Daniel is an award-winning comedian and writer. Named ‘utterly hilarious and effortlessly charismatic’ by Rolling Stone Magazine, his hit debut show Villain achieved a complete sell-out extended run at the Edinburgh Fringe 2023 and saw him nominated for the NextUp BIGGEST Award in Comedy. Villain is now embarking on a UK-wide tour and a run of dates in New York.
On social media, Daniel’s comedy sketch videos have earned him a huge online following and millions of views, whilst on screen he has performed on BBC One, BBC Three, ITV, and Comedy Central. Daniel has provided tour support for Josh Widdicombe, Rosie Jones, Judi Love, and Sofie Hagen, and garnered a host of accolades including a Writers’ Guild Award nomination, Dave’s Top 10 Funniest Jokes of the Fringe Festival, and the Brighton Fringe Award for Excellence.
As a writer, Daniel creates plays, screenplays, and musical theatre. His most recent project, Unfortunate: The Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch (written with frequent collaborators Robyn Grant and Tim Gilvin) was a sell-out hit at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in both 2019 and 2022 and named Best Musical in Theatre Weekly’s Best of the Fest. Unfortunate earned Foxx and Grant a Writers Guild Award nomination for Best Musical Theatre Bookwriting 2020. Following the success of his online sketches, Daniel is currently working with a production company on a series based on one of his popular characters.
A lively read with brilliant comedic timing, Daniel is an award-winning comedian and writer. Deemed ‘Fabulous’ by Nigella Lawson, Daniel reads with a bright RP and bold confidence in his delivery. A versatile reader and musician, Daniel is a great choice for comedic and energetic scripts.