Philip Glenister

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  • Birth Name: Philip Haywood Glenister
  • Birth Place: Harrow, Middlesex, England
  • Profession: Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Trained as a draftsman after dropping out of college.
  • Actress Amanda Redman, his then-sister-in-law, encouraged his acting career and even prepped him for his audition to get into the Central School of Speech and Drama in London.
  • While studying at the Central School of Speech and Drama, he shared a flat with actor Jamie Glover and met his future wife, Beth Goddard, at Glover's birthday party in July 1997.
  • Wrote a book on 1970s and '80s culture, Things Ain't What They Used to Be, in 2008.
  • Patron of Momentum charity that helps children and the families of those children deal with cancer.

Relationships

  • Robert Glenister — Brother
  • Beth Goddard — Wife
  • Millie — Daughter
  • Charlotte — Daughter
  • John Glenister — Father
  • Joan Glenister — Mother

College

  • Central School of Speech and Drama, London, England

Details

  • Birth Name: Philip Haywood Glenister
  • Birth Place: Harrow, Middlesex, England
  • Profession: Actor

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