Bobbie Phillips Wiki
Bobbie Phillips Bio
|Bobbie Phillips was born on 29th January 1968. She is an American actress, animal advocate, hotelier and entrepreneur, based out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.|
|Bobbie Phillips Age||She was born on 29th January 1968 (age 46) in Charleston, South Carolina, United States|
|Bobbie Phillips Husband||Anthony Filipetto (2000-present)|
|Bobbie Phillips Children||Mark Filipetto|
|Bobbie Phillips Net Worth||$ 60 Million|
Bobbie Phillips Career
Bobbie Jeanette Phillips was born in Charleston, South Carolina. She moved to Hollywood in 1990 and began working in television soon after. Her first acting job was guest starring with Halle Berry on the science-fiction Fox comedy. They Came from Outer Space. Phillips was also a sought-after fitness and swimsuit model. Canadian bodybuilder and entrepreneur Joe Weider placed her under contract. During this time she was used in advertising campaigns, as a spokesmodel, appearing on the cover of Muscle & Fitness magazine four times.
Phillips landed her first regular television series for Paramount Pictures alongside Sir Mix-a-Lot in The Watcher. She also landed roles in television and independent films from comedies to martial arts films. Phillips is a trained martial artist and performed most of her fighting and stunts in these films. On the television series The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1998), Phillips played the dual role of Talon aka Hannah Foster. With this role, Phillips became the first female to play a crow on screen. In between The Crow: Stairway to Heaven filming, Phillips also showed off her martial arts abilities in a series of telefilms for Paramount Pictures.
Paramount Pictures offered Phillips a studio contract after high ratings for Chameleon. It was a followed by two sequels: Chameleon II: Death Match and Chameleon 3: Dark Angel. She appeared on numerous popular television shows such as The Hitchhiker, Stargate SG-1, The X-Files (Best Actress Winner), Married… with Children, Two Guys and a Girl and Baywatch.
Phillips was a regular on the first season of the 22nd People’s Choice Awards winner for “Favorite New TV Dramatic Series” for Murder One.
She had a small role in the controversial big screen Hollywood film Showgirls. She has starred in several short independent films and has appeared on stage as well. Before acting professionally, Phillips starred in several musicals. She performed as a child at the Dock Street Theater in her hometown of Charleston, South Carolina. Another famous Dock Street alumnus is Thomas Gibson, also originally from Charleston. Phillips and Gibson later worked together, acting in the television series Dharma & Greg.
Phillips continued to perform in television sitcoms, dramas, and independent feature films up until her early retirement in 2003. Phillips’ last film before retiring was Last Flight Out, in which she starred as a missionary doctor. Phillips returned to acting in 2014 with several independent feature films released in 2015 and 2016.
Bobbie Phillips Husband, Children, Personal Life
Phillips is also a successful businessman. She is married to her husband, Anthony Filipetto, with whom she has built Hotel Casa Chameleon from scratch in MalPais in the Costa Rican jungle, named after Bobbie’s series of telefilms, the “Chameleon” movies (Chameleon, Chameleon II: Death Match, and Chameleon 3: Dark Angel), which she made while under contract with Paramount Studios. In less than a year, the hotel was named one of the “Best Hotels in the World” by Condé Nast Publications. Anthony was her hairstylist on several films and television shows, after meeting on the set of the film Hustle in 2000.
Phillips is also involved in animal rescue work around the world.
She has one son named Mark from her previous marriage.
On 17th April 2010, she appeared on the episode of the HGTV home design show Divine Design, where it was disclosed that she had recently moved to her husband Anthony’s home country of Canada with their three dogs.
Bobbie Phillips Sexual Assault Allegations against former CBS Chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves
On 28th November 2018, The New York Times published an article in which Phillips alleges that former CBS Chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves sexually assaulted her. The article also mentions that Phillips’ son committed suicide in 2012.