Jill Scott

Born in April 4th, 1972

From Philadelphia, PA, USA

Jill Scott Biography

Scott was born on April 4, 1972 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She grew up an only child in a North Philadelphia neighborhood, raised by her mother, Joyce Scott and grandmother. She recalls a happy childhood and was "very much a loved child". Scott was raised as a Jehovah's Witness. After graduating the Philadelphia High School for Girls, Scott attended Temple University.

While working two jobs, she studied secondary education. She planned to become a high school English teacher. However, after three years of study and then serving as a teacher's aide, Scott became disillusioned with a teaching career, and she dropped out of college.

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Jill Scott Filmography

Highway to Heaven Poster
November 6, 2021
Love Beats Rhymes Poster
January 2, 2018
Flint Poster
October 28, 2017
With This Ring Poster
January 24, 2015
Get on Up Poster
August 1, 2014
Made in America Poster
October 11, 2013