Daniel Simonsen

DANIEL SIMONSEN is a Norwegian/Chilean actor, stand-up comedian, and writer. He made his US late-night debut on Late Night with Seth Meyers. He has since appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and recurred on Comedy Central’s This Week at the Comedy Cellar. He was named NY’s Funniest at 2022’s New York Comedy Festival. Daniel regularly performs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and won UK’s So You Think You’re Funny and Best Newcomer awards. While in the UK, he recurred on Vic and Bob’s BBC sitcom, House of Fools, and ITV’s Timewasters. His appearance on Russell Howard’s Good News garnered 2.4 millions views on YouTube. He created and wrote his own digital series for ALL4 self-titled, Daniel that was directed by Andrew Gaynord. He starred in his self-titled series alongside Natasia Demetriou and Brett Goldstein. He is a Comedy Cellar regular and tours nationwide and internationally.