His role as Steve Stifler in the American Pie film franchise almost put Seann William Scott in danger of being typecast because he was so good at it. Despite his other notable appearances in top films, the popular film series that lasted from 1999 to 2012 remains his best known and has the merit of introducing him to a wider audience.
In an effort not to fall prey to typecasting and possibly limiting his career to a certain set of characters, Seann moved away from his fictional character – Stifler – and starred in other films such as Final Destination, Road Trip, and Dude, Where’s My Car? – all in the year 2000.
The American actor, comedian, and producer also played roles in Evolution (2001), The Rundown (2003), The Dukes of Hazzard (2005), Role Models (2008), and Cop Out (2010). He also lent his voice to the character of Crash, an opossum in the film series Ice Age from 2006 to 2016.
Patricia Anne (née Simons) and her husband William Frank Scott welcomed Sean William Scott as their seventh and last child on October 3, 1976. His birth took place in Cottage Grove, Minnesota, where his mother worked as a housewife and his father as a factory worker. The Scots are all of English, Irish, Scottish and German descent.
There is no record of his educational background, which makes it difficult to say which institutions he attended. However, working in a local cinema made him appreciate the arts and set him on the path to a career as an actor. It wasn’t long after his debut as a professional actor that he enjoyed massive commercial success with his role in the 1999 film franchise – American Pie. In the three sequels that followed – American Pie 2 (2001), American Wedding (2003), and the last American Reunion (2012) – he played the role again. Although Seanne was only paid a measly $8,000 for the first part of the films, the role catapulted him into the limelight, but almost took away his identity as a versatile entertainer. He then had to turn to other roles, which he also managed remarkably well, freeing himself a little from the cliché that the American Pie movies may have brought about him.
In May 2018 Seann William Scott was announced as the new cast member in Lethal Weapon. His character in the Fox series is Wesley Cole, a replacement for Clayne Crawford’s Martin Riggs, who makes him the new lead character.
The American Pie-Star is as handsome as he is artistically talented. Seann William Scott is one of the biggest in the business and is 1.8 m tall. The actor’s other body measurements are not accessible at the moment, but a look at his physical dispositions shows that he is in great shape – torn body, chiseled abs, and all. He looks like he spends a lot of time at the gym and it really works for him.
Is Seann William Scott Gay?
Gay rumors have chased Scott for years, most of them based on the alleged fact that he emits some intense gay vibes. He exacerbated the speculation, however, when he said that he couldn’t imagine going out with one of Hollywood’s super-hot actresses because in his opinion they were all crazy. He also joked that even if he ended up dating one, he loved his privacy and would not brag about it.
Regardless, Scott never personally confirmed the rumors, and considering how easy it has become to come out in the world as gay, there is almost nothing to stop him from publicizing his gay status – that is, if he is gay.
Wife, Girlfriend, Brother
Scott might be involved in some gay rumors, but he has also been associated with some female hotties in the past. The most publicized of his escapades was the one with Victoria’s Secret model Lindsay Frimodt. The two even got engaged in March 2012, but barely a year later it was confirmed that there will be no wedding between the two, as the engagement was dissolved. Scott and Frimodt remained friends even after that.
Scott’s family is a very large family with seven children, and he is the last of them. His siblings include a brother named Daniel Scott, who has a connection to the American digital media company called The Onion.