Jeff Daniel Phillips

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Jeff Daniel Phillips
Born Jeffrey Daniel Phillips
Chicago, Illinois
Occupation Actor, Filmmaker
Years active 1991-present

Jeffrey Daniel Phillips is an American actor, screenwriter and film director.

Career[edit]

He is best known for playing a caveman in a popular series of GEICO commercials.[1] He played the part of Maurice in the short lived Cavemen sitcom on ABC.[2] Other credits to him are Hide (2003), for which he was the director, producer, and co-author in addition to being a cast member; parts in Sneakers and Rob Zombie's Halloween II as Uncle Seymour,[3] The Lords of Salem[4] and 31;[5] and roles in TV series Flaked, Arrest and Trial, Philly, and Profiler. He appeared in the second season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as David Angar, the Marvel Cinematic Universe version of Angar the Screamer.

Selected filmography[edit]

Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
1991 Son of Darkness: To Die For II Policeman Uncredited
1992 Sneakers Playtronics Perimeter Guard
Peephole Psychological Mugger
2003 Hide Larkin Short film
2006 Unknown Iron Cross
2007 Zodiac Informant Uncredited
2009 Elsewhere Officer Berg
Halloween II Howard / Uncle Seymour Coffins
Convict Deputy Larson
2010 Holiday with Mommy Uncle Seymour Short film
Faster Cohort #2
A Sweet Set Uncle Coffins Short film
Errand_boy Benny Short film
2012 The Lords of Salem Herman 'Whitey' Salvador
2013 Carlos Spills the Beans Stosh
Glow Roland Short film
2014 Dr. Jeckel and Mr. Coffins Mr. Coffins Short film
2015 We Found Footage Steven Short film
The Weight of Blood and Bones Sol White Short film
Freaks of Nature Actor Uncredited
2016 Irwindale Kirby Reed Short film
31 Roscoe Pepper
Happy Birthday Frank Zappa
There Shall Come Angels Bearded Man Short film
2017 Burning Dog Oliver
Psychopaths Storyteller
The Ice Cream Truck Delivery Man
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
1997 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction Homeless Man 1 episode (segment: "Candlestick")
Profiler Dan Torpton Episode: "Primal Scream"
2000 Arrest & Trial Jason Brumwell Episode: "Dari Mart Death"
2001 Philly Witness Episode: "Philly Folly"
2006 Standoff Neil Van Sickle Episode: "Heroine"
2007–2008 Cavemen Maurice Main cast
2009 Trust Me Hal the Blind Date Episode: "What's the Rush?"
2010 CSI: Miami Photo Assistant Episode: "L.A."
2014 Futurestates The Foreman Episode: "As You Were"
2015 Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. David Angar Episode: "One of Us"
2016 Westworld Tenderloin 4 episodes
2016–2017 Flaked Uno 3 episodes
2017 APB Duke Johnson Episode: "Fueling Fires"
Claws Circus 3 episodes
2017–2018 The Gifted Tex / Fade Recurring

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schneider, Michael (2007-03-01). "ABC developing 'Cavemen'". Variety. Retrieved 2016-07-15.
  2. ^ Ostrand, Maggie Van. "Geico Cavemen". Film School Rejects. Archived from the original on April 17, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-14.
  3. ^ "'31' Adds Jeff Daniel Phillips to Rob Zombie's Slasher". Bloody Disgusting. 2015-03-22. Retrieved 2016-07-15.
  4. ^ Dickson, Evan (March 23, 2012). "A Look At Jeff Daniel Phillips In 'The Lords Of Salem'". Bloody Disgusting. Retrieved March 17, 2018.
  5. ^ Squires, John (2015-03-22). "Lords of Salem Star Jeff Daniel Phillips Joins Rob Zombie's 31 - Dread Central". Dread Central. Retrieved 2016-07-15.

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