Scott MacArthur (born August 6) is an American actor and writer. He is best known for playing Jimmy Shepherd, a main character on the Fox comedy series The Mick. MacArthur was initially hired as a writer for the series. The Jimmy character was played by Nat Faxon in the original pilot for The Mick, with the knowledge that Faxon would not be able to continue in the role if the pilot got picked up to series. After offering the role to MacArthur, Fox re-shot the pilot prior to the series debut.
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
MacArthur has also appeared in films, such as The Diabolical (2015) and Answers to Nothing (2011), as well as numerous guest roles on television. He appeared in the 2019 Breaking Bad epilogue film, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, as welder/criminal Neil Kandy.
|2011||Answers to Nothing||Allan|
|The Longer Day of Happiness||Bob|
|The Motel Life||Officer Mori|
|2013||Ghost Team One||Elder Ammon|
|2016||The Diabolical||Officer Chambers|
|2017||Chuck Hank and the San Diego Twins||Marcel|
|2019||Rim of the World||Lou|
|El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie||Neil Kandy|
|2006||Mad TV||Scott||Episode #12.7|
|2007||Numb3rs||Bidder Wearing Glasses||Episode: “Graphic”|
|2008||Medium||Anton||Episode: “To Have and to Hold”|
|Mad Men||Jim||Episode: “For Those Who Think Young”|
|2011||Perfect Couples||Trevor||Episode: “Perfect Exes”|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live!||Hap/Marine||Episodes #9.94 and #9.122|
|2011–2012||How to Be a Gentleman||Tom||2 episodes|
|2012||Body of Proof||Rob Martin||Episode: “Identity”|
|NCIS: Los Angeles||Neil Barlow||Episode: “Sans Voir (Part I)”|
|2013||NCIS||Petty Officer Second Class Luke Grismer||Episode: “Shabbat Shalom”|
|2014||The Mindy Project||Bush||Episode: “What About Peter?”|
|2016||Angie Tribeca||Gordon Manhattan||Episode: “Murder in the First Class”|
|2017–2018||The Mick||Jimmy Shepherd||Main role, 35 episodes|
|2019–present||The Righteous Gemstones||Scotty/The Devil||Supporting Role|
|2020||Superstore||Benny||Episode: "Cereal Bar"|
- Swartz, Tracy (December 30, 2016). "How Scott MacArthur went from Chicago improv to Fox's 'The Mick'". ’’Chigago Tribune’’. Retrieved February 23, 2018.
- "The Mick Creators On Chip's New Father and Trying To Enrage Their Audience".
- Kurland, Daniel (December 6, 2017). "The Mick Creators Explain That Radical Cast Departure". denofgeek.com. Retrieved January 5, 2018.
- "Scott MacArthur IMDB bio". Retrieved February 26, 2018.
- Wigler, Josh (October 11, 2019). "How 'El Camino' Honors and Moves Beyond 'Breaking Bad'". HollywoodReporter.com. Retrieved October 15, 2019.