Daniel Coll has played four minor roles on Coronation Street:
- A Desk Officer based at Manchester Airport in August 1994
- An Assessor who valued the Rovers at £60,000 in September 1998
- Solicitor Colin Applegate who represented Jim McDonald in November 2000
- A Removal Man in July 2006.
Having completed a three-year Acting course at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in 1983, his TV and film credits include roles in Braveheart, Heartbeat, Little Bird, Waterloo Road, Emmerdale and EastEnders, whilst on stage he has appeared in productions of Billy Liar, Pirates of Penzance, Wind in the Willows, South Pacific, Robin Hood, Billy Elliott the Musical in London's West End and the 1993-1994 UK tour of Les Misérables.
On the other side of the camera he directed, produced and co-wrote the musical Pinocchio and directed a new film version of Macbeth, released in 2012.