Daniel is a Los Angeles based costume designer, wardrobe stylist and creature fabricator.    

"We tell stories through costume; each character is an opportunity to deepen our understanding and bring the imaginary to life."

Previous Work

What Would Diplo Do? (6 Episodes)- VICELAND 2017

Young Caesar (Opera)- Los Angeles Philharmonic @ Walt Disney Concert Hall 2017

The Boonies (12 Episodes)- Kids At Play 2016

The League: season 7 (13 Epidsodes)- FXX 2015

Dave Made A Maze (Feature), dir. Bill Watterson 2015

The Hot Wives of Las Vegas (7 Episodes) - Hulu, Unidentified North American Ape Pictures 2015

Newsreaders: Season 2, 14 episodes - Adult Swim, Abominable Pictures 2014

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart - Danny Trejo Immigration Segment, Comedy Central 2014

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver - HBO: 

    Season 1, Ep. 20 Civil Forfeiture, 2014

    Season 2, Ep. 1 Marketing to Doctors, 2015                

We’re Trying (Short) - Unidentified N. American Ape Pics, dir. Paul Scheer 2014

Infomercial Parodies for Adult Swim (Searching for Miracle Man, The Book of Christ, Frank Pierre’s Resort and Casino, Smart Pipe, Salad Mixxxer, Alpha Chow, Fartcopter, Goth Fitness) - Abominable Pictures 2014

Future Phone (Short) - Just Chorizo, dir. Henry Saine 2013

Bounty Killer (Feature) - Arc Entertainment, dir. Henry Saine 2013

The Bureau:XCOM Declassified "The Burn Room" (Commercial) - 2KGames,    dir. Henry Hobson 2013

Sigur Ros "Brennisteinn" (Music Video) - Legs Media, dir. Andrew Thomas Huang 2013

Father Tiger "First Love" (Music Video)- Fly Paper Ent., dir. Michael Medico 2013

Purina Beneful (Commercial) - The 7th Floor, 2012

Disavowed (Short) - Maniacal Wombat Prod., dir. Amanda Jaros 2011

The Life (Stella Adler Theater) - Jaxx Theatricals, dir. Joe Greene 2009

Specialty Costume Fabrication

Project Manager/Lead Fabricator at Le Chef Costumier May 2010- August 2013

Specializing in walk-around character costumes, large puppets and creative props. Primary clients include: Disney, DreamWorks, Universal Studios.


Swift and successful with a moving target and an enthusiastic creative problem solver. Capable of coordinating and supervising an entire wardrobe/fabrication department from development to wrap.  Collaboration with production team and practical application of conceptual design, project management, new character development, prototype engineering, Photoshop, Illustrator, foam fabrication and sculpting, 3D and flat patterning, cutting and draping, machine stitching and hand sewing, detail oriented head finishing and refurbishing, puppet animation and rigging, electrical wiring, molding and casting, painting/airbrush, dyeing and distressing, millinery, props, fittings and alterations, costume maintenance. 

BA Theater Arts - Occidental College 2008


Mirena Rada, Costume Designer (Avenue Q and Disney) 949.525.2022

Samantha Olsson Shear, Producer - Kickstart Productions. 310.264.1757

Henry Saine, Film Director - Just Chorizo Productions. 310.709.9813

Jason Vaughan, Owner of Le Chef Costumier Inc. 818.433.2848

Tom Slotten, Faculty/Designer at Occidental College. 818.462.1706