Phil of the Future
Phil Diffy is the oldest child in a normal family. His sister, Pim is an often devious girl with an unusual vocal talent, his mother has a robotic body, and his father spends all of his time working on their broken time machine. So, Phil would be normal if he was in his own time, 2121. Until then, the Diffys are stuck in 2004 and trying to fit in.
Last Episode02x22 Back to the Future (Not the Movie) Aired: Aug. 19, 2006
It's nearing the end of Phil and Keely's sophomore year, and the yearbook results are in! Phil and Keely are voted "cutest couple", which surprises … [continue reading]
Series Fun Facts
- The high school that Phil attends is H.G. Wells High School, a reference to the famous author of, among several other works, "The Time Machine".
- In the original show concept Barbara Diffy was going to have a detachable head and a robotic body which is why the character is wearing chokers and turtle necks throughout the first season to…
[show]In the original show concept Barbara Diffy was going to have a detachable head and a robotic body which is why the character is wearing chokers and turtle necks throughout the first season to cover up where her head was supposed to come off. However, all scenes of this idea were cut out during the episodes aired, despite clips being included in some of the early advertisements.
- Goof (revealing mistake): When Phil and Keely's teacher is handing out a test, it can be seen that some of the tests are already marked with an "F".