Scot Armstrong


22 Sep 1970


As a screenwriter, Scot is credited on 'Old School," "Road Trip," "School For Scoundrels," "Starsky & Hutch," "Heartbreak Kid," "Semi Pro," "Search Party" and "Hangover Part II." He did un-credited work on "Elf" and "Bad Santa." Scot has created, written and directed the comedy series "Dice" for Showtime, which premieres in 2016.

In 2015 he directed the independent feature "Search Party." He has produced and executive produced several projects for film and television, including the movie "Hesher," the network pilots "Off Duty" and "Problem Child" as well as the shows "Best Friends Forever," "Animal Practice" and "Playing House," which is currently on USA.

Originally from Chicago, Scot studied improvisational comedy under Del Close at the Improv Olympic, trained at the Second City and has been with the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater since its inception. At UCB NYC he performed in "Feature Feature," "Asssscat" and "Mother." For the stage, he directed "Naked Babies" and "Secret Slut." Now at UCB LA, he performs in "Soundtrack."

Biography as of March 2016.

Actor ( 1 credit )

Semi-Pro (2008) Cameraman

Producer ( 6 credits )

Dice (2016) executive producer (6 episodes, 2016)
Search Party (2014) producer
Playing House (2014) executive producer (6 episodes, 2014)
Animal Practice (2012) executive producer (6 episodes, 2012)
Best Friends Forever (2012) executive producer (6 episodes, 2012)
Hesher (2010) executive producer

Writer ( 9 credits )

Dice (2016) (created by) (6 episodes, 2016)
Search Party (2014) (screenplay by) and
The Hangover Part II (2011) (written by) &
Semi-Pro (2008) (written by)
The Heartbreak Kid (2007) (screenplay) and
School for Scoundrels (2006) (screenplay)
Starsky & Hutch (2004) (screenplay) and
Old School (2003) (screenplay) &
Road Trip (2000) (written by)

Director ( 2 credits )

Dice (2016) (4 episodes, 2016)
Search Party (2014)