Lou Diamond Phillips

Actor / Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 02/17/1962 (59) | Subic Bay Naval Base, Olongapo City, Zambales, Philippines
Lou Diamond Phillips (né Upchurch; born February 17, 1962) 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 the Academy Award–nominated 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 Stand and Deliver (1988), Young Guns (1988), Young Guns II (1990), Courage Under Fire (1996), The Big Hit (1998), Brokedown Pala..."> ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Lou Diamond Phillips

Theatre World Award Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical

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Movies with Lou Diamond Phillips as Actor(79)

as Dr. Cruz2020 Adverse
as Johnny Kane2019 Big Kill
as Warden Tono2018 Urban Country
as Casper2017 Avenge the Crows
as Detective Simmons2017 Cop and a Half: New Recruit
as Gus2017 Quest
as Monsignor Renzulli2017 Created Equal
as Gunner2017 The Last Train
as Richard Ramirez2016 The Night Stalker
as Luis Urzua 'Don Lucho'2015 The 33
2015 Sky
as Colin2014 Sequoia
as Jose Tonorio2013 Filly Brown
as James Silo2013 Sanitarium
as Michael Edwards2011 Metal Tornado
as David2010 Takedown
as Garrett2010 The Invited
as Quirt Evans2009 Angel and the Badman
as Mario Monje2009 Che: Part Two
as Ray Russell2009 Love Takes Wing
as Sheriff Atlas2009 Carny
as Frank Hill2008 Never Forget
as Bobby Hattaway2008 Lone Rider
as Mayor Padial2008 Death Toll
as Dr. Daniel Winter2007 Termination Point
as Manny DeSilva2006 El Cortez
as Eugene "Vash" Vasher2006 Striking Range
as Doug2006 Fingerprints
as CWO James Chandler2005 Murder at the Presidio
as Alan Page2005 Gone but Not Forgotten
as Vic Holden2005 Alien Express
as Keenan Deerfield2004 The Trail to Hope Rose
as Walters2003 Absolon
as John Sanders2003 Red Water
as Wanda2003 Hollywood Homicide
as Jack Lucas2002 Malevolent
as Gregory2002 Stark Raving Mad
as Jack La Roca2001 Route 666
as Dirk Gueron2001 Knight Club
as Detective Nick Roos2001 Hangman
as William Dexter2000 A Better Way to Die
as Yerzy Penalosa2000 Supernova
as Officer Alfonso2000 Picking Up the Pieces
as Roy Knox1999 Brokedown Palace
as Sheriff Emmett Kimsey1999 Bats
as Cisco1998 The Big Hit
as uncredited1996 Hourglass
as Petey Martin1996 The Wharf Rat
as Staff Sergeant John Monfriez1996 Courage Under Fire
as Jack Ketchum1996 Undertow
as Mick Burroughs1994 Dangerous Touch
as Hassan1994 Boulevard
as Jesse Rainfeather1994 Sioux City
as Wheeler1994 Teresa's Tattoo
as Jeff Powers1993 Extreme Justice
as Agaguk1992 Shadow of the Wolf
as Officer Jim Chee1991 The Dark Wind
as Mitchell Osgood1991 Ambition
1991 Harley
as Det. Russell Logan1990 The First Power
as Jesus Fuentes1990 A Show of Force
as Jose Chavez y Chavez1990 Young Guns II
as Ray Forgy1989 Disorganized Crime
as Hank Storm1989 Renegades
as Jose Chavez y Chavez1988 Young Guns
as John Dakota1988 Dakota
as Angel Guzman1988 Stand and Deliver
as Ritchie Valens1987 La Bamba
as Tag1987 The Three Kings
as Punk no. 11985 Interface
as Terrorist1984 Time Bomb

TV Shows/Series with Lou Diamond Phillips as Actor(38)

as Tom Curry2020 Europe's Secret Armies
as Gil Arroyo2019 Prodigal Son
as Victor Delgado (voice)2016 Elena of Avalor
as Clint2016 The Ranch
as Saúl Guerrero2015 Blindspot
as himself2014 You're the Worst
as Jeff Romero2013 Brooklyn Nine-Nine
as Henry Standing Bear2012 Longmire
as Lincoln2010 Hawaii Five-0
as Louis Delgado2010 Blue Bloods
as Capone2009 The Beast
as David Telford2009 Stargate Universe
as himself2009 Cougar Town
as Gaez2007 Chuck
as Agent Spécial Lars Ewing2006 Psych
as Sheriff Clifford Mason2005 Criminal Minds
2005 Numb3rs
as Mark DeSalvo2001 24
1995 MADtv

Movies with Lou Diamond Phillips as Crew(6)

Directing/Director2009 Love Takes Wing
Directing/Director1994 Dangerous Touch
Writing/Writer1994 Dangerous Touch
Directing/Director1994 Sioux City
Writing/Screenplay1991 Ambition
Production/Associate Producer1988 Dakota

TV Shows/Series with Lou Diamond Phillips as Crew(3)

Directing/Director2013 Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Directing/Director2002 The Twilight Zone
Directing/Director1995 The Outer Limits

Additional Information

Full Name: Lou Upchurch
Born: Saturday, 02/17 1962 (February) in Naval Base Subic Bay (current age: 59 years + 64 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of Texas at Arlington, Flour Bluff High School
Spouses (current/former): Julie Cypher
Other names for Lou Diamond Phillips (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Лу Даймонд Филлипс"
"Lou Diamond Upchurch"
"Lou Diamond"
"Louis Gem Phips"
Lou Diamond Phillips frequently works together with these people:
Jennifer Esposito (9x, Actress)
Bruce Davison (8x, Actor)
Alan Ruck (8x, Actor)
Cybill Shepherd (8x, Actress)
Patrick Weil (8x, Cast)
Manny Coto (8x, Crew)
Bob Gunton (7x, Actor)
Xander Berkeley (7x, Actor)
Christine Lahti (7x, Actress)
Gary Basaraba (7x, Actor)
Joel Surnow (7x, Crew)
Kiefer Sutherland (6x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2132, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 03/26/2021