Do you know the real name of Scott Cam?

Do you know the real name of Scott Cam? The completely unknown nickname of host Block is Scott Caminetti

For almost two decades, Scott Cam has made a name for himself as Larrikin Tradie in renovation programs such as The Block.

And it may surprise fans that Cam is not really his surname, but an abbreviated version of Caminetti.

The 55-year-old carpenter turned TV presenter has used an abbreviated version of his surname since he began his career in 1999 at Backyard Blitz.

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Do you know the real name of Scott Cam? The completely unknown nickname of host Block is Scott Caminetti

Do you know the real name of Scott Cam? The completely unknown nickname of host Block is Scott Caminetti

It is not known why he uses a shortened form of his surname. Daily Mail Australia has communicated to make comments.

In his biography, Scott recalled the moment when someone in a pub approached him to audition for his first television show.

He said, "Initially I thought he was joking and I said," No, I'm right, thank you, friend! "Anyway, it turns out to be legit, I did the screen test and I got the job.

Backyard Blitz ran for seven years, before it was canceled in 2006.

Early days: The 55-year-old carpenter turned television presenter has been using an abbreviated version of his last name since he began his career in 1999 at Backyard Blitz.

Early days: The 55-year-old carpenter turned television presenter has been using an abbreviated version of his last name since he began his career in 1999 at Backyard Blitz.

Early days: The 55-year-old carpenter turned television presenter has been using an abbreviated version of his last name since he began his career in 1999 at Backyard Blitz.

Host with more: in 2010, he signed to host The Block after the celebrity of landscaping and his former Backyard Blitz co-host, Jamie Durie, did not return for the third season of the show and has since been in the lead . In the photo: Scott with the cast of block 2018

Host with more: in 2010, he signed to host The Block after the celebrity of landscaping and his former Backyard Blitz co-host, Jamie Durie, did not return for the third season of the show and has since been in the lead . In the photo: Scott with the cast of block 2018

Host with more: in 2010, he signed to host The Block after the celebrity of landscaping and his former Backyard Blitz co-host, Jamie Durie, did not return for the third season of the show and has since been in the lead . In the photo: Scott with the cast of block 2018

Scott went on to make more presentations on similar DIY programs at home, such as Our Place, Domestic Blitz and Renovation Rescue, all produced by Channel Nine.

In 2010, he signed to host The Block after the famous landscaper and former Backyard Blitz co-host, Jamie Durie, did not return for the third season of the show and has since been in the lead.

His role in The Block has earned him several Logie Award nominations, plus two triumphs, including the most popular presenter and Gold Logie for the most popular personality on Australian television, both in 2014.

Win: his role in The Block has earned him several Logie Award nominations, plus two triumphs, including the most popular presenter and the Gold Logie for the most popular personality on Australian television, both in 2014

Win: his role in The Block has earned him several Logie Award nominations, plus two triumphs, including the most popular presenter and the Gold Logie for the most popular personality on Australian television, both in 2014

Win: his role in The Block has earned him several Logie Award nominations, plus two triumphs, including the most popular presenter and the Gold Logie for the most popular personality on Australian television, both in 2014

Ready for the red carpet: in addition to a successful television career, Scott is also a loving husband to his wife Ann, who has supported him throughout his career. Pictured: Scott and Ann at the 2016 Logie Awards

Ready for the red carpet: in addition to a successful television career, Scott is also a loving husband to his wife Ann, who has supported him throughout his career. Pictured: Scott and Ann at the 2016 Logie Awards

Ready for the red carpet: in addition to a successful television career, Scott is also a loving husband to his wife Ann, who has supported him throughout his career. Pictured: Scott and Ann at the 2016 Logie Awards

In addition to a successful television career, Scott is also a loving husband to his wife Ann, who has supported him throughout his career.

The couple shares three children, their son Charlie, 22, and the twins Bill and Sarah, 19.

In a recent interview with Now To Love, Scott said he was looking forward to spending more time with his wife, now that his children are older.

"Now that we do not have children in school, we can go on some small trips," he said.

Loving father: the couple shares three children, their son Charlie, 22, and the twins Bill and Sarah, 19

Loving father: the couple shares three children, their son Charlie, 22, and the twins Bill and Sarah, 19

Loving father: the couple shares three children, their son Charlie, 22, and the twins Bill and Sarah, 19

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