Gripping performances in The Hurt Locker and The Town, also known for playing the character Hawkeye in The Avengers films.
In the early years of his acting career, he performed as a musician with the band, Sons of Ben.
His nickname Taye comes from the playful pronunciation of Scotty to Scottay.
Had a long term relationship with actress, Jes Macallan, from 2005 to 2010.
He became most known after starring in the biopic film Dahmer, about the life and murders of Jeffrey Dahmer.