Peg Phillips

Biography: Peg Phillips did not start acting until age 65, when she began taking acting classes, after retiring as an accountant. In 1990 she got her break as Ruth-Anne Miller, the shop keeper in the series "Northern Exposure" (1990). The role was supposed to be a bit part, but in season 4 she became a regular. In addition to "Northern Exposure", Peg appeared on several Television shows and TV movies, most notably, "How the West Was Fun," (1994) Chase (1985), TV Movies; and guest appearances in "7th Heaven", "Touched By An Angel", and "E.R.", as well as some commercials. At at age 81, she received a broken hip and wrist from being hit by a car. A smoker since age 13, Peg Phillips died of lung disease in a suburban Seattle care center. She was 84. She was married twice, and had 2 children.

Peg Phillips' Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 80
Highest Metascore: 80 Northern Exposure: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 80 Northern Exposure: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Northern Exposure: Season 6 Sep 19, 1994 Ruth-Anne Miller [ Season 4+, Recurring Previously ] 10
tbd Northern Exposure: Season 5 Sep 20, 1993 Ruth-Anne Miller [ Season 4+, Recurring Previously ] 10
tbd Northern Exposure: Season 4 Sep 28, 1992 Ruth-Anne Miller [ Season 4+, Recurring Previously ] 10
tbd Northern Exposure: Season 3 Sep 23, 1991 Ruth-Anne Miller [ Season 4+, Recurring Previously ] / Ruth-Anne Miller 10
80 Northern Exposure: Season 1 Jul 12, 1990 Ruth-Anne Miller 7.5