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Lou Diamond Phillips

Lou Diamond Phillips
Lou Diamond Phillips, August 2007
Personal information
Birth dateFebruary 17, 1962(age 54)
Place of birthSubic Bay Naval Station, Philippines
OccupationActor, film director, television director
Years active1984 - present
SpouseJulie Cypher (1987 - 1990)
Kelly Phillips (1994 - 2007)
Yvonne Marie Boismier (2007 - present)

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Lou Diamond Phillips (born Lou Diamond Upchurch; February 17, 1962) is an American film, television, and stage actor and director. His breakthrough came when he starred in the film La Bamba. He earned a supporting actor Golden Globe Award nomination for his role in Stand and Deliver and a Tony Award nomination for his role in The King and I. Other notable films in which Phillips has starred include Courage Under Fire, Che, and Love Takes Wing.

Outside of acting, he has become notable for finishing 186th in the 2009 World Series of Poker World Championships "No Limit Texas hold 'em" main event.

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