Scott Mechlowicz was born in New York, and raised in Texas. In 2001 he moved to Los Angeles to study at UCLA, where he graduated. He played a small role in Neverland (2003/I), and then the leading role in EuroTrip (2004). He also played in Mean Creek (2004). Now he plays in two films which are still in production, Middle of Nowhere (2006) and Peaceful Warrior (2006).