- Full Name Philip C. Winchester
- Occupation Actor
- Nationality American
- Birthplace Montana, USA
- Birth Date Mar 24, 1981
- Age 40 Years, 10 Months
Philip Winchester | BiographyTo date, Philip Winchester has done four projects with the director, writer, and producer MJ Basset
Winchester is famous for his role in the action-adventure series, 'Strike Back.' The show initially began in 2010. It also starred Sullivan Stapleton alongside Winchester, laying the foundation stone for the two to become a beloved action duo of Hollywood, despite criticisms about the pairing.
Philip C. Winchester is an American actor.
Who is Philip Winchester?
Philip C. Winchester, popularly known as Philip Winchester, is an American actor and producer. He was born on 24 March 1981 in Montana, USA. He is 40 as of 2021. He studied at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts.
Winchester is popularly recognized for his work in The Patriot, The Hi-Line, LD 50 Lethal Dose, CSI: Miami, King Lear, Strike Back, In My Sleep, The Heart of the Earth, Alice, and Shaking Dream Land.
Winchester was discovered for an actor’s role in Montana when The Patriot was casting locally. For this movie, he also received an award for the supporting role when he was 14.
Winchester has played the character of Peter Stone in four different television series; Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in 1999, Chicago P.D. in 2014, Chicago Med in 2015, and Chicago Justice in 2017.
Additionally, he is famous for his role in the series Strike Back. The show initially began in 2010. The show also starred Sullivan Stapleton alongside Winchester, laying the foundation stone for the two to become a beloved action duo of Hollywood, despite criticisms about the pairing. In the series, Winchester played the role of Sergeant Michael Stonebridge, while Stapleton played the role of Damian Scott. The series was shot in South Africa, and the genre was focused on 80s action movies. The show officially ended in 2020.
In 2020, Winchester was cast in the American action thriller Rogue. Winchester played the role of Joey Kasinski. The movie also starred other actors such as Megan Fox, who played the role of Samantha O’Hara, Jessica Sutton as Asilia Wilson, and Isabel Bassett as Tessa.
To date, Winchester has done four projects with MJ Basset. Bassett is an English director, writer, and producer who have directed movies such as Solomon Kane, Rogue, and Strike Back. The two became friends in 2003 2004 while auditioning for the movie Lab Rats. Unfortunately, the movie did not happen, but the two remained friends, and eventually, MJ invited Winchester to be a cast of Solomon Kane.
Recently, Winchester was seen in the 2021 movie Endangered Species where he played the role of Jack Halsey.
He is set to appear in the romantic comedy feature film, A Week in Paradise. The movie also features Malin Akerman, Connie Nielsen, and Jack Donnelly.
Wife and Children
Philip Winchester tied the knot with his long-term girlfriend, Megan Coughlin, in 2008. The couple has been dating since high school. They first met in their hometown of Belgrade, Montana.
The couple has two children, a daughter, Charlie, born in 2015, and a son, Jaymes, born in February 2019. In an interview with Vulkan Magazine, Winchester shared his bond with the family. He also expressed gratitude towards having his wife with him.