Scott Thompson (born February 25, 1965), known by the stage name Carrot Top, is an American stand-up comedian and actor best known for his bright red hair, prop comedy and self-deprecating humor. Carrot Top has appeared in Larry the Cable Guy’s Christmas Spectacular, Gene Simmons Family Jewels, Space Ghost Coast to Coast, Criss Angel Mindfreak, Scrubs (2001), George Lopez and more. His film roles include Chairman of the Board, and he also served as a spokesman in commercials for 1-800-CALL-ATT. In 2008, he was a guest judge for Last Comic Standing in a contest wherein the participants had to perform prop comedy at a Bed Bath & Beyond, using store items with only an hour to prepare.
As of 2005, he headlines at the Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas and performs various comedy engagements when his show is not playing. His comedy routine incorporates dozens of props stored in large trunks on stage.