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Derek Phillips

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Birth Name: Derek Phillips

Born April 18, 1976 in Miami, FL, Derek Phillips earned a BFA in acting from Baylor University. After graduation, he began amassing theatrical experience in a variety of productions, including "The Glass Menagerie," "A Winter's Tale" and "Of Mice and Men." His first screen role came with a pair of appearances on the soap opera "Guiding Light" (CBS, 1952-2009), and he also booked a guest spot on "Prison Break" (Fox, 2005-09) as a cop. Phillips starred in the sci-fi-tinged horror film "Serum" (2006), but truly came to prominence when he was cast as Billy Riggins, older brother and guardian to Dillon Panthers fullback/running back Tim (Taylor Kitsch) on "Friday Night Lights" (NBC, 2006-2011).Continue Bio >>



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