The versatile Hollywood star and American actor Adam Scott is also a comedian, director, producer, screenwriter, and podcaster.
Scott’s role in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation as Ben Wyatt is one of his most popular roles to date. Some of his notable appearances in series include The Vicious Kid, Party Down, Step Brothers, and Ed Mackenzie in HBO’s Big Little Lies. He currently plays the lead role in the sitcom Ghosted. He also has a number of film roles, some of which are to his credit – Krampus, Knocked Up, Step Brothers, Our Idiot Brother, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and Black Mass.
Although the good-looking actor has become a permanent face on the television screen, there are still some lesser-known facts about him that fans would find very interesting. In this article, you will find all the details about his biography, his wife, his children, his height, his age, his wealth, and much more.
Adam Scott: Brief Biography, Age
His parents – Anne and Dougald Scott – received him as their bundle of joy on April 3, 1973, in Santa Cruz, California, in the United States of America. Both his parents are retired teachers, and he has two older siblings, Shannon (sister) and David (brother).
Scott attended Harbor High School and also honed his acting skills at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena, California.
His Film and Television Career
Since the beginning of his acting career in 1994, Scott has starred in several films and shows and has directed and produced many more. Since then he has also been active again and again. He made his film debut as Joe in Cityscapes: Los Angeles in 1994.
Subsequently, he appeared in the following feature films: Who Loves the Sun (2006), Hellraiser: Bloodline (1996), The Lesser Evil (1998), High Crimes (2002), The Aviator (2004), Torque (2004), Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Monster-in-Law (2005), Friends with Kids (2012), Knocked Up (2007), Leap Year (2010), Our Idiot Brother (2011), August (2008), Piranha 3D (2010), to name just a few.
His role in the 2010 film The Vicious Kind as Caleb Sinclaire earned him a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for best actor. The film also received positive reviews from film lovers and critics.
The actor has an even more interesting career in television than in the film. His TV debut role was his role as Dan is Dead at 21, he also starred in the series Boy Meets World as Griff Hawkins and Party of Five as Josh. Adam Scott also starred in 2007 in Six Feet Under. and the HBO drama Tell Me You Love Me. His role in the Starz Network shows Party Down earned him a place on the Entertainment Weekly Ewwy nomination list for Best Actor in a 2009 comedy series.
Among his outstanding achievements are his roles in Parks and Recreation, Children’s Hospital, Big Little lies, Six Feet Under, and Ghosted, which earned him fame in the highly competitive industry.
Adam Scott as a Podcaster
His podcast career is as successful as his acting career. He is co-host of the Earwolf podcast U Talkin’ U2 To Me, which he created with Scott Aukerman in February 2014.
The partners recently launched another podcast in February 2018. Although it has the same format as their first podcast, the latest podcast covers the career and work of the band R.E.M. and is entitled R U Talkin’ R.E.M. Re: Me? Scott has also made guest appearances in other podcasts.
Among the many awards he has been nominated for, Adam Scott has won a Sidewalk Film Festival Award and a prize from the Strasbourg International Film Festival for his outstanding performance in The Vicious Kid in 2009.
Who is Adam Scott’s Wife, Kids?
Adam Scott seems to be quite a dedicated family man. He married Naomi Sablan in 2005 and they have two children together – a daughter called Frankie and a son called Graham. If you ask me, the actor and his wife are happy and have managed to keep their relationship out of the public eye. Scott has never experienced any controversy or rumors that burden his marriage.
Adam Scott is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs about 75 kg. Although his other body measurements are not available, it is clear that the actor has brown eyes to compliment his brown hair. His shoe size is 10.
While his salary and earnings are not stated, Adam Scott has a net worth of $2 million. Apparently, his fortune is an accumulation of income from his career in the film industry as well as from his podcast appearances.