Scott Chernoff

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Twin Peaks, WA
UC Santa Cruz
Star Wars, Muppets, Twin Peaks, Survivor
  • Scott is an expert on the topic of unnecessary TV spin-offs.
  • Scott used to work as an official TV Watcher for "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
  • For several years, Scott served as lead writer and Managing Editor for Lucasfilm's official magazine Star Wars Insider and wrote a book for Random House called "The Stars of Star Wars."


Scott Chernoff is a writer for television, magazines, books, and the interwebs. Before Xoop, Scott served as Managing Editor and Lead Writer for Lucasfilm's official magazine, Star Wars Insider, and he also contributed to Star Wars Kids magazine, Star Wars Galaxy magazine, and, as well as official publications for "Star Trek," "Jurassic Park," and "Lord of the Rings." Scott is the author of the book "The Stars of Star Wars" (LucasBooks/Random House) and is currently writing a memoir called "My Star Wars Years" (publishers, feel free to hop on board anytime). Most recently, Scott wrote about movies and TV for And oh yeah, Scott has also written for TV's "BoJack Horseman," "Conan," "School of Rock," and "MTV's Big Urban Myth Show," and he's written/created web series for Disney, Mashable, Uproxx, Adult Swim, SuperDeluxe, JibJab, Atom, and Channel 101. Plus, he's the voice of Gearhead on "Rick and Morty."


Scott is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Cruz, where he majored in Literature with an emphasis on Creative Writing, and he minored in Exploring the Forest and Wandering Around Used Record Stores. Go fighting Banana Slugs!
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