Phil Lester

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Name: Philip Michael Lester
Also Known As: Phil, AmazingPhil
Occupation: Youtube creator
Medium: YouTube
Works: see Phil's YouTube Channel
Official Website(s): Phil's YouTube Channel
Radio 1 page
Fan Website(s): [ Fanpop}
On Fanlore: Related pages

Philip Michael "Phil" Lester (aka AmazingPhil) is a British YouTuber, vlogger and BBC Radio 1 presenter.

He is one half of Dan & Phil with Dan Howell. (See: Phandom)


Phil Lester was born January 30th, 1987 and raised in Rawtenstall, Lancashire alongside his older brother Martyn Lester. The two siblings attended Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School.

Phil later completed a degree in English Language and Linguistics from the University of York and a post graduate in the Department of Theatre, Film and television. He then went on to obtain a Master of Arts in Video Postproduction with Specialisation in Visual Effects.

Phil has been living with friend and fellow YouTuber Dan Howell since August of 2011.


As of January 26th, 2016, there are 4571 works tagged "Phil Lester" on AO3. An overwhelming majority are listed as Phan (Phil Lester/Dan Howell), either as a romantic or platonic ship.

Phil/OFC and Phil/OMC are also anecdotically present.





  1. 'Phil Lester' tag on AO3
  2. Dan Howell Wikipedia page

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