Roger Phillips

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Roger Phillips
First appearance "Hello Roger" (1980)
Last appearance "Passages Part 2" (1984)
Created by Garry Marshall
Portrayed by Ted McGinley
Information
Nickname(s) unknown
Gender Male
Occupation Teacher and Coach at Jefferson High School
Family Unnamed Mother
Unnamed Father
Flip Phillips (brother)
Spouse(s) unknown
Children unknown
Relatives Marion Cunningham (aunt)
Howard Cunningham (uncle)
Richie Cunningham (cousin)
Joanie Cunningham (cousin)
Chuck Cunningham (cousin)

Roger "Coach" Phillips is a fictional character on Happy Days[1] played by Ted McGinley. He is the nephew of Howard and Marion Cunningham and a teacher and basketball coach at Jefferson High School in Milwaukee. The character of Roger helped fill the void left by the departure of Richie Cunningham who left to join the army (Richie was played by Ron Howard, who left the series to pusue a directing career). Roger was a recurring character in seasons 8-9 and joined the main cast in season 10 and stayed until the series finale in season 11.

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