Originally from Chicago, Scot studied improvisational comedy under Del Close at the Improv Olympic, trained at the Second City and has been with the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater since its inception. At UCB NYC he performed in FEATURE FEATURE, ASSSSCAT and MOTHER. For the stage, he directed NAKED BABIES and SECRET SLUT. Now at UCBTLA, he performs in SOUNDTRACK. As a screenwriter, Scot is credited on THE HANGOVER PART II, OLD SCHOOL, ROAD TRIP, SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS, STARSKY & HUTCH, HEARTBREAK KID and SEMI PRO. He did uncredited work on ELF and BAD SANTA. Most recently Scot co-wrote and directed the movie SEARCH PARTY, starring UCB regulars Adam Pally, TJ Miller, and Thomas Middleditch, which will hit theaters in September 2014. Scot has produced a number of film and television projects including the films HESHER, SEARCH PARTY, and THE COWARD and the shows BEST FRIENDS FOREVER, ANIMAL PRACTICE, and PLAYING HOUSE.
Scot lives with his wife Kerry and his children Lake and Charlie along with their dogs Dewie and Louise in the Los Feliz neighborhood of LA.