In an all-too rare Men Tell 'vlog', Dan talks honestly about growing up as a 'big guy' and enduring bullying, depression and even attempting suicide but how he has learned to find his own voice to help others.
Does any of what Dan talks about ring any bells with you? Has your size impacted your life, positively or negatively? How did you cope with it? Let us know in the comments below.
You can keep up-to-date with Dan on Twitter, where he's @therealDanshaw and if you need any voice work from a 'young Brian Blessed', just hit him up!