Scott Coffey

An acting veteran, Coffey has appeared in several notable films including: "Shag", "Some Kind of Wonderful", "Dream Lover", and "Mulholland Drive". He was nominated for a supporting actor Independent Spirit Award for his work in Shag. Coffey was born and raised in Honolulu Hawaii, where he began his acting career appearing in school plays, community theatre and with the Hawaii Performing Arts Company.
He also appeared in several episodic television shows. With the money he had earned from acting, he then traveled to Europe most notably Rome where he stayed three years, attending high school there and acting in seven films, including "Once Upon a Time in America", and the CBS miniseries "Christopher Columbus". While on location for Christopher Columbus, he was contacted by the William Morris Agency and moved to New York, where he signed with the agency and studied acting while co-starring in the off-Broadway play
"It's All Talk". After a year he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his film career and has been working ever since, appearing in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off", "SpaceCamp" and the aforementioned films above. His television work includes a special Twilight Zone entitled Private Channel, as well as a memorable "Amazing Stories" (TV series) episode directed by Robert Zemeckis and featuring Christopher Lloyd and Coffey's costar from Some Kind of Wonderful, Mary Stuart Masterson. His feature film, "Ellie Parker" was an Official Selection of the 2005 Sundance Film Festival and won the New American Cinema Special Jury Prize at the Seattle International Film Festival. It was released in the fall of that year to mostly rave reviews. Coffey lives in Portland, Oregon with his boyfriend Blair Mastbaum. He counts Naomi Watts, and David Lynch as close friends.
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