Philip Nozuka was born in 1990 and is an American-Canadian actor. He is the younger brother of singers George Nozuka and Justin Nozuka. From his mother's side, he is the nephew of Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon. He is of Japanese ancestry from his father's side. Philip was born in Queens, New York, USA, and was probably best known for playing Chester Hosada-Bloom in the hit Canadian TV series, Degrassi: The Next Generation.