One thing Killian Scott is good at is keeping the most attention on his career and as far away from scandal and controversy as possible. He has played notable roles in more than ten TV series and eight films, earning much acclaim in Love- hate (2010-2014), 71 (2014), Calvary (2014) as well as Damnation (2017).
Killian Scott is of Irish descent and grew up sharing a name with a popular Irish actor, leading to the later adoption of his current moniker. Discover his birth name below and more facts about the Irish actor.
Killian Scott – Biography
Although his birth took place on July 6, 1985, in Kilmallock, Limerick, Ireland, Killian Scot moved to Sandymount, Dublin with his family when he was very young. His childhood memories and early education can be traced back to Dublin, where he grew up with his older siblings – Eoghan Murphy, a renowned politician from Ireland’s Fine Gael party, and Colin Murphy, a successful playwright. His parents’ names are yet to be revealed by the actor.
Killian was named after his Cillian Murphy parents welcomed him into the family, but when he was ready to rise to the limelight, he changed his name to Killian Scott. This is done to break away from the established Irish actor who goes by the same name (Cillian Murphy – born May 25, 1976 in Douglas, Cork, Ireland).
After his early education in unpublished institutions, Killian promoted at University College Dublin where he studied and earned his degree in English and Philosophy. Determined which career path he would like to pursue, he continued his studies at the Drama Center in London.
He debuted in 2007 ‘s Creatures of Knowledge , playing Matt. His next acting project was in Christian Blake where he played Guard 2. In 2009, he appeared as Luke in The Rise of the Bricks and also helped write the film. In 2010 he made his TV debut as Tammy Daly in Love / Hate where he appeared in 24 episodes of the RTÉ One series. That same year he had a brief role in One Hand and the next year he was cast in the lead role in Jack Taylorwhere hen played Cody Farraher from 2011-2013. Another notable leading role played by Killian Scott on television is Seth Davenport in Damnation (2017-2018). While building a career in television, Killian has appeared on and off in films including The Rafters, Good Vibrations, Black Ice – all in 2013; Calvary, “71, Arise and Go – 2014; Merchants (2015); Transgression Against Us (2016) and The Commuter (2018).
Family – Is Killian Scott married, who is his wife?
Apparently, the Irishman still rides it alone as far as his love life is concerned. He has caught the attention of his fans especially the ladies who are always curious to know every detail of his love life and most of them will be pleased to know that the Damnation star is not taken. However, before you delve into the idea of a possible hookup, it’s worth knowing that Killian Scott has made it clear that he doesn’t have time for a relationship just yet. It’s clear that his primary focus at this point in his life is building a lasting career in acting rather than investing time in cultivating a relationship.
More facts about Killian Scott
1. He seems unlucky to find that true love as revealed in an interview. He said his love life has been a disaster.
2. Possibly acting before 2007, he was first recognized for his role in a feature film when he played the role of Matt in the Irish drama Creatures of Knowledge.
3. To date, Killian Scott has built a collection of thirteen films and eight television shows. No doubt he will add more credits to his acting name as he is still young and active.
4. When a career is successful, it’s expected to yield profits, and that’s exactly what Killian does in his career as an entertainer. However, the exact numbers of his net worth have not been verified, although various sources suggest it may be in the millions.