Scott Anthony Lewis: Facts About Jerry Lewis’ Son

Scott Anthony Lewis

Scott Anthony Lewis is an actor and the son of American actor, comedian, singer, director, producer, writer, and humanitarian Jerry Lewis. Although Scott’s father is famously known as Jerry Lewis, his real name is Joseph Levitch. He was also nicknamed “The King of Comedy”. He is known for Martin and Lewis, with singer Dean Martin.

Scott Anthony Lewis: Bio Summary

NameScott Anthony Lewis
Age66 years old as of 2022
Famous asJerry Lewis’ son
Date of birth February 22, 1956
ParentsJerry Lewis and Patti Palmer
SiblingsGary, Christopher, Anthony, Ronald, Joseph Christopher, and Danielle

Early Life & Family

Scott Anthony Lewis was born on February 22, 1956, which makes him 66 years old as of 2022. He was born in Santa Monica, California, USA to actor, comedian, singer, director, producer, writer, and humanitarian Jerry Lewis and singer and actress Patti Palmer.

His parents’ union lasted from October 3, 1944, until 1980 when his mother Patti Palmer filed for a divorce. Scott Anthony Lewis’ father Jerry Lewis openly had relationships with other women and gave unapologetic interviews about his infidelity. By 1983, the divorce was finalized. He is not the only child of his parents. Scott Anthony has four biological siblings and two half-siblings.

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His biological brothers are Gary Lewis, Christopher Joseph Lewis, Anthony Joseph Lewis, and Joseph Christopher Lewis. Joseph died on 24 October 2009, at age 45. His half-brother adopted by his parents is Ronald Lewis. Danielle Sarah Lewis is Scott’s half-sister from his father’s marriage to actress and dancer SanDee Pitnick.

Scott is the grandchild of Angelo Colonico, Mary Rotellini Farino, Daniel Levitch (1902–1980), a master of ceremonies and vaudevillian who performed under the stage name Danny Lewis, and Rachel Levitch (née Brodsky; 1903–1983), a WOR radio pianist and music director.

Personal Life

Scott Anthony Lewis is an actor. He made his first appearance before the cameras with his parents Jerry Lewis and Patti Palmer. He is an actor and producer, known for Cracking Up (1983), Hardly Working (1980), and Partners (1995). Scott has kept his love life in the dark. Details of his wife or girlfriend are not yet available. We have no data on his children yet.

His Father Left Him Out Of His Will

Scott Anthony Lewis and his siblings were not included in their father Jerry Lewis’ will. Jerry Lewis excluded all his six children from inheriting any part of his estate. According to Jerry Lewis’ will, he left his estate to his second wife of 34 years, SanDee Pitnick, and their daughter, Danielle Sarah Lewis.

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Scott Anthony Lewis and his siblings inherited nothing from their father. According to PEOPLE, the will, written in 2012 states; “I have intentionally excluded Gary Lewis, Ronald Lewis, Anthony Joseph Lewis, Christopher Joseph Lewis, Scott Anthony Lewis, and Joseph Christopher Lewis and their descendants as beneficiaries of my estate, it being my intention that they shall receive no benefits hereunder”.

Jerry Lewis died at his home in Las Vegas, Nevada, on August 20, 2017, at the age of 91. The cause of his death was end-stage cardiac disease and peripheral artery disease. His daughter Danielle, who was working as the comedian’s manager, confirmed that “he passed peacefully at home of natural causes with his loving family at his side.”

Scott Anthony Lewis lost his mother Patti Palmer on January 15, 2021, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. She died at the age of 99 years. Patti Palmer also didn’t inherit anything from Jerry Lewis.

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