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 working 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 co-created and stars in the web series Pillow Talk with Mandi. He has embraced his love to write as well, having completed his first novel entitled ‘STAR’ in 2013. He writes two bi-weekly sports blogs; Seesaw Sports on Buzzchomp.com and TD Sports Debate on NFL Spin Zone. He is also 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 happily in Brentwood with Mandi, just a stone’s throw from the ocean.