Ideal remembered for his child years and teenage part while Tommy Hyatt within the CBS sitcom Alice, he also appeared on shows of The Like Boat, Fantasy Isle, and Amazing Tales. He started modeling and performing in advertisements when he was simply four years of age. A movie director and producer aswell as an professional, he done such films as The Youthful Unknowns and Murder in the Initial. His sister, Nancy McKeon, became known on her behalf function in the NBC sitcom THE REALITY of Life. Celebrity Linda Lavin, the superstar of Alice, uncovered the youthful Philip McKeon at a Broadway play.