Dan Salem was born in New Fairfield, Connecticut on August, 22nd. Growing up with his younger brother, Dan graduated from New Fairfield High School and went on to attend Boston University, majoring in Astrophysics. His freshman roommate at BU was an aspiring director and he quickly got into acting while studying there. Dan met his wife, actress Mandi Mellen, in his sophomore year at BU, solidifying his love for both acting and writing. After graduation, Dan moved out to Los Angeles with Mandi to actively pursue his dream of finding work as an actor in Hollywood. He has starred in numerous projects, striving to work harder than everyone else and earn a star on Hollywood's walk of fame. Dan has embraced his love to write as well, having completed his first novel entitled 'STAR' in 2013. He writes a bi-weekly sports blog with his younger brother Todd, called Seesaw Sports, and is writing and producing a feature length drama with Mandi based on her battle with and conquest of lymphoma. Dan loves power yoga year round, snowboarding in the wintertime and running all over. He's a die hard NY Yankees and NY Jets fan and a Douglas Adams devotee. He lives in Brentwood with Mandi, just a stone's throw from the ocean.