Celebrity Q&ABy Ken Beck on March 23, 2012
Phil Morris was hilarious as lawyer Jackie Chiles on Seinfeld. What’s he doing now?
—Doug Cummings, Bakersfield, Calif.
Morris co-stars these days as Tatyana Ali’s character’s father in the TV One sitcom Love That Girl. The Iowa City, Iowa, native portrayed John Jones on Smallville and has done voice work for films, video games and the TV shows The Secret Saturdays, The Justice League and The PJs. Morris, 52, is the son of the late actor Greg Morris, who played Barney Collier in the Mission: Impossible TV series. As for his parody of attorney Johnny Cochran on Seinfeld, Morris says, “Jackie Chiles was something I didn’t need much preparation for; it was like sliding into a second skin.”
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