Winchester in April 2010
|Born||Philip C. Winchester
March 24, 1981
|Education||Belgrade High School|
|Alma mater||London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art|
|Occupation||Film, television and stage actor|
|Home town||Belgrade, Montana|
|Spouse(s)||Megan Coughlin (m. 2008)|
Philip C. Winchester (born March 24, 1981) is an American actor. He is known for his roles in The Patriot, The Hi-Line, LD 50 Lethal Dose, Thunderbirds, CSI: Miami, King Lear, Strike Back, Flyboys, In My Sleep, The Heart of the Earth and Shaking Dream Land.
Life and career
Winchester graduated from Belgrade High School in Belgrade, Montana in 1999. He then lived and worked in London, England (his mother's native country), attending the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA).
Winchester's acting career started with a small role in the 1998 film The Patriot, which was filmed in and around the towns of Bozeman and Ennis, Montana. After graduating from high school, he began to appear in plays, including King Lear (opposite Ian McKellen).
In 2003, he starred in the independent film The Telephone, which was filmed in Bristol and produced by Robert Finlay. In 2008, he was cast as Robinson Crusoe in the NBC action TV series Crusoe. In 2009, he was cast in Maneater, a Lifetime TV mini-series starring Sarah Chalke.
From 2010, he has played the role of Frank Stanton in the Fox TV series Fringe. From 2011, he has appeared as Leontes in the Starz series Camelot. Other credits include the second, third and fourth seasons of Strike Back, which aired on Sky1 in the UK and Cinemax in the US. The series follows the adventures of two Section 20 agents, Sgt. Michael Stonebridge (Winchester) and American former Delta Force officer Damien Scott (Sullivan Stapleton).
Winchester married his high school girlfriend, Megan Marie Coughlin (the sister of his childhood friend Matt Coughlin), in 2008.
- The Patriot (1998)
- The Hi-Line (1999)
- The Telephone (2003)
- Thunderbirds (2004)
- Shaking Dream Land (2006)
- Flyboys (2006)
- King Lear (2008)
- Crusoe (2008)
- Solomon Kane (2009)
- In My Sleep (2009)
- Alice (2009)
- Maneater (2009)
- A Walk in My Shoes (2010)
- Warehouse 13 (2010)
- Fringe (2010-11)
- Camelot (2011)
- Strike Back: Project Dawn (a.k.a. Strike Back) (2011)
- Strike Back: Vengeance (a.k.a. Strike Back 2) (2012)
- Strike Back: Shadow Warfare (a.k.a. Strike Back 3) (2013)
- "In My Sleep (2010): Movie Info and Reviews". Cinemamontreal.com. Retrieved December 10, 2011.
- "Crusoe's Philip Winchester Previews NBC's New Island Adventure - Today's News: Our Take". TVGuide.com. October 17, 2008. Retrieved December 10, 2011.
- "Philip Winchester Biography". Tvguide.com. Retrieved December 10, 2011.
- "NBC's Crusoe: Behind the Scenes in the Makeup Trailer". fring.com. Retrieved August 12, 2008.
- Crusoe: Bios Philip Winchester. NBC. Retrieved August 12, 2008.
- "Thunderbirds (2004): Movie Info and Reviews". Cinemamontreal.com. Retrieved December 10, 2011.
- "Shaking Dream Land (2006): Movie Info and Reviews". Cinemamontreal.com. Retrieved December 10, 2011.
- "Flyboys (2006): Movie Info and Reviews". Cinemamontreal.com. Retrieved December 10, 2011.
- "The Heart of the Earth (2007): Movie Info and Reviews". Cinemamontreal.com. Retrieved December 10, 2011.