Actor Jackson Robert Scott: Known for playing Bode Locke in Locke & Key (2020-2022) and Georgie Denbrough in It Chapter One (2017) and It Chapter Two (2019), Jackson Robert Scott was born on September 18, 2008.
Phoenix, Arizona, is where Scott was born and raised. The Mandarin Immersion Program at his school provided him with the opportunity to learn Mandarin Chinese. Additionally, he is a boy scout.
As a member of CGTV’s acting program, he learned many of the techniques he uses today. He worked with actors from Nickelodeon and Disney at the CGTV program, as well as Adrian R’Mante, who founded the program. Improvisational Workshop was his favorite class.
In the years following his time with CGTV, he began auditioning for top-tier television shows and self-taping.
A prime-time American television series called Criminal Minds gave Scott his first role in 2015. Scott played Cole Vasquez in Season 11’s fourth episode, “Outlaw”. On October 21, 2015, the episode aired. As Troy Otto’s child version, he also appeared in an episode of Fear the Walking Dead titled “TEOTWAWKI”.
Scott starred as Georgie Denbrough in the 2017 adaptation of Stephen King’s novel It. The film begins with Pennywise the Dancing Clown haunting Georgie. Earlier Scott had stated that he did not feel intimidated or scared of Skarsgard, who played Pennywise, since he is a nice person in real life. At Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, Scott attended the premiere of the film. A sequel, It Chapter Two, was released on September 6, 2019, in which he reprised his role as Georgie.
A short film directed by Guy Nattiv, Skin (2018), starring Scott as Troy, won the 91st Academy Awards for Best Live Action Short Film.
As part of his horror film career, Scott appeared as Miles Blume in Nicholas McCarthy’s 2019 film The Prodigy. Taylor Schilling co-starred with him in his first starring role in a feature film.
Fear the Walking Dead
Locke & Key