Bio

Who is Orion?

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Orion Phillips II is a multi-talented actor, R&B singer, songwriter and music producer.  Coming from an artistic and musically talented New Jersey family, Orion has been pursuing his dreams in the performing arts most of his life. With a combination of talent, personality, determination and passion for the arts, Orion has achieved success on the stage, the small screen and in the studio.

Orion has showcased his talents at renowned venues including Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center and New York City’s Carnegie Hall. He is a classically trained musician and vocalist with a range of Bass II to Tenor II in full voice. Orion’s musical performance genres include R&B, gospel, alternative rock, and classical. He can also sing in Italian, French, and German.

Orion has a B.A. in Music and Minor in Theater Arts from Rutgers University, and has spent the last eight years working in music production. In addition to production, he is also a proficient songwriter.

If his musical aspirations aren't enough, Orion has also performed on the stage and the small screen. He has appeared in shows such as CBS television series Unforgettable, In the Line of Fire, and Homicide City which airs on the ID channel. In addition, he has had the privilege of working in numerous independent films, while also taking a dive into the Voice Over world.

If acting and music aren’t enough, Orion has recent taking a liking into film production as a Director of Photography as well as an editor and colorist.