Born: 1970-12-20 in Brooklyn, New York, USA (49 years old)
American screenwriter and film director Todd Phillips made his first while a junior at NYU and it went on to become one of the biggest grossing student films at the time, even getting a limited theatrical release.; the feature-length documentary âHated: GG Allin and the Murder Junkiesâ He is best known for directing the comedy films Road Trip, Old School, The Hangover, and Due Date.
Phillips directed and produced the highest grossing R-Rated Comedy of all time âThe Hangoverâ (2009), Its worldwide gross currently stands at $480 million dollars. The film won the Golden Globe for Best Picture as well as Best Comedy at the 2009 Broadcast Film Criticsâ Awards.Â