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Phil of the Future 

A family from 2121 is stuck in 2004, trying desperately to fit in.
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2006   2005   2004  
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Series cast summary:
Raviv Ullman ...  Phil Diffy 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Amy Bruckner ...  Pim Diffy 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Craig Anton ...  Lloyd Diffy 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Lise Simms ...  Barbara Diffy / ... 43 episodes, 2004-2006
Aly Michalka ...  Keely Teslow 43 episodes, 2004-2006
J.P. Manoux ...  Curtis / ... 30 episodes, 2004-2006
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Phil Diffy is the oldest child in a normal family. His sister, Pim is an often devious girl with an unusual vocal talent, his mother has a robotic body, and his father spends all of his time working on their broken time machine. Okay, so Phil would be normal he were in his own time. Until then, the Diffys are stuck in the early 21st Century (what they consider the past) and trying to fit in. Only one person knows their secret, Phil's new best friend bubbly and popular Keely Teslow. But with this new life and the misadventures that come with it become the norm, when the time comes will Phil want to return to the future? Written by Max Vaughn

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A Comedy That's Ahead of Its Time


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Did You Know?

Trivia

Aly Michalka (Keely) and Ricky Ullman (Phil) were in a relationship after the show ended. See more »

Goofs

When Phil and Keely's teacher is handing out a test, it can be seen that some of the tests are already marked with an "F". See more »

Quotes

Phil Diffy: Well, the Giggle is only designed for one.
Keely Teslow: We can sit close.
Phil Diffy: Okay.
[Scoots over so Keely can sit beside him very close]
Keely Teslow: [her cheek right next to his] You okay?
Phil Diffy: [smiles, happy at Keely's closeness] Uh-uh.
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Its a great show
16 August 2004 | by dempseyravenSee all my reviews

I love this show! Its one of my favorite Disney shows along with raven and Lizzie. Ricky Ullman is a good actor and I have a feeling he'll go far. The show has a good story base and its awesome. Its a great show for teens and tweens and i love it! I love Pim (amy) and Keeley(alyson). Its a funny show and who knows, maybe all the gadgets they have will give someone an idea for an invention for the future. lol. Anyways I hope the rest of you enjoy it. I hope to see these actors/actresses in more upcoming films. This is just a great show on Disney and i watch it about every night Keep Watching! I know I will be.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 June 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Out of Timers See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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