It was announced today (19 October) that Daniel Mays has been named to The Evening Standard’s Progress 1000 List: London’s most influential people 2017 – Performers: Screen
Here’s what they say:
A graduate of Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts and Rada, Mays is a versatile and multi-faceted performer on the stage, film and cinema. In recent years, he has enjoyed roles in Vera Drake, Line of Duty and Byzantium, but made a particular impression in Born to Kill, Channel 4’s tense drama about a schoolboy with psychopathic desires. He’ll be back in cinemas next year in Swimming With Men, a comedy about a male synchronised swimming team that could be the next Full Monty.
Congratulations to Danny on this second year in a row inclusion!
You can read the about the rest of the Progress 1000 List at the Evening Standard.
Follow Daniel Mays on Twitter @DanielMays9