Eryl Phillips

Eryl Phillips trained as an actor at Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama and the Conservatoire National d’Art dramatique. He has worked extensively as an actor in Film, Television and Theatre in both Welsh and English and was a founding member Dalier Sylw, a theatre company dedicated to new Welsh Language writing, which involved a secondment to Paines Plough.

Directing theatre led to joining Opus Television and he went on to produce and direct many series for S4C including the BAFTA Cymru award winning films, Sion a Sian and Y Twr , as well as producing the award winning, The Indian Doctor for BBC. Combining theatre and film he produced the feature The Gospel of Us, Michael Sheen’s Port Talbot passion play. More recently he directed Albi a Noa, the Christmas Film for S4C, and Fiction Factory’s Gwaith Cartref which involved directing many former students of Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.

He has led the Acting for Screen modules at RWCMD for several years and trains directors for the BBC Academy.