This Is The Real Reason Why Seann William Scott Has Totally Vanished From The Spotlight

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Without a doubt, every child of the ’90s knows Seann William Scott. As American Pie’s lady-loving lothario Steve Stifler, the actor endeared himself to millions of teen movie fans. But Scott’s post-Pie career hasn’t been filled with as many highs – but there’s a reason for his mysterious absence from screens.

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Like many young stars, Seann William Scott decided on a career in movies very early on in life. Originally from Cottage Grove in Minnesota, the actor packed his bags and moved to Hollywood with the ambition of becoming a star. However, the parts he had in mind were quite different to the ones that he would eventually become famous for.

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In fact, despite having become known for comedic roles, Scott actually envisioned a more serious career. “I moved to LA to pursue acting because I wanted to do dramas,” he revealed to the Belfast Telegraph in 2012. “I was never the funny guy in school… My hero growing up was Malcolm McDowell in Clockwork Orange.”

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