Scott Porter Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Mar, 2021
Facts of Scott Porter
Date of Birth: 1979 , July-14
Age: 41 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet
Name Scott Porter
Father Butch Porter
Mother Robin Porter
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Omaha, Nebraska
Ethnicity Mixed (German, English, Irish)
Profession Actor
Working For Movies And Television Series
Net Worth $3 Million
Married Yes
Married to Kelsey Mayfield
Children 2
Education Lake Howell High School, University of Central Florida
Movies Music and Lyrics, Speed Racer, The To Do List
TV Show Friday Night Lights, Hart of Dixie, Ginny & Georgia
Sisters Ariana Porter
Siblings Ariana Porter (sister) and Brendan Porter (brother)
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Scott Porter is a renowned American actor and voice artist well known for his starring role as Jason Street on NBC's television drama series Friday Night Lights. He also notably starred in The CW television series Hart of Dixie. As of now, Porter plays Mayor Paul Randolph in Netflix's Ginny & Georgia.

Graduated From Lake Howell High School 

Scott Porter was born Matthew Scott Porter on 14th July 1979 in Omaha, Nebraska, the United States to Butch Porter and Robin Porter. He has a brother, Brendan Porter, and a sister, Ariana Porter.

Regarding education, he graduated from Lake Howell High School in 1997. During his school year, he used to play for the football team as a wide receiver. He later attended the University of Central Florida.

Talking about his nationality-ethnicity, he is White-American. He is currently 41 years old and stands tall at the height of 6 feet or 1.83 m.

Scott Porter is Portyaing Mayor Paul Randolph in 'Ginny & Georgia'

Scott Porter made his acting on-screen debut in 2006, appearing in the soap opera television series As the World Turns. The same year, he played his breakout role of Jason Street in NBC's television drama series Friday Night Lights until 2008. He returned as a guest in the series on the 5th season in 2010.

He got his first film role in the romantic comedy film Music and Lyrics in 2007. A year later, he was cast in two movies; Speed Racer and Prom Night.    

Scott Porter is Portyaing Mayor Paul Randolph in 'Ginny & Georgia' SOURCE: Digital Spy

In 2010, he acted as Randy in the romantic war drama film Dear John. That same year, he played a recurring role in the science-fiction drama series Caprica. 

Porter starred as George Tucker in The CW television series Hart of Dixie from 2011 until 2015. He worked as a voice artist of Ben Reilly / Scarlet Spider in the superhero animated series Ultimate Spider-Man from 2016-2017.

As of now, he plays Mayor Paul Randolph in Netflix's Ginny & Georgia starring Brianne HoweyAntonia GentryJennifer Robertson, and more.

Net Worth In 2021

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Scott Porter has gathered an estimated net worth of $3 million as of 2021. He earned his riches from his professional acting career.

Some of his movies with their box office collection and budget are given below;

Movies  Year Released Box Office Budget
Music and Lyrics  2007 $145.9 million $40 million
Speed Racer 2008 $93.9 million $120 million
Prom Night  2008 $57.2 million $20 million
Dear John 2010 $115 million $25 million

Moreover, the actor has dozens of acting credits in television series such as Friday Night Lights, Ginny & Georgia, Hart of Dixie, more.

Welcomed Two Children With Wife Kelsey Mayfield

The 41-year-old actor is married to casting director and former cheerleader, Kesley Mayfield. The two exchanged wedding vows on 20th April 2013. The couple first met while filming the television series Friday Night Lights. 

Scott Porter with his wife Kesley Mayfield and son SOURCE: People

Porter and Mayfield welcomed their first child a son, McCoy Lee in 2015. Similarly, their second child a daughter, Clover Ash was born in August 2017.

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