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Richard Collins


B: 1947 in


D: April 15, 2013 in

Halifax, Nova Scotia

Richard Collins played the lovable, cheese burger eating “Philadelphia Collins” on the hit canadian T.V. series Trailer Park Boys and the subsequent movies. Originally from Newfoundland, Collins was a performer on stage and screen for many years. He lived just outside Halifax and was working on Trailer Park Boys: Don’t Legalize It when he suffered a fatal heart attack.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Self Defense (1983)
The Straitjacket Lottery (2004)
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie (2006)
Matters of Life & Dating (TV-2007)
Say Goodnight to the Bad Guys (TV-2008)
Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (2009)

Trailer Park Boys: Don’t Legalize It (2014)

TV Series – Cast:
Shattered City: The Halifax Explosion (mini-series, 2003)
Trailer Park Boys (2004-2007)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
Blackfly (2002)
All Saints (2002)
Snakes & Ladders (2004)

;Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day, 2009 movie poster;