Scott Randall Buck is an American television writer and producer.
- "Hello, Bandit"
- "Circle Us"
- "Hop a Freighter" (story byKaren Campbell; teleplay by Scott Buck & Tim Schlattmann)
Later in 2007, he worked as a co-executive producer and writer on the second season of Showtime's DEXTER, remaining as a co-executive producer for the third season in 2008, and an executive producer for the fourth season in 2009. In 2008, 2009 and 2010, Dexter was nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for Best Dramatic Series (with the writing team including Buck credited on the nomination) but lost to The Wire and Mad Men. For season six of DEXTER, after the previous showrunners left the series, Buck was promoted to showrunner position.
Buck began his career as a sitcom writer. He has written for several television series including HBO's Six Feet Under, Rome, Everybody Loves Raymond, Coach, and The Oblongs.
He joined the staff of Six Feet Under as a writer and supervising producer in 2002 for the show's second season. He remained a supervising producer for the third season in 2003 and wrote two further episodes. He was promoted to co-executive producer for the fourth season in 2004. He wrote two more episodes. He was nominated for both an individual WGA award, as well as WGA awards for Best Writing Staff. He received a Peabody Award for his work on Six Feet Under. He remained a co-executive producer for the fifth and final season in 2005 and contributed two more episodes.
He worked as a co-executive producer on the second season of HBO's Rome in 2007. He wrote two episodes for the series.