Insight On Reid Scott Married Life, Family, Height, Movies & More

By Staff Writer | Published On: 24 Jan, 2020
Insight On Reid Scott Married Life, Family, Height, Movies & More

Reid Scott is an American actor best known for his roles in various movies and TV shows. He is known for playing the role of Deputy Director of Communications, Dan Egan in the American political satire TV show, Veep. He appeared in the show as a major character in 65 episodes from 2012 to 2019.  For his performance in the show, he has also won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series along with other cast members. 

Another breakthrough role of Reid is next seen in the TV series, My Boys playing the role of Brenden Dorff form 2006 to 2010.   

Reid Scott’s Bio: Age & Family

Reid Scott was born on 19th November 1977 in Albany, New York with the birthname Reid Scott Weiner. His father, Neil Weiner is Ashkenazi Jewish whereas his mother is French-Canadian, as well as Irish and English. He has a younger sister named Katianna.

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He attended an elementary school in the Shenendehowa district and went to LaSalle Institute in Troy, New York where he studied from grades 7 to 11. For his senior year, he returned to Shenendehowa and completed his senior year from Shenendehowa High School in Clifton Park, New York. 

After completing high school, he went to Syracuse University and graduated in 2000 becoming the first undergraduate to receive a combined Directing degree from the Theatre and Film schools. 


Reid Scott stands at the height of 6 feet and 1 inch (1.85 meters). 

Married To Wife

Reid Scott is married to Elspeth Keller, an actress, and screenwriter. The couple is blessed with two sons; the elder one is named Conrad Scott, born on 31st March 2015 and the younger one is called Damon Leif Scott, born on 4th January 2018.

Reid Scott with his wife Elspeth Eller on 15th February 2019 (Source: Reid Scott's Instagram)

Reid was introduced to Elspeth initially by some of his friends who were also friends to her at the University of Southern California. After becoming pen pals for some months, Elspeth called Reid and they met at the screening of a short film written, starred in and produced by her. 

From their first encounter, they fell in love and began dating. After a couple of years together, the couple was engaged in Palm Springs in 2013. 

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Finally, on 21st June 2014, the couple tied the knot in a beautiful wedding ceremony organized at Maguire Gardens in Downtown Los Angeles.

Before Elspeth, Reid was married to Elizabeth Anne Petrazzolo. They were married on 9th October 2004 and got divorced in 2007.