Irish Canadian actor Phil Burke studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. He recently completed the final series of HELL ON WHEELS for AMC playing the recurring role of Mickey McGinnes and has played guest role’s in THE KNICK opposite Clive Owen and in CBS’s third season of THE GOOD WIFE.
Phil plays the role of the Cabbie in Neil LaBute’s latest feature DIRTY WEEKEND alongside Matthew Broderick and Alice Eve, he also appeared in the sequel to KNOCKED UP, THIS IS FORTY directed by Judd Apatow and playing opposite Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann.
He has appeared in several plays in the New York area, as well as the international award-winning short THE DOGHOUSE, and the feature film IBID, written and directed by Russell Friedenberg.
He has been a guest star role on NBC’s hit show LAW & ORDER and played the recurring role of “Reverend Todd” in the NBC series MERCY.