Daniel Annie Pope rose to fame with his role in director Gokul's Idharkuthaane Aasaipatti Balakumara starring Vijay Sethupathi, Nandita, Ashwin Kakumanu and Swathi Reddy in lead roles. He then appeared in the second season of Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2. However, Daniel got eliminated midway and since then he had been busy with films in the Tamil film industry. Recently, Daniel made headlines for all the wrong reasons. Several girls, who are in school, have levelled sexual harassment charges against him. His lawyer Rahuman has issued a statement on behalf of his client Daniel Annie Pope.
The statement read, "My client states that for the past four days there is a rumour spreading over in social media like Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, etc., about my client which is fake, baseless and vague allegations against him. My client further states that you are all working to damage his reputation in society by using defamatory words. Therefore, I hereby call upon you all to withdraw all the allegations, memes, videos which were uploaded against my client immediately from social media otherwise my client will be initiating a criminal complaint in the cyber cell, Chennai and file a defamation case against you and liable to face consequences thereof (sic)."