Talent . Short Film Producer/Marketer
UC-Davis Acting MFA
Now appearing in a 5 time OSCAR nominated Darren Aronofsky directed USFDA promo, Phillip E. Walker earned his MFA in residence with the TONY awarded San Francisco Mime Troupe before playing in nearly 600 different engagements during his first 4 Tinsel Town years. With PhilE soon to appear co-starring opposite 5 time Academy Award nominated Amy Adams in her HBO-TV mini-series Sharp Objects, he was last seen theatrically co-starring opposite Dan Stevens in episode #207 of the hot Marvel Television Legion series on FX. As well, Phil co-starred as the lead’s father in Academy nominated John Singleton’s hit FX-TV series Snowfall and was an Adult Swim-TV Tim and Eric’s Bedtime Stories comic co-star.
Offering only a glimpse of the same during the Superbowl #LII halftime show, Justin Timberlake and dancers opened the 89th OSCAR presentation busting #DoThePhilip moves (http://DoThePhilip.com), taken from Phil’s official music video florist principal dancer performance in the GRAMMY, PEOPLE’S CHOICE Favorite Song, iHEART Radio Song of the Year, etc. awarded, plus 2017 OSCAR & 2016 MTV MVA Song of the Summer nominated DreamWorks “Trolls” movie theme song “Can’t Stop The Feeling!”. Having opened 2018 as the lead in Skx's "Weekend Superstars" https://www.rivnow.com/programs/music-video-skx-weekend-superstars?autoplay=true, to date Hollywood Actor Jobs Sherpa Walker has performed in eighty-three (83) music videos including Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk" & Kendrick Lamar's "I", he was the 2nd person to appear in Beyonce's long form music video "Lemonade" and he can now be seen in J. Cole's "ATM", the first music video from the new streaming record breaking album - "KOD".
Having acted in at least one commercial, industrial, promo , etc. and/or made a commercial live personal appearance every month since June of 2015, including currently airing commercials for State Farm, Jimmy John's, Nike & Popeye's, last year Phillip Eugene Walker shot again with La La Land OSCAR winning cinematographer Linus Sandgren. This time their hour long filming was in solo close-up for the “Heineken 0.0 | Ode to Openness | Open to All" Russian & European market product launch commercial campaign. Therein, Phillip E is the ping pong playing athlete at https://youtu.be/-4gt0stlpK8.
Further, during January 2017 alone Mr. Walker appeared as a Big Sean dancer on NBC-TV’s “Ellen DeGeneres Show” (record People Choice awarded) and spoke on the ABC-TV “To Tell The Truth” 2nd season premiere promo (https://youtu.be/GS5R5cI7lPI) hosted by three time Emmy Award nominated Anthony Anderson. With Phil's TTTT Barney the Purple Dinosaur impostor #207 episode appearance having first aired 1/29/17, he was also seen on 2017's Friday the 13th guest-starring as a Discovery ID-TV “Wives With Knives - Shear Rage” husband.
Additionally, Phillip modeled as Shaman Tensay for the “Far Cry Primal” video game.
Worldwide screening short films also being marketed by this actor turned producer include three comedies: André Campbell’s Lew’s Up First http://www.LewUpFirst.com which currently airs on local Network TV affiliates Nationwide for http://Badamitv.com's African American Short Films TV series; the May 5, 2018 Harlem International Film Festival's WORLD PREMIERE followed by India's eXpression Film Festival International Premiere of World Film Fair 2018 Best Director Ron Duncan’s The Hip-Hop Kid http://Hip-HopKid.com which is available for Black History Month celebrations in February 2019 and beyond; Mr. Campbell’s Twinkies & Root Beer http://TwinkiesAndRootBeer.com, a faith-based short which will partner with Phillip’s upcoming KINDNESS ACTIVITY GUIDE youth development program offering at http://KindnessActivity.com be released February 23, 2019 as part of the public Grand Opening of Rancho Cucamonga's Solamonte Movie Theaters http://SolamonteTheater.com.
With its May 20, 2017 Vietnam World Premiere and the next day’s Official Worldwide Release at the 70th Festival de Cannes 2017 Short Film Corner, Phillip Eugene plays the http://DarkroomMovie.net lead in his most successful of fifty short films shot since April of 2015. Being David Schell's Junior student project, Darkroom has 14 film festival acknowledgments from 58+ selections in 14 countries on 6 continents plus 14 United States including Scotland's Edinburgh Festival Fringe plus Hollywood’s TCL Chinese 6 Theatre where it opened 2018 launching the African American Drama Company’s 40th Anniversary Phillip E. Walker Short Film Acting Retrospective Series at the Indie Night Film Festival.
Walker has several other Entertainer.Academy films in development including his much anticipated, controversial narrative documentary short film Gettin' Paid, Tata Walker's light-hearted student film http://GodsGiftToComedians.com plus two dark comedies: Justine J. Hall's I’m Out Bitches and White Supremacy by Lonnie Ford. Additionally, Walker will star in Rocco Bovo's Tinsel Town labor documentary film Hollywood's Finest plus in Ryan Stevens Harris' strong image filled feature which was actually shot on film - Moon Garden.
The author of http://EntryLevelActing.LA, who leads the Feb. 16-24, 2019 Entering Hollywood ACTOR INTENSIVE Residency found at http://ActorIntensive.com, Phillip Walker just LOVES acting full-time in Hollywood and the World, while producing and teaching on the side!