Comedy Clubs to corporate events award winning Phil is the comedian for all occasions. Phil`s act has taken him to some weird & wonderful places, from a scout hut in Unst in the Shetland Isles to a portacabin on mount Alice in the Falkland Islands, basically he`ll go anywhere for a laugh! He even once performed in a theater in Sarajevo to an audience of wartime soldiers on standby to which he describes, “I`ve played to some tough crowds in my time but they where never armed to the teeth with machine guns before, thank God they liked me!
His act has become a firm favorite with the armed forces & has seen him touring places as far afield as The Falkland Islands, Kosovo, Kuwait, Bosnia & Germany, appearing with such megastars as eighties icons Tony Hadley & Bucks Fizz!
Phil started his career on the tough holiday park circuit working for the likes of Butlins & Pontins & abroad for Airtours & Thomson. He then went on to tour as support act for the likes of Superstar singer Michael Ball & legendary Welshman Max Boyce.
In the last couple of years Phil has turned his attentions to the Comedy Club scene & has made several successful appearances at The Comedy Store where he was recently voted City Life Comedian of the year, Previous winners include Peter Kay & Steve Coogan. As well as regular gigs at the Comedy Store he can be seen at most of the leading Comedy clubs throughout the country including:Jongleurs,The Glee, The Buzz, The Frog and Bucket & Rawhide.
Phil`s television credits to date include, Granada TV`s The Comedians ,Talking telephone numbers, Live at Jongleurs, The Big Stage, & more recently Today with Des & Mel where he has since been asked back to appear three times!
As well as performing his standup Phil also works as a voice over artiste. After being approached at a recent gig by a producer from the legendary Cosgrove Hall Films who was impressed with his talents for mimicry he was asked to work for them on their new cartoon series The Oddkinsons in conjunction with Manchester United football team! of whom Phil is a life long fan & season ticket holder.
Phil has also appeared in Pantomime after being asked by Stageworks world wide productions to star as Buttons in Cinderella on Ice at King Georges Hall, Blackburn.He has since appeared in several productions including Jack & the Beanstalk,Dick Whittington,Aladdin & Sleeping beauty.His association with Stageworks continued this year when he performed as host of Mystique at Blackpool Pleasure beach.
His great act, along with his warm personality charm (& great looks!) has made Phil one of the most sought after comics around today.