Virgilio Phillips is a 28-year-old cleaner at a studio who enjoys watching YouTube videos, spreading fake news on Facebook and theatre. He is friendly and exciting, but can also be very untrustworthy and a bit unkind. He is Thai. He finished school and then left academia. He is allergic to gluten. He has a severe phobia of snakes, and is obsessed with over-knee socks. Physically, Virgilio is in pretty good shape. He is average-height with cocao skin, brown hair and black eyes. He grew up in a middle class neighbourhood. His parents separated when he was small, but remained friends and provided a happy, stable home. He is currently in a relationship with Esther Cindy Coates. Esther is the same age as him and works as a junior manager. Virgilio's best friend is a cleaner at a studio called Sol Lawson. They get on well most of the time. He also hangs around with Nina Young and Julie Ferguson. They enjoy ferret racing together.