Lou Diamond Phillips

Lou Diamond Phillips

actor, director, writer

Lou Diamond Phillips was born on Feb 17, 1962 in Philippines. Lou Diamond Phillips's big-screen debut came with Time Bomb directed by Paul Krasny in 1984, strarring Terrorist (uncredited). Lou Diamond Phillips is known for Prodigal Son directed by Adam Kane, Tom Payne stars as Malcolm Bright and Lou Diamond Phillips as Gil Arroyo. Lou Diamond Phillips has got 10 awards and 8 nominations so far. The most recent award Lou Diamond Phillips achieved is Indie Series Awards. The upcoming new tvshow Lou Diamond Phillips plays is Firebuds - Season 2 which will be released on Sep 21, 2022.

Louis Diamond Phillips is an American actor and film director. His breakthrough came when he starred as Ritchie Valens in the biographical drama film La Bamba (1987). For Stand and Deliver (1988), Phillips was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and won an Independent Spirit Award. Phillips made his Broadway debut with the 1996 revival of The King and I, earning a Tony Award nomination for his portrayal of King Mongkut of Siam. Phillips' other notable films include Young Guns (1988), Young Guns II (1990), Courage Under Fire (1996), The Big Hit (1998), Brokedown Palace (1999), Che (2008), and The 33 (2015). In the television series Longmire, he played a main character named Henry Standing Bear. He played New York City Police Lieutenant Gil Arroyo on Prodigal Son on FOX from 2019 to 2021.

  • Birthday

    Feb 17, 1962
  • Place of Birth

    Subic Bay Naval Base, Olongapo City, Zambales, Philippines
  • Also known

    Лу Даймонд Филлипс, Lou Diamond Upchurch, Lou Diamond, Louis Gem Phips

Known For


10 wins & 8 nominations

Indie Series Awards
Best Guest Actor - Drama
Winner - ISA
Conversations in L.A. (2017)
Lady Filmmakers Film Festival
Feature Film
Winner - Best Supporting Actor
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows