVs? Daniel MAYS, Professor (Full) of Universität Siegen, Siegen | Read 26 publications | Contact Daniel MAYS