Scott Ottaway

Actor, Extra, Band Member, Drummer, Other Musician,… more

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Audio

Scott - audio. Respect

Evolution. 2007

01Scott - audio. Respect
02Scott - audio Hard Days Night

Physical Attributes

Height:
165 cm / 5ft 5in
Weight:
96 kg / 211 lbs
Ethnicity:
White / Caucasian
Chest:
109 cm / 43 in
Skin color:
White
Waist:
88 cm / 35 in
Eye color:
Brown
Hair color:
Black
Hair length:
Short
Hair type:
Straight

Credits & experience

2010
  • The Searchers : Drummer with the 60s legends, The Searchers. I replaced Eddie Rothe in 2010

Acting

Acting experience

Extra


Languages
  • English

Accents
  • UK English

Extras

Extras experience

No previous extras experience


Extra on Emerdale
Extra on 3 music videos
I have also been in 6 music videos drumming

Music

Drumming ability

Expert


Vocal ability

Backing vocals


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Indie
  • Electronic
  • Country

Influences: The Searchers, Queen, Genesis, Rhcp, Phil Collins, Thomas Lang, Robert Brian, Steve Gadd,

www.scottottaway.com

I am a drummer/percussionist.
An Istanbul Mehmet artist (www.istanbulmehmet.co.uk)

In February 2010, I joined The Searchers. (www.the-searchers.co.uk) until their retirement on March 31st 2019.
The band whose hits include, Needles and Pins, Sweets for my sweet, Love potion number 9 and many more, playing to sold out theatres around the World

I have also depped on the hit West End musical, We Will Rock You

In December 2009 I was in the UK charts with the charity single 'My Christmas Card To You' a song written by Mike Reid, Roy Wood and Elliott Frisby. I play drums and percussion and appear in the music video. Slade's Dave Hill also appears in the video.

The single raised money for the 'Shooting Stars Children's Hospice'

During 2009, I worked for P&O on their Ventura cruise ship

In 2008, I was working with singer song writer Elliott Frisby as a regular on his tv show every week on Sky channel 186 and until April '09 I was working as 'percussionist' for the 'Wish-Magic Tour'

Im British and I have been in or deped for many of the UK's top tribute/cover bands (Queen, Slade, Roxy music, Bon Jovi, Elton John) and played in resident bands for hotels, holiday camps, cruise ships, musicals and panto. I have also worked for Butlins in their 'house' band. Im click friendly and can read drum score.

December 07 I completed a tour around the UK for the Duggie Chapman 'Christmas matinee old time music hall' tour with Maurice Merry as the MD (ex MD for Gene Pitney)

I am available for all types of work either as a kit drummer or percussionist for one off gigs or studio sessions

I have top equipment including 3 accoustic kits, 1 Roland TD20, Istanbul Mehmet cymbals, congas, bongos, timbales, cajon and I have my own transport, clean licence, passport

Film & Stage Crew

Runner or Assistant ability

Beginner


Drum tech on touring shows.

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