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Overview (2)

Born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

All Boomer Phillips ever wanted to be was a firefighter but after obtaining a degree in Mechanical Engineering and graduating the Texas A&M University Fire Academy, a shortage of firefighter jobs made him reconsider his dreams.

Boomer first stepped on a stand-up comedy stage in August of 2005. Within a year he was a finalist in three high profile comedy competitions: Yuk Yuks Toronto Laugh off, Yuk Yuks Ajax Laugh Off and the Hog town Comedy Festivals Ed Pollack Competition.

In 2006 his goal was to get off the comedy stage and transfer into TV/Film. Since then he's worked on over 60 commercials, has made over 200 television appearances and has had multiple roles in various feature films.

Recent credits include guest spots on Crave TVs hit comedy "Letterkenny", Hulu's "A Handmaids Tale" and FXs "The Strain".

You can also catch Phillips in Jay Baruchel's hockey sequel "Goon 2" and as Steel Mill Bill in The Butler Brothers film "First Round Down"

- IMDb Mini Biography By: J.J. Leclair

Spouse (1)

Jessica Phillips (? - ?)

Trade Mark (1)

Off-color humor.

Trivia (11)

Obtained his firefighter certifications from the TEEX Fire Academy a division of the Texas A&M University system.
Worked many jobs including a Forest Firefighter, Ambulance Attendant, Garbage Man, Bartender, Personal Trainer and Valet Parking Attendant before becoming an actor.
His dream is to be in a hockey movie and become a firefighter.
Has appeared in over 50 commercials.
His parents named him after the hockey player Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion.
Went to Bawating Collegiate & Vocational School in Sault Ste. Marie.
Rumoured to have played for the Soo Greyhounds of the Ontario Hockey League. When asked about it he said "Im just a fan".
Is a full-time firefighter in the Greater Toronto Area.
In a relationship with fellow actress and Professional Beach Volleyball player Kacie Mactavish.
He carries a bingo card in his wallet of roles he wants to play. Firefighter, Cop, Hockey Player, Football Player, Doctor, Soldier, Astronaut and Baseball Player are a few of the roles.
Always wanted to play a Soldier in a war movie.

Personal Quotes (1)

I went to 50 agencies before one agent gave me a chance. I applied and was reject by 30 different cities before I got hired by a fire dept. If you want something bad enough... fail till you succeed. Cause if there is one thing I am good at....its failing.

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