Well-known for playing the role of Danny Danno Williams on the TV series ‘Hawaii Five-0’ and the character of Scott Lavin in ‘Entourage’, Scott Caan is an American actor. Other than these two TV series, the handsome hunk is also known for his other roles. Here, have a look at the career, biography, and net worth of Scott Caan in 2018.
Early life & biography
Born on August 23, 1976, in Los Angeles, California, Scott Caan is a son of actor parents. His father, James Caan, is an award-winning Hollywood actor while his mother, Sheila Marie Ryan, is an actress and a former model. His full name is Scott Andrew Caan. He has Jewish ancestry. His grandparents were actually German Jewish immigrants. When he was just one year old, his parents separated. He has one half-sister and three half-brothers. There is not much information about his education. He has attended ‘Playhouse west Acting School’ for a brief period of time.
At present, Scott is unmarried, but he is a father of a 4-year-old girl. He had his daughter with his girlfriend, Kacy Byxbee. The couple has been together for years and welcomed their daughter in 2014. However, they haven’t made up their mind to get married yet. Prior to this relationship, Scott also got involved in a couple of other romantic relationships, but they all ended within the years. Now, he is a devoted lover and committed to his girlfriend.
Career, Awards & nominations
Scott dreamt of being an actor like his father since his childhood. He has learned acting professionally. He stepped into the films as a teenager actor. Those were actually the independent and low-budgeted films, but they gave him a wide exposure. In 1999, he made his big screen debut with the film Varsity Blues. The film was a moderate success at the box office, but it earned significant popularity for Scott. The same year, he bagged another film and marked his presence in Hollywood.
The next year, he shared the screen with the great actor Vin Diesel in the film Boiler Room. This film earned him a whole new recognition, and with this film, he wrote his name in the category of great actors. In 2005, he came together with Paul Walker in the film ‘Into the Blue’. This film took his career to the next level. Throughout his career, he has appeared in many blockbuster films and TV shows.
Speaking of the awards, Scott has won Cine Vegas International Film Festival Award and TV Guide Award. He has also received Teen Choice Award, Golden Globe, and MTV Movie Award nominations.
Net worth & earnings
Scott Caan has been in the industry for almost two decades, and he has achieved a fair success too. He was not just hanging around rather he was making big, be it the money or the popularity. So, today, the Greek-god actor holds a staggering net worth of $20 million. Needless to say, he has made the major chunk of his money through his acting career, but the actor has also made a decent amount of money through his music career. Yes, he is involved in music too.
For a star kid, it’s never easy to walk into his/her parent’s footprints and achieve the same level of success. People often end up comparing the kid with the parents. But Scott Caan has done it. He is as successful as his father.