SCOTT NEVINS HOSTS THE 2012 LONG ISLAND
GLBT EQUALITY AWARDS GALA
Scott Nevins is an Award winning Host, TV/Radio Personality, Comedian and Celebrity Interviewer, currently seen on truTV’s hit show “The Smoking Gun Presents”. Scott has Hosted hundreds of live events, performed his acclaimed solo shows to sold-out audiences around the country and has collected a roster of celebrity interviews to rival a seasoned veteran twice his age! Scott has worked with some of the industries biggest stars (most recently opening for Barry Manilow at the Paris Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas).
Scott has appeared on national television on truTV’s “The Smoking Gun Presents: the World’s Dumbest”, The Style Network’s “Relationship Rehab”, NBC’s “LXTV First Look”, QTV, Fuse TV, LOGO, MNN Television (as host of "Out At The Center") and San Francisco’s KRON 4 Morning News. He filmed “Up Close & Personal with Kimberley Locke” and Hosted several red carpet events for TV Land online including “The TV Land Awards”, “AFI’s Salute to Michael Douglas” and “The Joan Rivers Roast” to name a few. He received high praise for his work as the fill-in Host for both “The John McMullen Show” on Sirius Satellite Radio and “The Bill Feingold Show” on KNews Radio.
By the age of 24 Scott had headlined several of his own shows at the legendary comedy club Carolines on Broadway and went on to win critical and audience raves, as well as a 2007 MAC Award Nomination for his debut solo comedy show “Celebutant: Don’t You Know Who I Think I Am?”, followed by two more critically acclaimed solo shows “RECE$$IONI$TA: Cheaper Than A Tank Of Gas!” and “Scott Nevins: One Night Stand”. Scott recently teamed up with his friend and TV/Broadway star Wilson Cruz for a tour of their new show “Up Close and Personal with Wilson Cruz & Scott Nevins”. As an actor, Scott appeared as a special guest star in the long running Off-Broadway hit Tony N Tina’s Wedding, repeating his performance for an extended run in the Las Vegas Production. For five years, Scott Produced the wildly successful Monday Night theater-fest “Scott Nevins’ Curtain Call” at Splash bar’s “Musical Mondays” and has gone on to Co-Produce (with Ryan O’Connor) it’s sister night at Los Angeles’ Eleven Nightclub.
For the past two years, Scott has Co-produced and Hosted the hugely successful fundraiser “SPARKLE: An All-Star Holiday Concert” featuring Carol Channing, Lorna Luft, Jo Anne Worley and a cavalcade of Broadway talent raising money for Desert AIDS Project.
Scott has proudly donated his talents to numerous organizations like Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids; HRC; Desert AIDS Project; PFLAG; The Matthew Shepard Foundation; God’s Love We Deliver and many more.
Scott was awarded a 2005 Out There Award, was nominated for a 2004 HX Award; 2004 Glammy Award; 2007 MAC Award; was chosen by New York Magazine in their ‘Best of New York’ issue and appeared as a Cover Model/Story for Instinct Magazine. Stop by www.ScottNevins.com for more info.