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Occupation  Actor/Director
Years active  1974–1990

Name  Hugh McPhillips
Role  Actor
Born  March 31, 1920 Suffern, New York, U.S. (1920-03-31)
Notable awards  7th Daytime Emmy Awards
Spouse  Rosemary Quigley McPhillips (1950-1990)
Children  Brian & Michael & Maureen & Anne-Marie
Relatives  Charlie McPhillips (Brother) Helen McPhillips King (Sister)
Died  October 31, 1990, Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States
Awards  Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Performer In A Drama Series
Nominations  Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Director for a Daytime Drama Series
People also search for  Ted Corday, Betty Corday, Allan Chase, Irna Phillips

Hugh McPhillips (31 March 1920 – 31 October 1990) was an American actor and director.


Early life

McPhillips was born in Suffern, New York to an Irish American Catholic family of three children.

Acting career

McPhillips was perhaps best known for winning a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cameo Appearance in a Drama Series for Days of Our Lives in the 1980 as Hugh Pearson. He played Andre, the restaurant host, in The Young and the Restless and also appeared in many soap operas & films in 1980's.


He died in October 1990 of injuries in an automobile accident in August of that year.


The following credits, Awards & Nominations have been taken from Hugh McPhillips on IMDb

  1. Freddy's Nightmares ....Cabin Fever (1989) 1 TV episode .... Old Man
  2. Murder, She Wrote ....Murder Through the Looking Glass (1988) 1 TV episode .... Father Paul Kelly
  3. Kandyland (1987) .... Minister
  4. The Young and the Restless .... Andre, Colonnade Room Patron / ... (4 episodes, 1986)... a.k.a. Y&R (USA: promotional abbreviation)
  5. Bachelor Party (1984) .... Father O'Donnell
  6. Joysticks (1983) .... Pope ... a.k.a. Joy Sticks (International: English title: video box title) ... a.k.a. Video Madness
  7. The Kid with the Broken Halo (1982) (TV) .... Pierce
  8. The Jeffersons .... Not So Dearly Beloved (1981) 1 TV episode .... Old Man
  9. Days of Our Lives (1965) TV series .... Hugh Pearson (unknown episodes, 1979)
  10. All in the Family .... The Return of Stephanie's Father (1 TV episode, 1979)....Derelict

Awards and nominations

1980 Won Daytime Emmy Outstanding Guest/Cameo Appearance in a Daytime Drama Series for Days of Our Lives in the 1980 as Hugh Pearson

1976 Nominated Daytime Emmy Outstanding Individual Director for a Daytime Drama Series for: "The Doctors (soap opera)"

1974 Nominated Daytime Emmy Best Individual Director for a Drama Series for: "The Doctors (soap opera)" (1963)

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