Scott Speedman is an actor who has appeared in films and television. He made his debut in Felicity and has never disappointed his fans.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Robert Scott Speedman was born in London, England, to Scottish parents, a primary school teacher named Mary Campbell, and a department store buyer named Roy Speedman. He and his family moved to Toronto, Ontario, when he was four years old.
Speedman was an avid swimmer who had participated in athlete programs at Earl Haig Secondary School. He was also a member of the Canadian National Swim Team, finishing ninth in the Olympic trials in 1992. However, due to a severe neck injury, he was forced to retire from the sport. He later became interested in acting and went on to study at the University of Toronto and York University.
Scott Speedman’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Scott Speedman, who was born on September 1, 1975, is 46 years old as of today, July 10, 2022. His height is 1.79 meters and his weight is 75 kilograms.
Scott Speedman’s Profession & Career
On ‘Speaker’s Corner,’ a viewer open forum hosted by Toronto City TV, Speedman expressed his interest in auditioning for the role of Robin in the film ‘Batman Forever.’ Despite the fact that his appearance drew him to the audition, he was not cast for the role, which was instead given to Chris O’Donnell. He became more determined about his acting career and auditioned for several Canadian television and film roles.
In 1995, he made his television debut in the Canadian series ‘Net Worth,’ while also appearing in several other minor roles. After a while, he decided to study at the ‘Neighbourhood Playhouse,’ though only for a short time before dropping out and returning to his Toronto home.
His big break came when he was cast in a show called ‘Felicity,’ where he played a college kid opposite Keri Russel. Speedman was praised for his performance in the popular series and received several offers while on set. He made his film debut in the 2000 film ‘Duets,’ playing Billy Hannan opposite Gwenyth Paltrow.
More about Career
After a four-year stint on the television series ‘Felicity,’ he discovered his fortune in film and went on to star in several. His first major starring role was in the police drama ‘Dark Blue,’ opposite Kurt Russell, as an inexperienced LAPD detective caught up in web corruption. Then he starred in the independent film ‘My Life Without Me,’ in which he played the husband of a terminally ill woman, opposite Sarah Polley, and received the ‘Golden Wave Award’ for his performance.
Later that year, he co-starred with Kate Beckinsale in the supernatural thriller ‘Underworld.’ Speedman received the ‘Saturn Award’ in the category ‘Cinescape Face of the Future Award’ after the stylized vampire-werewolf film made an impression on the audience. Following that, he appeared in a number of films, including the thriller ‘The 24th day,’ opposite James Marsen and Ice Cube in XXX: State Union.
He also appeared as a supporting actor in the romantic film “The Vow” and as a guest star on the popular television show “Grey’s Anatomy.”
Achievements and Awards
In 2003, Scott Speedman received the ‘Golden Wave Award for his role in the film ‘My Life Without Me,’ and the ‘Saturn Award for his role in the supernatural thriller film ‘Underworld.’
Scott Speedman’s Girlfriend, Marriage & Relationship
Scott is regarded as a generational playboy. During his adolescence, he dated a number of women. He is also well-known for his flawless body structure. From 1998 to 1999, he was in a relationship with Gwyneth Paltrow. He then dated Keri Russell for a few years after that. There were strong rumors that he was dating Teresa Palme in 2011, but the relationship only lasted a year. He has never married and is content with his life as a single man.
Scott Speedman’s Salary and Net Worth
Despite initial ups and downs in the industry, his subsequent successes have increased his fortune net worth to $4 million as of July 2022. His acting career provides the majority of his income. He also makes a good living from his family’s business.
|Celebrated Name||Scott Speedman|
|Real Name||Robert Scott Speedman|
|Age||46 years old|
|Birth Date||1 September 1975|
|Birth Place||London, United Kingdom|
|Profession||British-Canadian film and television actor|
|Net Worth||$4 million|