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Ethan Phillips

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, recently appearing in the premier of David Mamet's "November" with Nathan Lane at Broadway's Ethyl Barrymore and in the title character opposite Peter Dinklage in the all-male cast of "The Imaginary Invalid" for Bard College's SummerScape Festival 2012. Also in New York, "My Favorite Year" at Lincoln Center, "Measure for Measure" for the NYSF, "Lips Together 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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Feb 8, 1955 In Garden City, Long Island, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hart to Hart 1979-08-25
Latest Project:
Series Deadbeat 2014-04-09

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Known For
Poster of Star Trek: Voyager
Poster of Benson
Deadbeat Unknown 2014-04-09
Veep Unknown 2012-04-22
The Good Guys Unknown 2010-05-19
Rizzoli & Isles Unknown 2010-07-12
Castle Unknown 2009
Mental Unknown 2009-05-26
The Middle Unknown 2009-09-30
True Blood Unknown 2008-09-07
Eli Stone Unknown 2008-01-31
The Mentalist Unknown 2008-09-23
Cavemen Unknown 2007
Chuck Unknown 2007-09-24
Pushing Daisies Unknown 2007-10-03
Numb3rs Unknown 2005
The War at Home Unknown 2005-09-11
Criminal Minds Unknown 2005-09-22
Bones Unknown 2005-09-13
Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
Oliver Beene Unknown 2003-03-09
Las Vegas Unknown 2003-09-22
Arrested Development Unknown 2003-11-02
The Jamie Kennedy Experiment Unknown 2002-01-13
8 Simple Rules Unknown 2002-09-17
Star Trek: Enterprise Unknown 2001-09-26
Rocket Power Unknown 1999-08-16
From the Earth to the Moon Unknown 1998-04-05
Star Trek: Voyager Neelix 168 episodes, 1995-2001 1995-01-16
JAG Unknown 1995-09-23
Chicago Hope Unknown 1994-09-18
Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
NYPD Blue Unknown 1993-09-21
Rugrats Unknown 1991-08-11
Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Murphy Brown Unknown 1988-11-14
Werewolf Unknown 1987-07-11
Star Trek: The Next Generation Unknown 1987-09-26
L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Hart to Hart Unknown 1979-08-25
Benson Peter 'Pete' John Downey 96 episodes, 1980-1985 1979-09-13