Brittany Lauren "Scout" Herring (born March 1, 1988) is an American actress. She made her feature film debut in Easy A.

Early Life

Herring was born in Scapposse, Oregon to Patricia (nee, Crist b. 1962), a homemaker and Raymond Herring, a tractor trailer operator. She has two older brothers: David Herring, an active duty US Marine and Ryan Herring, a chemistry teacher at Scapposse High School. Herring's maternal grandfather, Jack, also lived with the family and helped to raise Herring and her brothers.


In 2015, Herring starred opposite Will Smith in the dark comedy Focus. The film was released on February 27, 2015 to mixed reviews though Herring's performance was praised as stellar.