Esther Scott Bio-Wiki, Age, Death, Family, Husband, Movies, and Net Worth

Who is Esther Scott?

Esther Scott (full name: Esther Denise Scott) was an American actress best known for appearing in the teen coming of age film Boyz n the Hood (1991) as Tisha’s grandmother.

Scott began her acting career as a voice actress on Star Wars: Ewoks. She then appeared on television shows which include
Beverly Hills, 90210, Full House, Party of Five, Ellen, The Steve Harvey Show, and Sister, Sister.

Scott was also a regular cast member in the short-lived ABC sitcom The Geena Davis Show (2000-2001). On the show, she played Geena Davis’ housekeeper, Gladys. She has also had recurring roles on City Guys (1998-2001), short-lived The Help (2004) as Doris, and also Hart of Dixie (2011-2015) as Delma Warner.

How Old is Esther Scott? – Age

Scott died at the age of 66. Esther Denise Scott was born on April 13, 1953, in Queens, New York, U.S.

A photo of Esther Scott
A photo of Esther Scott

Esther Scott Family

Scott has a sister Shaun who confirmed her death. Scott was very private regarding her private life and this made it difficult to know about her family background.

Esther Scott Husband

There is no revealed information regarding Scott’s dating or married life. It is also not yet known if she has any children.

Esther Scott Net Worth

Scott has earned her fortune from her acting career. However, her net worth has not yet been revealed.

Esther Scott Death

Scott’s death was announced on 18th February 2020 by a member of her family. The family member confirmed that the actress died on Friday 14th February 2020 after suffering a heart attack at her Sanat Monica home.

Esther Scott Films and TV Shows


  • 2016 – Trust Fund as Gloria
  • 2016 – The Birth of a Nation as Bridget Turner
  • 2013 – Gangster Squad as Letty
  • 2007 – I’m Through with White Girls as Hester
    • 2007- Sister’s Keeper as Mama Pines
    • Transformers as Glen’s Grandmother
  • 2006 – Dreamgirls as Aunt Ethel
  • 2006 – The Pursuit of Happyness as a Shelter Worker
  • 2005 – Fun with Dick and Jane as a Disgruntled KostMart Customer
  • 2004 – You Got Served as Grandma Smith
  • 2004 – Serial Killing 4 Dummys as Sally Lindon
  • 2003 – Fresh Like Strawberries as a Cashier Lady
  • 2002 – Austin Powers in Goldmember as Judge
  • 2000 – The Kid as Clarissa
  • 1998 – Senseless as Denise Witherspoon
  • 1998 – October 22 as Mrs. Jennings
  • 1997 – Out to Sea as Maria
    • One Eight Seven as Mrs. Ford
    • A Christmas Memory as Anna Stabler
  • 1996 – The Craft as Asylum Nurse
  • 1995 – Illegal in Blue as Records Clerk
    • Species as a Female Conductor
    • The Low Life as Mrs. Raymond
  • 1994 – Don Juan DeMarco as Nurse Alvira
  • 1992 – Encino Man as Mrs. Mackey
  • 1991 – Boyz n the Hood as Tisha’s Grandmother

TV Shows

  • 2011-2015 – Hart of Dixie as Delma Warner
  • 2006 – The Help as Doris
  • 2000-2001 – The Geena Davis Show as Gladys
  • 1998 The Steve Harvey Show as Auntie Pearl
  • 1997 -1998- Sister, Sister as Mattie
  • 1997 – Ellen as a Bathroom attendant
  • 1994 – Full House as Mrs. Homewood
  • 1985 – Star Wars: Ewoks as Shodu Warrick (voice)