Simon Rex Biography

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Born: July 20, 1974


Date of Birth: July 20, 1974

Born in San Francisco, California, Simon Rex Cutright was the only child of his father Paul, a relationship coach and mother Zoe, an environmental consultant.

In 1995, Rex was hired to be a VJ on MTV, where he stayed for two years. However, he didn't stop there. The talented TV host then went on to pursue his acting career. He began acting in the television series Katie Joplin and Felicity. He was then cast in Jack & Jill, which onyl ran for two seasons. Many know Rex for his role as Val's (Jennie Garth) boyfriend Jeff on the popular series What I Like About You, which also starred actress Amanda Bynes. He has also done guest appearances on other TV shows including Everwood and Summerland.

One of his breakout films was 2003's Scary Movie 3, where he plays the character George. He reprised his role for 2006's Scary Movie 4. He stuck to the spoof movie genre when he played The Human Torch in Superhero Movie (2008). In Scary Movie 5 (2013), Rex returns once again to the spoof movie, but this time his character's name is Dan.

Rex is also a rapper who goes by the stage name Dirt Nasty. He released his self-titled album in 2007.


Scary Movie 5 (2013)
Slightly Single in L.A. (2012)
The Truth About Angels (2011)
Boy Toy (2011)
King of the Avenue (2010)
Sonny Dreamweaver (2009)
2 Dudes and a Dream (2009)
Hotel California (2008)
Superhero Movie (2008)
Rise (2007)
Pledge This! (2006)
Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Scary Movie 3 (2003)
Desert Vampires (2001)
Going Greek (2001)

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