Daniel Lissing is an Australian actor. He started his acting career in the early 2000s. During this period, he mostly appeared in the TV shows Cop, Home and Away, Out of the Blue, and Packed to the Rafters. His first recurring role was as Conrad De Groot in Crownies. He later joined the main cast of the show Last Resort as James King. In 2014, he appeared in the movies The Cure and John Doe: Vigilante. It was also during this year that he started playing the role of Jack Thornton in the television series When Calls the Heart. He still stars on the said show until now. At the same time, he made guest appearances in other shows, such as Eye Candy, Timeless, and Blindspot.