Ceri Phillips

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Ceri Phillips
Born Ceri John Phillips
(1987-12-06) 6 December 1987 (age 27)
Swansea, Britain
Occupation Actor, writer, stand-up comic
Years active 2005–2011

Ceri John Phillips (born 6 December 1987 in Swansea, U.K.) is a Welsh-speaking British actor, writer and stand-up comic. He is best known for playing Ollie in BBC Three television sitcom, Coming of Age.

Early life and career[edit]

Ceri John Phillips was born in Britain on 6 December 1987, in Morriston in the seaport city of Swansea, where he was educated at the Ysgol Gyfun Gŵyr.[citation needed]

His first professional acting engagement was in the video for 2005 New Order single, "Waiting for the Sirens' Call". He is one of the main cast of BBC Three sitcom Coming of Age, appearing as Ollie in Series 1 (2008), Series 2 (2010) and Series 3 (2011). In March 2009[1][2] he appeared alongside the cast of Grownups as Ollie in a Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps Comic Relief Special which crossed over the three shows.[3]

He has also appeared in BBC television drama Casualty,[4] Welsh language drama Y Pris and Welsh language comedy 2 Dy a Ni.

Phillips is part of comedy group "Le 122", alongside co-creater, Stefan Pejic.

Personal life[edit]

Phillips is the grandson of Wittgensteinian philosopher Dewi Zephaniah Phillips.

List of credits[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes
2007
Casualty [4] Paul Murley
BBC One
Series 21, Episode 23 "The Silence of Friends"
2008
Coming of Age [1] Ollie
BBC Three
Series 1
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps Comic Relief Special [3] Ollie
BBC Three
"When Janet Met Michelle" Series 8, Episode 0
2010
Coming of Age [2] Ollie
BBC Three
Series 2
2011
Coming of Age Ollie
BBC Three
Series 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Coming of Age(2008)". Retrieved -13-01-2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ a b "Coming of Age(2010)". Retrieved -13-01-2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ a b "Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps(2009)". Retrieved -13-01-2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  4. ^ a b "Casualty(2007)". Retrieved -13-01-2010.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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