Daniel Padilla belongs to a family of stars- the Padilla clan of celebrities. He was born as Daniel John Ford Padilla on April 26, 1995 to artists Rommel Padilla and Karla Estrada. His father, along with brothers Royette, Rustom (now BB Gandanghari), and Robin, was popular in the late 1980s and early 1990s for their action films. Daniel first appeared on television when he was 15 through the youth-oriented show Gimik 2010. He played the role of Daniel Ledesma and was paired with Julia Montes.