Seann William Scott is back in the Hollywood limelight being cast in the main role of the Lethal Weapon TV series alongside Damon Wayans. Scott is replacing Clayne Crawford for Season 3 mainly because the latter was fired for two incidents that happened on the set of the TV series. Seann William Scott is mostly known to be a comedy actor in several movies in the ’90s and early ’00s. Despite being a somewhat famous name in Hollywood, his role in Lethal Weapon is the first time he will be series regular on any TV show. With his career back on track, 2018 should be a good springboard for him to get even more roles in the near future. So what is Seann William Scott net worth in 2018? What are Seann William Scott’s salary/earnings? Read on…Image Credit: Eva Rinaldi
Seann William Scott was born on October 3rd, 1976 in Cottage Grove, Minnesota, U.S. He is an American actor, comedian and producer. In terms of his family life, he is the youngest of a big family featuring seven children. His ethnic makeup is of English, Irish, Scottish and German ancestry. Before he got famous, Seann William Scott only got small bit parts in little TV shows in the late ’90s called Unhappily Ever After and Something So Right. His film debut was for a movie called Born Into Exile where he was a supporting actor.
Seann William Scott’s biggest role of his entire career came in 1999 when he was cast as the character of Steve Stifler in the raunchy comedy called American Pie. Even though he was not the main character, his role was easily the funniest and made him a star in Hollywood. The role also got him nominated for ‘Best Villain’ in the Teen Choice Awards. Despite being the best part of the American Pie movie, he reportedly was only paid $8000 for this role in the first movie.
Seann William Scott continued to play the role of Steve Stifler in the sequels called American Pie 2, American Wedding and reprised the role for the final time in 2012 in American Reunion. He must have gotten a big raise for appearing in the sequel because he’s much richer now than the puny $8000 he got before. Not to mention he finally won several Teen Choice Awards and MTV Movie awards for this charismatic performances in the American Pie movie series.
Seann William Scott was kind of typecast as Stifler starring in similar roles in other movies. He was a dude bro in other comedies such as Dude, Where’s My Car?, Evolution, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Bulletproof Monk, Old School, The Dukes of Hazzard and more.
Stifler may be his biggest role to date, but younger audiences might know Scott more as the voice of Crash in the popular Ice Age animated movie series. It’s a role he has held for a long time with his latest contribution being in 2016 in Ice Age: Collision Course.
Most of Scott’s wealth was accumulated in his roles in the early ’00s thanks to his breakout performances in the American Pie movie series. That said, his voice work and other bit parts have allowed him to get consistent work in more recent times. He is sure to get a nice payoff being the main character in the Lethal Weapon TV series. He’s managed to save his money over the years so Scott is still pretty wealthy.
In all, we estimate Seann William Scott net worth in 2018 at $25 million.