Ethan Phillips Biography

Birthday: 1955-02-08
Place of Birth: Garden City, Long Island
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
Wiki Biography: Ethan Phillips was born on February 8, 1955 in Garden City, Long Island, New York as the only boy of six children. He graduated from Boston University with a degree in English Literature and received a Masters Degree in Fine Arts from Cornell University. He began his acting career on stage in both Broadway and off-Broadway shows, most recently appearing in the premier of David Mamet's "November" with Nathan Lane at Broadway's Ethyl Barrymore. Also in New York, "My Favorite Year" at Lincoln Center, "Measure for Measure" for the NYSF, "Lips Togther Teeth Apart" for Manhattan Theatre Club, and "Modigliani" at the Astor Place, as well as new works for Playwrites Horizons, Ensemble Studio Theatre, the Hudson Guild Theatre, the American Jewish Theatre, and many others. During his comprehensive acting career, he also played leading roles for many of the major regional theaters around the country such as San Diego Old Globe, Seattle Rep, Alaska Rep, Actors' Theatre of Louisville, Mark Taper Forum, Baltimore Center Stage, the Geffen in Los Angeles, Pasadena Playhouse, Westport Country Playhouse, the McCarter Theatre, and the Boston Shakespeare Company. He spent ten summers at the Sundance Theatre Lab and is a co-founder of First Stage in Los Angeles, which has been developing new plays for over twenty years. Phillips has been on several popular TV shows and movies, including five seasons on "Benson" (1979), and seven seasons on "Star Trek: Voyager" (1995). He has been a guest star on scores of other television shows. Ethan has appeared in many feature films and award winning shorts and has an active voice-over career. Phillips is also a playwright and an author. His original play, "Penguin Blues" has been produced more than 150 times throughout USA and Canada.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Benson Peter 'Pete' John Downey 1979 - 1986 Comedy
Lean on Me 1989 Action
Star Trek Voyager Neelix 1995 Action
Star Trek: Voyager Neelix 1999 - 2000 Action
For Richer or For Poorer Jerry - Good Guys Realty 2012 Comedy
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Critters 1986 Sport, Game Show, 0, 0, Reality Tv
Lean On Me 1989
Bloodhounds of Broadway 1989 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Green Card 1991 Comedy, Romance, Drama
The Man Without a Face 1993 Drama
For Richer or Poorer 1997 Comedy
Governmentia Agent Larry Cornbloom 2005
Cerebral Print: The Secret Files Agent larry cornbloom 2005 Action, Adventure
The Island 2005 Action, Sci Fi, Thriller
Chestnut: Hero of Central Park Marty 2006 Family
California Dreaming Wayne Porter 2007 Comedy
Big Game Mr. Foxx 2008 Action, Drama, Thriller
Trim Sid 2010 Comedy, Crime, Drama
PrimeMates Clint 2010 Comedy, Drama
Dahmer vs. Gacy X-13 2010 Action, Comedy, Horror
A Night at the Silent Movie Theater Carlos 2012 Comedy
Coffin Baby Bob 2013 Horror
Treasure Chest of Horrors II Son 2013 Comedy, Horror, Thriller
RockBarnes: The Emperor in You Bernard D. Madoff 2013 Comedy
Inside Llewyn Davis Mitch Gorfein 2013 Drama, Music
The Adventures of RoboRex Randy Jenkins / Professor Apocalypse 2014 0, 0
Audrey Donny 2014 Comedy
Irrational Man Dad 2015