Scott McGinnis

Scott McGinnis

Highest Rated: 30% Secret Admirer (1985)

Lowest Rated: 30% Secret Admirer (1985)

Birthday: Nov 19, 1958

Birthplace: Glendale, California, USA

Scott McGinnis rose to fame as an actor, gracing the silver screen many times over the course of his Hollywood career. In the early stages of his Hollywood career, McGinnis acted in comedies like "Joysticks" (1982), "Wacko" (1983) starring Joe Don Baker and "Racing With the Moon" (1984) with Sean Penn and Elizabeth McGovern. He also appeared in the Judd Nelson film "Making the Grade" (1984). He also appeared in the TV movie "Survival of Dana" (CBS, 1978-79). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the comedy "Secret Admirer" (1985) with C. Thomas Howell, "Thunder Alley" (1985) and "3:15" (1986). During the latter part of his career, he tackled roles in the drama "The Boost" (1988) with James Woods. He also was featured in the TV movies "Exile" (NBC, 1989-1990) and "Storm and Sorrow" (Lifetime, 1990-91). Most recently, McGinnis directed "Angel" (WB, 1999-2004).

Highest rated movies

Secret Admirer




No Score Yet 17% Within the Rock Producer - 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet Last Gasp Director - 1995
No Score Yet 43% Caroline at Midnight Director - 1993
No Score Yet 43% You Can't Hurry Love Skip (Character) $223.6K 1988
No Score Yet 20% Sky Bandits Barney (Character) $1.5M 1986
No Score Yet 27% Odd Jobs Woody (Character) - 1986
No Score Yet 73% Thunder Alley Donnie (Character) - 1985
30% 64% Secret Admirer Steve Powers (Character) - 1985
No Score Yet 55% Making the Grade Bif (Character) - 1984
No Score Yet 41% Wacko Norman Bates (Character) - 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Survival of Dana Paul (Character) - 1979


No Score Yet 90% Angel Director 1999 2001
No Score Yet 66% Murder, She Wrote Unknown (Guest Star) 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Hitchhiker Unknown (Character) 1987
No Score Yet 100% The Facts of Life Dink (Guest Star) 1982
No Score Yet No Score Yet Operation Petticoat Unknown (Character) 1978-1979