Scott Wright is an accomplished versatile actor and presenter with many stage & screen credits in both disciplines. He is also an expert in diet and nutrition and celebrity fitness instructor. TV acting includes; Coronation Street regular for 3 years, Doctors,Emmerdale,Crossroads,Shameless,Casualty. Presenting includes; ITV quiz channels, Fitness TV and many more. Please note Hamilton Management currently represent Scott for TV presenting, non acting TV guest spots, in addition to some selected live appearances and theatre acting enquiries.
Scott Wrights Presenter showreel : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oInBl4I3XM4
Scott Wrights acting showreel please click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjI4UeU673U
Scott Wrights youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/ScottWr1ght
BACKGROUND AND CORONATION STREET BREAK:
Following stage school, Blackpool born Scott Wright started his acting career in Coronation Street playing series regular Sam Kingston who famously stripped in the Rovers Return before becoming a mechanic at the garage. During his 3 year show stint Scott was nominated for a NTA award as most popular newcomer. He was delighted and flattered to win the less prestigious but more humorous ‘rear of the year’ title. Scott’s stripping was recently voted one of 50 most memorable moments in street history.
OTHER TV ACTING AND GUEST APPEARANCES:
Since leaving Scott Wright has gained several acting credits on TV notably appearing in Crossroads, Doctors , 2 episodes of Emmerdale , Shameless and more recently in Casualty. In his earlier career he played Tristan in the feature film of the same name, directed by legendary filmmaker John Boorman (Point Blank).He has taken part in reality shows Trust Me I’m A Holiday Rep for Five and most recently Coach Trip.
On stage Scott has appeared in several plays, notably Out of Order, a national tour with Vicki Michelle (Allo Allo) and the late Paul Shane (Hi De Hi). He’s starred in several successful pantomimes including Aladdin, Snow White and Cinderella performing at venues including Charter Theatre Preston, Camberley Theatre, Alexandra Theatre Bognor Regis, Floral Pavillion New Brighton & Grand Opera House Belfast. Scott is about to star in his first engagement for Hamilton Management as Prince Charming in Cinderella this Christmas 2013/14 at the Theatre Royal,Margate.
PRESENTING & FITNESS PROJECTS:
Scott Wright is also an accomplished singer and presenter appearing on Celebrity Stars in their Eyes, also hosting shows for ITV quiz channels and commercial radio stations. His numerous guest appearances include This Morning, Loose Women, GMTV,Soccer AM, Fort Boyard,The Big Breakfast and The Sharon Osbourne show.
Scott Wright has been passionate about health and fitness since an early age, his profile in the fitness industry has raised by training celebrities including Kerry Katona. A member of the Register of Exercise Professionals, he’s an expert in diet and nutrition,appearing on ITV’s Feel Good Factor and Kerry’s MTV show.
After completing and directing the documentary 12 weeks, which is based around Scott becoming a bodybuilder in only 3 months he branched out into fitness and bought his own gym. He has also devised a workout for a national advertising campaign for TurtleWax and Halfords.
Over the years Scott has been a regular contributor for many national and International publications such as OK, Closer and Reveal Magazines to name but a few, these articles have often had a focus on Scott’s presenting or fitness work. He can at present be seen on Sky Television with his own show ‘The Big Workout’ on Fitness TV and GymCube.com which is a new revolutionary live internet streaming company…. Scott lists several high profile clients and company CEO’s amongst his weight loss success stories including actors Denise Welsh, John Thompson and Happy Mondays and X Factor singer Rowetta and is a Forza sponsored Athlete..
Scott is presently expanding his flourishing residential boot camp business www.scottwrightbootcamps.com
Fitness: 2012-13 has seen Scott embark on an intensive fitness course combining this with boot camp fitness classes across the UK. His feats landed hi the Daily Mail and OK magazine in Summer 2013 for his weight loss. See http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2361886/The-remarkable-video-shows-soap-actor-ditched-day-Kit-Kat-habit-pack-3-MONTHS.html for Scott’s body transformation with the Mail on Line
Acting: Scott Wright is about to star in his first engagement for Hamilton Management as Prince Charming in Cinderella this Christmas 2013/14 at the Theatre Royal,Margate.
In his spare time Scott Wright continues to train in the gym and perform in acting workshops. He has a young daughter called Lexi.