Daniel Henshall

Daniel Henshall is an Australian stage, film and television actor best known for his portrayal as serial killer John Bunting in the film Snowtown and as Caleb Brewster in the AMC series Turn: Washington's Spies.

The Babadook (2014)

A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Kent
CAST:  Essie Davis  •  Noah Wiseman  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Hayley McElhinney

A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Kent
CAST:  Essie Davis  •  Noah Wiseman  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Hayley McElhinney

Any Questions for Ben? (2012)

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For 27-year-old Ben, life couldn't be better. A well paid job, friends, parties, girls and nothing to tie him down. But when he is invited back to his old school to join several other ex-students including Alex and Jim in talking about their personal achievements, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Sitch
CAST:  Josh Lawson  •  Rachael Taylor  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Christian Clark

For 27-year-old Ben, life couldn't be better. A well paid job, friends, parties, girls and nothing to tie him down. But when he is invited back to his old school to join several other ex-students including Alex and Jim in talking about their personal achievements, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Sitch
CAST:  Josh Lawson  •  Rachael Taylor  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Christian Clark

Around the Block (2013)

A young Aboriginal boy is torn between his unexpected love of acting and the disintegration of his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sarah Spillane
CAST:  Christina Ricci  •  Jack Thompson  •  Damian Walshe-Howling  •  Matt Nable

A young Aboriginal boy is torn between his unexpected love of acting and the disintegration of his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sarah Spillane
CAST:  Christina Ricci  •  Jack Thompson  •  Damian Walshe-Howling  •  Matt Nable

Snowtown (2011)

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Based on true events, 16 year-old Jamie falls in with his mother's new boyfriend and his crowd of self-appointed neighborhood watchmen, a relationship that leads to a spree of torture and murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Justin Kurzel
CAST:  Lucas Pittaway  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Louise Harris  •  Frank Cwertniak

Based on true events, 16 year-old Jamie falls in with his mother's new boyfriend and his crowd of self-appointed neighborhood watchmen, a relationship that leads to a spree of torture and murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Justin Kurzel
CAST:  Lucas Pittaway  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Louise Harris  •  Frank Cwertniak

These Final Hours (2014)

What would you do on the last day on Earth? With the end of the world only hours away, the self-absorbed James heads to the ultimate party-to-end-all-parties. On his way there, he saves the life of a young girl named Rose who is searching desperately for her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Zak Hilditch
CAST:  Nathan Phillips  •  Angourie Rice  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Jessica De Gouw

What would you do on the last day on Earth? With the end of the world only hours away, the self-absorbed James heads to the ultimate party-to-end-all-parties. On his way there, he saves the life of a young girl named Rose who is searching desperately for her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Zak Hilditch
CAST:  Nathan Phillips  •  Angourie Rice  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Jessica De Gouw

Fell (2014)

A stunning debut by Australian director Kasimir Burgess, Fell is an entrancing and enigmatic drama - a dreamlike, visually resplendent tale of nature, revenge and redemption. While on a camping trip, Thomas' only daughter, Lara, is killed by a logging truck in a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kasimir Burgess
CAST:  Matt Nable  •  Daniel Henshall

A stunning debut by Australian director Kasimir Burgess, Fell is an entrancing and enigmatic drama - a dreamlike, visually resplendent tale of nature, revenge and redemption. While on a camping trip, Thomas' only daughter, Lara, is killed by a logging truck in a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kasimir Burgess
CAST:  Matt Nable  •  Daniel Henshall

They Call Him Mister Babadook: The Making of The Babadook (2015)

A short documentary about the making of Jennifer Kent's 'The Babadook'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Andersson
CAST:  Jennifer Kent  •  Essie Davis  •  Hayley McElhinney  •  Daniel Henshall

A short documentary about the making of Jennifer Kent's 'The Babadook'.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Andersson
CAST:  Jennifer Kent  •  Essie Davis  •  Hayley McElhinney  •  Daniel Henshall

Okja (2017)

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bong Joon-ho
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Paul Dano  •  Ahn Seo-hyun  •  Jake Gyllenhaal

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bong Joon-ho
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Paul Dano  •  Ahn Seo-hyun  •  Jake Gyllenhaal

Ghost in the Shell (2017)

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In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rupert Sanders
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Michael Pitt  •  Pilou Asbæk  •  Chin Han

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rupert Sanders
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Michael Pitt  •  Pilou Asbæk  •  Chin Han

Skin (2019)

A destitute young man, raised by racist skinheads and notorious among white supremacists, turns his back on hatred and violence to transform his life, with the help of a black activist and the woman he loves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Nattiv
CAST:  Jamie Bell  •  Danielle Macdonald  •  Bill Camp  •  Daniel Henshall

A destitute young man, raised by racist skinheads and notorious among white supremacists, turns his back on hatred and violence to transform his life, with the help of a black activist and the woman he loves.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Guy Nattiv
CAST:  Jamie Bell  •  Danielle Macdonald  •  Bill Camp  •  Daniel Henshall

Acute Misfortune (2018)

The film adaptation of Erik Jensen's award-winning biography of Adam Cullen is the story of the biographer and his subject, as it descends into a dependent and abusive relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas M. Wright
CAST:  Daniel Henshall  •  Toby Wallace  •  Gillian Jones  •  Genevieve Lemon

The film adaptation of Erik Jensen's award-winning biography of Adam Cullen is the story of the biographer and his subject, as it descends into a dependent and abusive relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas M. Wright
CAST:  Daniel Henshall  •  Toby Wallace  •  Gillian Jones  •  Genevieve Lemon

Measure for Measure (2020)

An improbable love affair flares up between Karima, a modern Muslim girl, and Claudio, a local musician, in Melbourne's most notorious housing estate, where ruthless gangs rule, drug abuse spreads and racial tension grows.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Ireland
CAST:  Hugo Weaving  •  Harrison Gilbertson  •  Mark Leonard Winter  •  Megan Smart

An improbable love affair flares up between Karima, a modern Muslim girl, and Claudio, a local musician, in Melbourne's most notorious housing estate, where ruthless gangs rule, drug abuse spreads and racial tension grows.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Ireland
CAST:  Hugo Weaving  •  Harrison Gilbertson  •  Mark Leonard Winter  •  Megan Smart

A Sunburnt Christmas (2020)

A single mother and her kids are doing it tough on their outback farm - until a runaway criminal dressed as Santa Claus crashes into their property, and their lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christiaan Van Vuuren
CAST:  Daniel Henshall  •  Lena Nankivell  •  Eaden McGuinness  •  Tatiana Goode

A single mother and her kids are doing it tough on their outback farm - until a runaway criminal dressed as Santa Claus crashes into their property, and their lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christiaan Van Vuuren
CAST:  Daniel Henshall  •  Lena Nankivell  •  Eaden McGuinness  •  Tatiana Goode

Catch the Fair One (2022)

A Native American boxer embarks on the fight of her life when she goes in search of her missing sister.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josef Wladyka
CAST:  Kali Reis  •  Mainaku Borrero  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Michael Drayer

A Native American boxer embarks on the fight of her life when she goes in search of her missing sister.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Josef Wladyka
CAST:  Kali Reis  •  Mainaku Borrero  •  Daniel Henshall  •  Michael Drayer