Scott Maslen Biography

Scott Maslen (Scott Alexander Maslen) was born on 25th June 1971 in Woolwich, South London, England. He is a model and an actor popularly known for his role as Jack Branning in EastEnders.


As a young boy Maslen admired the Royal Marines and attended Bromley Marines Cadets on a Monday and a Thursday at T.S. Narvik in Bromley Common. He was brought up in Woolwich and signed up to join the Royal Marines with his school friends, Marcus Marnham and Simon Farnham at the age of 16. He later sustained an injury whilst doing the PRMC (Potential Royal Marines Course), resulting in him not gaining entry to the Recruit training course.

Scott Maslen Model

At the age of 18 he went to Miami and was spotted by photographer Bruce Weber and he became an international model.


He attended Guildhall School of Music and Drama. In 2010 he landed a role in the Lock, Stock… He has also played the live action rendition of Claude Speed in DMA Design’s promotional video and opening sequence for Grand Theft Auto 2. After a few more television and film roles he landed his part in The Bill in 2002.

Scott Maslen Movies and TV Shows

  • 2002 – 2010: The Bill
  • 2001: Al’s Lads
  • 2000: Lock, Stock…
  • 2007 – 2013, 2015 – Present: EastEnders
  • 2011: Sure Fire Hit: A Love to Kill

Strictly Come Dancing

Scott Maslen participated in the 2010 series of Strictly Come Dancing with professional dancer Natalie Lowe and his performances were favourably received by the judges. He was the 2nd celebrity of 2010 to score a 10 from the judges. Maslen showed a natural talent for dancing, topping the leaderboard on many occasions, however was eliminated in week 11 of the series.

Scott Maslen Wife

He was in a relationship for nine years with Estelle Maslen (née Rubio) before they got married on 6th September 2008. Their son Zak Alexander Maslen was born in January 2001.


Scott Maslen
Scott Maslen