Who Is Daniel Lissing, Is He Dating Anyone? – Fun Facts About The Actor

The fast-rising Australian movie star Daniel Lissing has been making the rounds following his excellent performance in the legal television series titled The Crownies in 2011. Lissing portrayed the character of Conrad De Groot, a fiancé to the lawyer, Tatum Novak – a character played by Indiana Evans. He actually started his acting career in 2001 appearing in the Australian television series titled Pizza. The talented actor, who has been the darling of many, leads an enviable romantic life with his fiancée and is about to walk down the aisle for the first time soon.

A Look Into Daniel Lissing’s Early Life

Daniel Aaron Lissing was born in Sydney, Australia on October 4, 1981. His father, Jerry Lissing, owns a Canteen in the Australian Naval Base located in Darwin; while his mother, Inge Christopher, works for a non-profit organization called Feros Care.

Daniel Lissing was raised in Bondi Beach, near Sydney along with his other siblings. Daniel is of Dutch and Australian ethnic origin and he holds dual Dutch and Australian nationalities. There isn’t much information regarding his childhood experience, siblings, and educational background. available.

Following His Acting Career Progression

The brilliant actor made his first acting appearance in the television series titled Pizza, after which he portrayed Dave Elder, a firefighter in the television show titled Home and Away. His next roles were Out of the Blue and Packed to the Rafters that were both released in 2008. Next, Daniel appeared in the 2009 series titled Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities; he also appeared in two short films Whiteline and Multiple Choice.

Daniel Lissing got his breakthrough in 2011 following his appearance in the series titled Crownies. He played the role of Conrad De Groot, a fiancé to one of the lawyers working with Crown Prosecutors, who are the public prosecutors. He appeared alongside Indiana Evans, Janet King, and Christopher Morris. The following year, Daniel portrayed James King alongside Andre Braugher, Scott Speedman, and Daisy Betts in the American military drama titled Last Resort.

He also played the role of Ryan Earl in the 2014 movie The Cure, as well as Jake in John Doe: Vigilante. He then played the lead role of Jack Thornton in the series, When Calls the Heart from 2014 to 2018. Daniel Lissing’s next roles were The Answers and Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce in 2015. Additionally, he also appeared in the comedy-drama TV series, The Rookie, portraying the character of Sterling Freeman. Other movies and TV series he has featured in include Blindspot, Timeless, A December Bride, Eye Candy, Christmas in Love, and S.W.A.T.

How Much Has Daniel Lissing Made From His Career?

Having been in the movie industry since 2001, the adept Aussie actor has amassed an impressive financial value for himself. He took home a juicy paycheck for his outstanding portrayal of Jack Thornton in the romantic drama series, When Calls the Heart from 2014 to 2018.

He has also appeared in over twenty-four movies and TV series; as a result, Daniel Lissing has garnered an estimated net worth of $1 million. However, considering the fact that the actor is still active in the entertainment industry, his filmography and net worth are expected to rise in the new future.

A Look At The Actor’s Past Relationships

Daniel Lissing & Erin Krakow
Daniel Lissing & Erin Krakow: Image Source

Daniel Lissing has been outstanding since the inception of his career and has won the hearts of so many ladies in the process. Taking a glimpse of his personal life, the actor isn’t married yet; but he is currently engaged. Meanwhile, he has kept his personal life and past relationships away from the media. However, there were speculations saying that the Aussie actor had a relationship with Erin Krakow in the past. She is an American actress who portrayed Elizabeth Thatcher, Daniel’s character’s love interest in the series When Calls the Heart.

Before joining the cast of the 2014 series, Krakow played a recurring role in the Lifetime television series titled Army Wives from 2010 – 2012. She also featured in the Finding Father Christmas film series alongside Niall Matter. Despite being co-stars, the two were spotted together at public places and events. They also shared many of their pictures on their Instagram, which obviously fuelled the dating rumor. However, the rumor was never confirmed or denied

About Daniel Lissing’s Recent Engagement

Daniel Lissing who always keeps the details of his personal life away from the curious eyes of the media surprisingly announced his engagement to his girlfriend, Nadia on his social media pages on October 23rd, 2019. He got acquainted with his fiancée in early 2018 during his trip to Reykjavik, Iceland. Narrating the incident, Nadia recalled that she had just completed her master’s degree in business and was traveling around when an ecstatic, slightly drunk Australian came up to her in a bar. Although she initially thought that the guy was hot but might be a little crazy, she felt an immediate connection with him.

According to her, the connection was beyond the physical and was unexplainable as if they have always known each other. It was not until their third or fourth time of meeting up that she found out that he is a renowned actor. Regarding the events of his engagement, Daniel Lissing disclosed that he proposed to Nadia on her birthday at his home with a glittering Tiffany & Co. diamond ring.

Even though he didn’t mention the date of his engagement, judging by his birthday wishes to her on Instagram, the marriage proposal possibly happened on September 13th, 2019.

At the moment, other than her name, other details of Nadia’s life, family, education, past relationships, and nationality are yet unknown, but Daniel Lissing promised to reveal them after their marriage.

Furthermore, it is widely believed that the young couple is currently preparing for their wedding which they scheduled to take place during the summer on an island because of their love for the water. Nadia disclosed that Tamara Lissing, her future sister-in-law, was so helpful in the planning for the wedding and she called her the best wedding planner ever. While some of Daniel Lissing’s fans are eagerly waiting for him to drop the date and venue of the big occasion; others believe the two have already tied the knot as Nadia already goes by ‘Nadia Lissing’ on her Instagram page.

The TV Star’s Impressive Height

Daniel Lissing is quite tall as he stands at a magnificent height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m). The actor has an athletic physique and an accumulated body mass of 68 kg (149.91 lbs). Unfortunately, his other body measurements are yet unknown.

With his job as an actor, it is not surprising that he is in great shape. From a cursory glance, it is apparent he puts in the effort to maintain his physique. It is reported that actors favors going to the gym for his dose of fitness; needless to say, this route is clearly working for him.

Amira Daniel
Amira is a personal finance and entertainment writer by trade with several years of experience covering businesses, CEOs, and celebrity profiles, her favourite subjects include business and personal finance, entertainment, celebrities, and travel. When she's not writing, you can find her reading or catching up on any of her favourite series


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