Australia has exported some of the world's sexiest men -- Hugh Jackman, Simon Baker, Alex O' Loughlin, Chris Hemsworth, Sullivan Stapleton and daytime's own Daniel Goddard, who joined the cast of "The Young and the Restless" in January 2007 as Cane Ashby.Goddard left Australia in 1996 and spent two years working on archaeological digs in Mongolia, Tunisia, Liberia and Portugal.Odd jobs: "I was a cloakroom attendant, I was a hotel front desk receptionist, I packed supermarket shelves between midnight to 5 a.m., I dug holes for a landscaping company, and I did construction for a while."9. Favorite Cane storyline: "I enjoyed the ' Out of the Ashes' storyline they did in 2007, where you got to see the physical dynamic side of Cane. Pet peeves: "I am not a big fan of people who say one thing and do another. His character, Cane: "I like the fact that he is loyal. That being said, I very much enjoyed the romance between Cane and Lily, which dealt with the age factor between him and her. I am a say-what-you-mean-and-mean-what-you-say kind of guy. I find it very difficult to take things personally. Don't hide it and smolder and be one way or another. Australia has exported some of the world's sexiest men -- Hugh Jackman, Simon Baker, Alex O' Loughlin, Chris Hemsworth, Sullivan Stapleton and daytime's own Daniel Goddard, who joined the cast of "The Young and the Restless" in January 2007 as Cane Ashby.
You get to know a lot about a man by his father."11. I am a jeans and T-shirt kind of guy, but I always wear my Blundstones."23.
Nicknames can be derogatory or liberating and empowering, but I didn't get one."5: High school: "I was a geeky kid. I have a black belt in Tai Kwan Do, so I am good at sports, but it wasn't my get down as much as the academic side was."6: Now: I am still a geek at heart. I think I am a jack of all trades, master of none, which is good in many ways and bad in others because you never peak at one thing magnificently. First break: "I did the musical ' South Pacific.' It had been touring the country and was at a 3,000 or 4,000-seat theater.
I left acting school to do it, so it was the first acting job I got paid for."8. Favorite quote: "Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore" -- Andre Gide26.
Goddard posted a picture of himself sitting in the emergency room with his arm in a sling, and looking absolutely miserable (not that we blame him.) “The Young and the Restless fan fave captioned the photo, Broke my elbow filming a fight on the set.
I am so bummed out.” Daniel’s fans flooded social media and Twitter with well wishes for the Cane Ashby portrayer – and then the speculation began.