Daniel Osbourne (Rob Mallard) is going to have a difficult time in Coronation Street over the next few months.
His partner Sinead Tinker (Katie McGlynn) finds out that she has terminal cancer this week after finding a lump on her neck during the couples wedding.
Ahead of the traumatic scenes, here is everything that you need to know about the actor who plays Daniel Osbourne.
Who is Coronation Street actor Rob Mallard?
Rob Mallard joined Corrie as Ken Barlows youngest son Daniel Osbourne in 2016, taking over after two other characters had played the role.
Since then he has been a regular part of the cast, and he won Best Newcomer at The British Soap Awards in 2017, and was shortlisted for the same prize at the National Television Awards in 2018.
Before joining the Coronation Street, he had appeared on a few episodes of Emmerdale in September 2015.
He had played a boy called Connor Jensen who was hired by Robert Sugden (Ryan Hawley) to try and seduce Lawrence White (John Bowe).
In 2015 he appeared as Neil in an episode of the police drama No Offence, and then in 2016 he played Dale in the fourth series of the Channel 4 comedy drama Fresh Meat.
When he was younger, Rob also had a small part in the 2004 movie Brass Tacks, and he played Freak Frank in the short film Read More – Source