Stephen Dougray Scott better known as Dougray Scott is a Scottish actor. Scott was born in Glenrothes, Fife, the son of Elma, a nurse, and Alan Scott, an actor and salesperson. He attended Auchmuty High School.
Adopting his stage name from his grandmother’s surname, “Dougray”, he enrolled in a foundation course in drama before going on to attend the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff from 1984 to 1987; here, he earned the college’s Most Promising Drama Student award. In 1988, he moved to London.