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Darius Campbell

Singer
Male
Born Aug 19, 1983
Age 32
Hometown Glasgow

Darius Campbell, also known professionally either as Darius Danesh or simply Darius, is a Scottish platinum-selling singer-songwriter, a West End stage actor, an operatic baritone, a Sunday Times best-selling author, and an Ambassador for The Prince's Trust. He performed the role of Billy Flynn in the West End production of Chicago, the youngest one ever to play that part, in two successful runs of that musical.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1980 Birth Born on August 19, 1980.

TWENTIES

2001 20 Years Old He first gained fame in 2001 after appearing on the British talent competition Popstars. … Read More
2002 21 Years Old The first single written by Campbell, Colourblind, was released on 29 July 2002 and entered the UK singles chart at number 1, staying at the top of the charts for two weeks, it was certified silver.
2004 23 Years Old His debut album, Dive In, was certified platinum in the UK in 2004, charting at number 6 in the UK albums chart during the competitive pre-Christmas sales. … Read More
2005 24 Years Old After receiving news that his father was diagnosed with terminal cancer, he wrote and dedicated his second studio album Live Twice to Dr Booth Danesh. In 2005, the album's title-track Live Twice became his fifth Top Ten single. … Read More
2007 26 Years Old In 2007, after seeing Ewan McGregor in the role, he played the lead in Michael Grandage's Olivier Award winning production of Guys and Dolls, starring as Sky Masterson. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old In 2008 he returned to London's West End to play Rhett Butler in Sir Trevor Nunn's musical adaptation of Gone With The Wind.
In 2010 he trained with tenor Rolando Villazón, won the hit ITV competition Popstar to Operastar, and performed a duet with Villazón on "The Impossible Dream." … Read More

THIRTIES

2011 30 Years Old Campbell was married to Canadian actress Natasha Henstridge. Campbell and Henstridge married in a secret ceremony in February 2011. The couple filed for divorce in July 2013.
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