Phil Lord, born 1975 in Miami, Florida, is an American director, screenwriter, television producer and actor. Phillip Brian Lord was born in Miami, Florida.Phil Lord begins as an actor in the television series Caroline in the City in 1998. That's where he meets Chris Miller. Shortly afterwards, they co-write their first scenario for the series Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane. Three years later, they launch the animation series Clone High, in which he lends his voice to Principal Dr. Cinnamon J. Scudworth.In 2009, Phil Lord made, with Chris Miller, their first animated feature film: The Storm of Giant Balls (Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs). It was a worldwide success with $243,006 126 in revenue worldwide. In 2012, they were the directors of the action comedy 21 Jump Street with Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, adapted from the eponymous cult series. It was a new success, with global revenues reaching more than $200 million.In 2014, he released two feature films with Chris Miller. First the animated film La Grande Aventure Lego, a ludicrous comedy inspired by the Lego toys created by Ole Kirk Christiansen. A few months later, 22 Jump Street, which follows 21 Jump Street (2012).In July 2015, he was announced with his colleague Chris Miller as director of a spin-off movie Star Wars centered on Han Solo, Solo: A Star Wars Story. Second spin-off of the series A Star Wars Story, after Rogue One, the film is scheduled for 2018. On June 20, 2017, Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm announced that Phil Lord and Chris Miller will no longer be directors of the film on Han Solo, for different about the creative vision of the work. They are replaced by Ron Howard, while the shooting was however well advanced. The two directors then explain "Unfortunately, our vision and way of doing were not connected with our partners on this project. We are not usually fans of the phrase. creative divergences, but for once, that is quite so. We are really proud of our casting and our four-star team." In March 2018, they announce that they will finally be credited to the generic as delegated producers.