Danny was a police officer before he met the team. When he was younger, his brother went missing. He met the team when he was investigating his brother’s disappearance. After Nick Cutter’s death and Jenny Lewis’ resignation, Danny became team leader, only to find when he got back from being trapped in the Pliocene era that Cutter was still alive. He and Cutter were then joint leaders of the team. Since then, Danny has been shot and stabbed by Helen but has survived both. Danny is courageous, strong and doesn’t give up easily. Danny was killed two years after Farewell in a terror bird attack, leaving the team reeling.