- Appeared in music videos for R.E.M. and Tia Carrere.
- Made his TV debut in 1994 on MTV's Dead at 21.
- First regular TV series role was on ABC's Boy Meets World in 1995, playing Griff.
- Starred in the short-lived HBO drama Tell Me You Love Me in 2007.
- Played Henry Pollard, a former actor who works for a catering company, in the Starz series Party Down and was also one of the show's producers.
- Earned a 2010 Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Male Lead for The Vicious Kind.
- Guest-starred on two episodes of Parks and Recreation before joining the show as a series regular in the show's third season.
- 2010, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Male Lead: Nominee
- 2014, Critics' Choice Television Awards — Best Actor in a Comedy Series: Nominee
- Naomi Sablan — Wife
- David Scott — Brother
- Frankie Scott — Daughter
- Dougals Scott — Father
- Graham Scott — Son
- Anne Scott — Mother
- Shannon Scott — Sister
- The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Pasadena, California, United States (1993)
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- Birth Name: Adam Paul Scott
- Birth Place: Santa Cruz, California, United States
- Birthday: April 3, 1973, Aries
- Profession: Actor, Producer