Scott Wilson

Sunday, March 29, 1942
Birth Place: 
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Living Place: 
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
5' 10¾"
In Relationship: 
Heavenly Wilson (Married)

One chillingly infamous screen role for Scott Wilson in 1967 set the mark for an actor who went on to prove himself one of movie's most invaluable character players for the past four decades. The Georgia-born native (Atlanta born and raised) was awarded a basketball scholarship following high school at Georgia's Southern Tech University to study architecture. Instead, Wilson hitchhiked to Los Angeles on a whim and hooked up one day with an actor he met in a bar who took him on one of his auditions. Allowed to audition himself by chance, Wilson lost the part but was absolutely hooked. Working an assortment of menial jobs, he studied for nearly five years while gaining experience in such local theater productions as "The Importance of Being Earnest."


The Heartbreak Kid (HD-DVD)

Unfortunately for Farrelly Brothers fans, this reteaming with Ben Stiller leans more toward the brothers’ Say It Isn’t So rather than There’s Something About Mary.  It has a handful of genuinely funny parts but is overall more forgettable than anything.  In fact, I almost just started writing a r... Read more