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Scott Porter        

Actor; Known for TV Dramas "Friday Night Lights" and "Hart of Dixie"

Scott Porter is an American actor and occasional singer known for his role as Jason Street in the NBC television drama "Friday Night Lights." His character, inspired by a real-life high school football player, was injured during a football game in the pilot episode and became disabled.

Porter was paired with Alyson Michalka and Vanessa Hudgens in the 2009 film "Bandslam" in which he performed the song "Pretend." In 2010, he played the role of Blake, a law firm investigator, in CBS' legal drama "The Good Wife." As of 2013, he also stars as George Tucker in The CW comedy-drama series "Hart of Dixie."

Prior to joining the cast of "Friday Night Lights," Porter played Matthew in the original cast of the Off-Broadway hit "Altar Boyz" in 2004. In 2006, he temporarily took over the role of Casey Hughes in the soap opera "As the World Turns," a role originally performed by Zach Roerig. Porter also played the role of Colin Thompson, the more visible part of the duo that fronts the fictional band PoP!, in the movie "Music and Lyrics." Porter also played the character Rex in the film "Speed Racer," which was directed and written by the Wachowski brothers.

He played Bobby in the remake of "Prom Night," released in August 2009. In the same year, he was also paired with star Alexis Bledel in the romantic comedy film "The Good Guy," which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Porter is a fan of comic books and has auditioned for several comic book hero roles.


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