Posted On: Aug 20, 2017, 7:51:23 AM
Seann William Scott: 7 facts You May Not Have Known about him
Seann William Scott is an actor known to often play idiotic and wild roles in movies but those who know him describe him as a polite and reserved guy, a huge contrast to the characters he embodies onscreen. Read on to discover more about Scott.
Seann William Scottâs Quick Facts
Name: Seann William Scott
Date of Birth: October 3, 1976
Place of Birth: Cottage Grove, Minnesota
Residence: New York
Parents: Patricia Anne Scott and William Frank Scott
Occupation: Actor, Comedian
7 Facts You May Not Know About Seann William Scott
1.Seann William Scottâs early life
Seann, who is of Scottish, English and German ethnicity, was born in Cottage Grove, Minnesota. His parents are Patricia Anne Scott, a homemaker, and William Frank Scott, a factory worker. Seann is the youngest child out of seven. Both his parents had three children from a previous marriage each before he was born. He graduated from Park High School right at his hometown in Cottage Grove and attended Glendale Community College in Glendale, California.
2.Seann William Scottâs personal life
On March 16, 2011, Seann was admitted to a treatment facility or as some have said, rehab, for “health and personal issues”. His agent declined to give any information. On April 13, it was announced that Seann had completed the treatment program successfully. In March 2012, Seann announced his engagement to model Lindsay Frimodt but in January 2013 the two broke off their engagement but are said to be in amicable terms.
3.Seann William Scottâs career
His acting inspiration came while working double shifts at a movie theater. He was discovered at a talent competition held in Los Angeles and was flown to New York by ABC to audition for All My Children. In the American Pie series, he plays Steve Stifler. He happened to be working at a Home Depot, struggling for small time TV roles when he was luckily cast in American Pie. Other films he starred in are Final Destination, Road Trip, Dude, Where’s My Car?, Evolution, The Rundown, The Dukes of Hazzard, Role Models, Cop Out and Goon (2011).
4.Seann William Scottâs commercial appearances
He has been on a national Sunny Delight commercial from his basketball-playing appearance and most recently in the American Express campaign featuring Magic Johnson.
5.Seann William Scottâs as a show host
Seann hosted the MTV Movie Awards in 2003 with Justin Timberlake as a co-host. They put on a show with several skits.
6.Seann William Scottâs take on some of his acting roles
Scott Considers these two movies, The Dukes of Hazzard and Mr. Woodcock, to be the worst films he has ever acted.
7.Seann William Scott preparation for his role in âGoon: Last of The Enforcers
âLast of the Enforcers’, the sequel of the original Goon, is set several years after and finds Doug faced with the end of his hockey career after getting a serious injury. In preparation for the sequel, Scott skated for three weeks in order to improve his skating and get to the level needed in the movie. He also bulked up by going to the gym unlike in the first movie where he just ate a lot and drank beer to gain weight.
This latest movie starring Scott looks to be promising and the career of this humble actor who is said to always signs autographs, âGod Bless, Sean William Scottâ, is definitely nowhere near over.