Tom Everett Scott
Tom Everett Scott (cropped)
General Information
Full Name
  • Tom Everett Scoot
  • East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • September 7, 1970

Tom Everett Scott (born September 7, 1970) is an American actor who portrays William on Reign.

Early LifeEdit

Tom Everett Scott was born on September 7, 1970 in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts he son of Cynthia "Cindy" (née Pierce), an insurance saleswoman, and William Joseph "Bill" Scott, a civil engineer.

Personal Life Edit

On December 13, 1997, Tom married fellow actress Jenni Gallagher whom is best known for her performances in Peak Practice (1993) and River Red (1998). The couple have 2 children, a son and a daughter.

Film and TV Career Edit

His first notable role was appearing for several seasons in the recurring role of Matthew on the television situation comedy Grace Under Fire. He played the title character's out-of-wedlock son, whom she had placed for adoption. In 1997, Scott landed the role of Guy Patterson in the film That Thing You Do!. He was almost passed over because of his resemblance to the film's director, actor Tom Hanks, but Hanks's wife, Rita Wilson, encouraged Hanks to cast Scott in the role.

Scott has also had several other notable roles; he was the lead in the films An American Werewolf in Paris (1997) and Dead Man on Campus (1998), and co-starred with Kate Capshaw and Tom Selleck in The Love Letter (1999). Scott also had a recurring role on the television series ER in 2002 and 2003 and has played numerous minor parts in other films and television shows. He starred in Saved (2006), a medical-drama series on the TNT cable channel. He appeared as one of Mandy Moore's character's boyfriends in the comedy Because I Said So (2007), and starred in a Broadway-theater comedy The Little Dog Laughed, as closeted film star Mitchell Green, written by Douglas Carter Beane. He also appeared as Zip in an Off-Broadway production of The Country Club, also written by Beane. He starred as Jack Cutting on the ABC's brief comedy-drama series Cashmere Mafia (2008).

In 2009, he appeared in four episodes of Law & Order playing the fictional Governor of New York, Don Shalvoy. He also played Detective Russell Clarke in the seven episodes of the first season of Southland, which was dropped by NBC and subsequently picked up by TNT. At the start of second season, he became a recurring character appearing in three of six episodes. In the third season of the series, he has continued to appear in selected episodes.



Year Title Role Notes
1996 That Thing You Do! Guy Patterson
1997 An American Werewolf in Paris Andy McDermott
1998 One True Thing Brian Gulden
Dead Man on Campus Josh Miller
1999 The Love Letter Johnny
2000 Attraction Garrett
Boiler Room Michael Brantley
2002 Van Wilder Elliot Grebb
2006 Air Buddies Buddy Voice
2007 Because I Said So Jason
2008 Snow Buddies Buddy Voice
2009 Race to Witch Mountain Matheson
Tanner Hall Gio
2011 Mars Needs Moms Milo's dad Voice
2012 Parental Guidance Phil Simmons
2013 Enemies Closer Henry
2015 Bravetown Jim
TBA Collusions Martin Post-Production


Year Title Role Notes
1993 Law & Order Charles Wilson 1 episode
1994 CBS Schoolbreak Special Matt Hansen 1 episode
1995–1997 Grace Under Fire Matthew 5 episodes
1999 Inherit the Wind Bertram Cates television film
2000–2001 The $treet Jack T. Kenderson 12 episodes
2001–2002 Philly Will Froman 11 episodes
2002–2003 Do Over Joel (voice) 13 episodes (uncredited)
ER Eric Wyczenski 8 episodes
2003 Will & Grace Alex 1 episode
2004 Justice League Unlimited Booster Gold 1 episode
Karroll's Christmas Allen Karroll television film
2006 Saved Wyatt Cole main role
2008 Cashmere Mafia Jack Cutting 3 episodes
Sons of Anarchy Rosen 3 episodes
2009 Batman: The Brave and the Bold Booster Gold 2 episodes
Southland Detective Russell Clarke 17 episodes
Law & Order Governor Donald Shalvoy 4 episodes
2011 GCB (TV series) Andrew Remington 3 episodes
2014 Love Finds You in Sugarcreek, Ohio Joe Matthews/Micah Matthias television film
Beauty and the Beast Sam Recurring Role[1]
Z Nation Charles Garnett 6 episodes
2015 How to Get Away with Murder Father Andrew 1 episode
Criminal Minds Greg Sullivan 1 Episode
Scream Kevin Duval 1 Episode




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