#1 - Grandpa Phil - Hey Arnold! - SomeNerdThing Characters
Grandpa Phil took Arnold in when his parents were going on a important trip, and when they never returned Phil ended up adopted Arnold as his own. Phil runs the boarding house and is constantly trying to get people to pay their rent. Phil is known for his usually terrible advice, and his goofiness. He is always looking out for Arnold and if anyone doesn’t like Arnold he is quite offended. His wife Gertrude is crazy, and he loves her more than anything. Family means a lot to this old man, and he usually regards the whole boarding house as family even though they get on his nerves. He is a kind old man, with a big heart.