Tom Everett Scott Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 01 Aug, 2018
Facts of Tom Everett Scott
Date of Birth: 1970 , September-7
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Tom Everett Scott
Birth Name Thomas Everett Scott
Nick Name Tom Everett Scott
Father Joseph "Bill" Scott
Mother Cynthia "Cindy" (née Pierce)
Nationality American
Birth Place/City East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
Ethnicity White
Profession Actors
Working For That Thing You Do!, An American Werewolf in Paris, La La Land
Net Worth $4 million
Salary $700k-$1m
Married Yes
Married to Jenni Gallagher
Children Finn Scott and Arly Scott
Movies Van Wilder, Enemies Closer, Sexual Life
TV Show Grace Under Fire, The $treet, Philly
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American actor, Tom Everett Scott is best known for his role, drummer Guy Patterson in That Thing You Do!. He is active in the entertainment industry since 1993 and to date, he has worked in numerous movies and TV series. Some of his critically acclaimed work includes An American Werewolf in Paris,  Boiler RoomOne True Thing La La Land Southland, Reign. As of 2018, Scott starring in the TruTV sitcom, I'm Sorry.    

Early Life Of Tom Everett Scott   

Tom Everett Scott was born Thomas Everett Scott on September 7, 1970, in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, U.S. He is the son of  Cynthia "Cindy" (née Pierce), an insurance sales representative, and William Joseph "Bill" Scott, a civil engineer.

In 1992, Scott graduated from Syracuse University majoring in drama. He has English, Scottish, German, and Irish, ancestry. 

Tom Everett Scott's Career

Tom Everett Scott started his acting journey in 1993 in the recurring role of Matthew in ABC popular sitcom, Grace Under Fire. He got his major role in 1996 in That Thing You Do! where he played the role of Guy Patterson. 

Then he appeared in a number of films including  An American Werewolf in Paris, Dead Man on Campus, The Love Letter,  Boiler Room which helped to boost his film career.

CAPTION: Hollywood actor, Tom Everett Scott SOURCE: LongRoom

Scott starred in the series Philly as a lawyer, the show was critically successful but due to the poor ratings, it was canceled after one season. Some of his popular screen credit includes Because I Said SoSavedCashmere Mafia,  Race to Witch Mountain, Tanner Hall, Sister Cities and many more.

In 2016, Scott was cast in the film La La Land as David. The following year, he co-starred in the movie, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul. As of 2018, he is associated with the TruTV sitcom, I'm Sorry, starring alongside Andrea Savage.  

Tom Everett Scott's Net Worth

Everett has an estimated net worth of $4 million which he accumulated from his acting career. He earns $700k-$1m for his appearances in movies and TV series.

He has appeared in a number of box-office hit movies and some of them are enlisted below,

Year Movie Budget (US Dollar) Box-office Collection (US Dollar) IMDb rating Starring
2000 Boiler Room $7 million $28 million 7 stars Giovanni Ribisi, Vin Diesel, Nia Long, Nicky Katt
2007 Because I Said So $39 million  $69.5 million 5.6 stars Diane Keaton, Mandy Moore, Gabriel Macht, Lauren Graham
2009 Race to Witch Mountain $50 million $106.4 million 5.7 stars Dwayne Johnson, AnnaSophia Robb, Carla Gugino, Ciarán Hinds
2012 Parental Guidance $25 million $119.8 million 6 stars Billy Crystal, Bette Midler, Marisa Tomei, Joshua Rush

Tom Everett Scott's Personal Life

Tom Everett Scott is happily married to Jenni Gallagher. The couple tied the knot in 1997 at an intimate ceremony surrounded by their closed friends and family members. The pair is the proud parents of two children, a son, Finn Scott and a daughter, Arly Scott

Scott is active on Instagram where he has more than 14k+ followers and on Twitter, he has more than 14.8k followers as of July 2018. 


20 years of love and laughter. Happy Anniversary to my, @jgscott.

A post shared by Tom Everett Scott (@thetomeverettscott) on

On December 14, 2017, he celebrated 20 years of the anniversary with his wife. 

Body Measurements:

  • Height: He stands at the height of 6 Feet 2 Inches (188cm).
  • Weight: As of 2018, he weighs 75kg (165lbs).
  • Chest Size: 40 Inches
  • Waist Size: 33 Inches
  • Eye Color: Blue

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