Phil is a UK artist who has been active in the comic book industry since the mid-70’s. He launched and co-edited the Fast Fiction fanzine in the ’80s where he introduced his bequiffed character, Gimbley. Phil was a regular contributor to the influential British comic magazine, Escape. Phil’s other work includes Illegal Alien and Bluebeard written by James Robinson; Lucifer with Eddie Campbell; writing Absent Friends for Paul Grist and also colouring Paul’s Jack Staff comic and Demon Nic for the Judge Dredd Megazine; illustrating Tupelo, written by Matt DeGennaro ; Writing and drawing The Real Ghostbusters for Marvel UK and illustrating Glenn Dakin’s Greenhouse Warriors, Mr Night and The Rockpool Files.
Phil has recently published three comic books, collecting together his and Eddie Campbell’s comic strips for the UK music magazine, Sounds, namely, Rodney – The Premonition, The Wonders of Science and The Mammy. Other new comics include ES*EF, Circus de Niro and Stuff.