May 12, 1968 |
Sacramento, California, U.S.
|Other names||Scottie Schwartz
|Years active||1982 - Present|
Life and career
|This section requires expansion with: early life. (January 2011)|
Schwartz co-starred opposite Richard Pryor and Jackie Gleason in 1982's The Toy directed by Richard Donner. In 1982, Schwartz filmed Kidco directed by Ronald F. Maxwell. In 1983, he featured in the Christmas film A Christmas Story as Flick, who got his tongue stuck to a frozen pole. In 1985, Schwartz co-starred with Liza Minnelli, Corey Haim, and Jeffrey DeMunn in the television film A Time to Live.
Schwartz attended high school in 1982/3 and 1985/6 at Bridgewater Raritan HS West in Bridgewater, NJ, with future professional basketball player Eric Murdock. He moved on to attend the Professional Children's School from 1983 to 1985.
Since 1987, he has managed a sports and movie memorabilia collectibles store, Baseball Cards - Movie Collectibles Etc. with his father Dan Schwartz in Woodland Hills, California. Schwartz' father was Elvis Presley's US Army company clerk in Germany from 1958-1960.
In the 1990s, Schwartz worked in the adult film industry in minor, non-sexual roles, and behind the scenes in numerous administrative roles. Schwartz would eventually star in adult films in sexual roles. After appearing in more than a dozen films in a non-sexual capacity he quit in 2000 because he "got tired of the industry".
Since 2006, Schwartz has pursued his acting career, and helped create a line of celebrity-based trading cards for Donruss Trading cards, now known as Panini called "Americana". He has also obtained celebrity autographs for companies such as: Upper Deck, Razor, Leaf & In The Game. In 2008, Schwartz began writing for the sports card magazine Beckett, and was featured on the cover of the September 2008 issue of Sports Card Monthly alongside Darren McFadden and Josh Hamilton.
Scott has recently stated that he will be working on his memoir, to be published in 2013, the same year as the 30th anniversary of A Christmas Story.
- The Toy (1982)
- A Christmas Story (1983)
- Kidco (1984)
- Raiders of the Living Dead (1986)
- Fear a.k.a. Honor Betrayed (1988)
- Beauty and the Beast: Part II (1990)
- Scotty's X-Rated Adventure (1996)
- Skin Walker (2004)
- Alien 3000 a.k.a. Unseen Evil 2 (2004)
- Community College (2008)
- The Coffin (2008)
- Young People's Specials (1 episode, 1984)
- ABC Afterschool Special - "That Funny Fat Kid", "Summer Switch" (2 episodes, 1984)
- A Time to Live (1985)
- 21 Jump Street (1 episode, #8, 1987)
- Rags to Riches (1 episode, 1987)
- TV 101 (1 episode, 1988)