In 2000, Scott played the villain in Mission: Impossible II for which he received another Blockbuster Entertainment Award nomination, this time as Favorite Villain. In 2002, he starred in the WWII drama Enigma opposite Kate Winslet and appeared in Liliana Cavani's Ripley's Game with John Malkovich. The following year, he took a producing credit and co-starred with Tim Roth in the historical drama To Kill a King as well as taking the lead in the thriller The Poet. Other notable feature credits include The Truth About Love opposite Jennifer Love Hewitt, Bill Forsyth's Gregory's Two Girls, David Kane's This Year's Love and more recently, Walter Salles' Dark Water opposite Jennifer Connelly, and the stylish vampire story Perfect Creature.
On television, Scott appeared in the recurring role of Ian Hainsworth in the hugely popular series Desperate Housewives. He appeared as Moses in the Emmy Award nominated miniseries The Ten Commandments and played Sultan Schariar in the Emmy winning Arabian Nights.
On stage, Scott has appeared in Sam Mendes' production of To the Green Fields Beyond at London's Donmar Warehouse in the critically-acclaimed role of Scottish tank commander Lt. Child. He also starred in the title role of Becket in John Caird's West End production alongside Jasper Britton.
Scott lives in Los Angeles and in the UK.
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Dougray Scott Facts
|Birth Name||Stephen Scott|
|Birthday||November 25, 1965 (55)|
|Birthplace||Glenrothes, Scotland, United Kingdom|
|Height||6' (1m83) How tall is Dougray Scott compared to you?|
|Ever After: A Cinderella Story|
|The Vatican Tapes|
|Mission: Impossible II|
|Harley And The DavidsonS|
|Taken 3 Unrated|