Scott Rogowsky is an American stand-up comedian and host best known for hosting the live streaming trivia app HQ Trivia. As of 2018, Scott Rogowsky’s net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million.
Scott was born on December 4, 1984 in Manhattan, New York. He graduated with a degree in political science from Johns Hopkins University. It was in University where he developed his comedic talents.
Rogowsky first gained fame by creating several viral videos including “10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Jew” and “Taking Fake Book Covers on the Subway”. In 2011, he hosted the sports and comedy talk show called “12 Angry Mascots”. Since 2011, he has been hosting his own show “Running Late with Scott Rogowsky”.
His show is held at various venues around New York City and Los Angeles and it consists of guest like comedians, musicians, authors and actors. In 2017, he also hosted a pop-up talk show “Start [email protected]” for one season.
However, Scott is popular as the primary host of live streaming app “HQ Trivia”. It is a very popular app where players can participate at no cost and can split prize money if they can answer correctly a series of questions of increasing difficulty.
The app now has over 2 million competitors. The prize for games from Monday through Saturday was $250 but has increased to $5000 while Sundays which is an special event have prizes up to $400,000. The developers and creators of the app have stated that they plan to someday increase prizes to $1,000,000.