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Scott Bakula

Mostly Credited As: Scott Bakula
Birth Name: Scott Stewart Bakula
Date Of Birth: October 09, 1954 (Age 60)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: St. Louis, Missouri
Height: 6' (1.82 m)

Scott Bakula


Scott Bakula grew up in a musical family in St. Louis, Missouri. When he was 10, he started a rock band playing the drums, performing as the lead singer and sometime-songwriter. Later, he sang with the St. Louis Symphony. In the mid 70's, he was first hired professionally in the role of Sam in "Shenandoah" and went to New York. He worked his way into other small roles and eventually starred in well known programs "Quantum Leap" (1989) and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). He is a fan of Hockey enjoying a day on the Star Trek set with the Stanley cup courtesy of his friend Luc Robitaille and has appeared in commercials for the Los Angeles Kings.

Bakula won a Golden Globe in 1992 on the program Quantum Leap for Best Performance by an Actor in a TV series - Drama. Bakula was also nominated for a Tony award prior to winning the Golden Globe.

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TV Appearances

Main cast 
NCIS: New Orleans (2014)As: Special Agent Dwayne Cassius "King" Pride
Behind the Candelabra (2013)As: Bob Black
Men of a Certain Age (2009)As: Terry
Star Trek: Enterprise (2001)As: Captain Jonathan Archer
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1996) (1996)As: Mr. Smith
Quantum Leap (1989)As: Dr. Samuel "Sam" Beckett
Eisenhower & Lutz (1988)As: Barnett "Bud" Lutz Jr.
Gung Ho (1986)As: Hunt Stevenson
Episode Cast Credits 

The Talk (2010) 
  Scott Bakula, Brooke Anderson, John Besh 05x12: (Sep/23/2014) As Himself 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Bill Hader, Scott Bakula 11x16: (Sep/22/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

NCIS (2003) 
  Crescent City (Part II) 11x19: (Apr/01/2014) As NCIS Special Agent Dwayne Cassius Pride, [Special Guest Stars]
  Crescent City (Part I) 11x18: (Mar/25/2014) As NCIS Special Agent Dwayne Cassius Pride, [Special Guest Stars]

Looking (2014) 
  Looking Glass 01x08: (Mar/09/2014) As Lynn, [Special Guest Stars]
  Looking for a Plus-One 01x07: (Mar/02/2014) As Lynn, [Special Guest Stars]
  Looking in the Mirror 01x06: (Feb/23/2014) As Lynn, [Special Guest Stars]
  Looking For $220/hour 01x04: (Feb/09/2014) As Lynn, [Special Guest Stars]
  Looking at Your Browser History 01x03: (Feb/01/2014) As Lynn, [Special Guest Stars]

The Arsenio Hall Show (2013) (2013) 
  Scott Bakula | Wood & Steve Harris | K. Michelle 01x107: (Feb/25/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Soup (2004) 
  December 11 10x49: (Dec/11/2013) As Himself 

Two and a Half Men (2003) 
  Bazinga! That's From A TV Show 10x20: (Apr/04/2013) As Jerry, [Special Guest Stars]

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) 
  Vanity's Bonfire 14x07: (Nov/14/2012) As Kent Webster, [Special Guest Stars]

Desperate Housewives (2004) 
  Finishing the Hat (2) 08x23: (May/13/2012) As Trip Weston 
  Give Me the Blame (1) 08x22: (May/13/2012) As Trip Weston 
  The People Will Hear 08x21: (May/06/2012) As Trip Weston 
  Lost My Power 08x20: (Apr/29/2012) As Trip Weston 
  With So Little to Be Sure Of 08x19: (Apr/01/2012) As Trip Weston 

Family Guy (1999) 
  Burning Down the Bayit 10x15: (Mar/04/2012) As Himself 

Loose Women (1999) 
  Series 16, Show 22 16x22: (Oct/04/2011) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Chuck (2007) 
  Chuck Versus the Ring (2) 03x19: (May/24/2010) As Steve Bartowski, [Special Guest Stars]
  Chuck Versus the Subway 03x18: (May/24/2010) As Steve Bartowski, [Special Guest Stars]
  Chuck Versus the Living Dead 03x17: (May/17/2010) As Steve Bartowski, [Special Guest Stars]
  Chuck Versus the Ring (1) 02x22: (Apr/27/2009) As Steve Bartowski, [Special Guest Stars]
  Chuck Versus the Colonel 02x21: (Apr/20/2009) As Steve Bartowski, [Special Guest Stars]
  Chuck Versus the Dream Job 02x19: (Apr/06/2009) As Steve Bartowski, [Special Guest Stars]

The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006) 
  Revenge Makeover 05x18: (Apr/14/2010) As Papa Jeff 
  Love: A Cautionary Tale 04x22: (May/20/2009) As Jeff 
  Come to Papa Jeff 02x03: (Oct/02/2006) As Jeff 
  The Answer is Maybe 02x02: (Sep/25/2006) As Jeff 

Boston Legal (2004) 
  Glow in the Dark 04x13: (Feb/12/2008) As Attorney Jack Ross 

The Tony Danza Show (2004) (2004) 
  Scott Bakula, Barry Manilow 01x20: (Oct/08/2004) As Himself 

Good Day Live (2001) 
  Scott Bakula 03x02: (Sep/09/2003) As Himself 

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (1996) 
  Scott Bakula 07x20: (Feb/11/2002) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Scott Bakula 03x49: (Apr/15/1998) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999) 
  10/2/2001 03x87: (Oct/02/2001) As Himself 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Show #0435 02x216: (Aug/14/1995) As Himself 

Quantum Leap (1989) 
  Promised Land - December 22, 1971 05x11: (Dec/15/1992) As John Beckett 
  The Leap Home Part I - November 25, 1969 03x01: (Sep/28/1990) As John Beckett 

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 49th Annual Golden Globe Awards 49x01: (Jan/18/1992) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama (for 'Quantum Leap') 

Designing Women (1986) 
  Ted-Bare 02x21: (Mar/21/1988) As Ted Shively 
  Ted Remarries 02x02: (Sep/21/1987) As Ted Shively 
  Old Spouses Never Die (2) 01x13: (Feb/01/1987) As Ted Shively 
  Old Spouses Never Die (1) 01x12: (Feb/01/1987) As Ted Shively 
  Designing Women 01x01: (Sep/29/1986) As Ted Shively 

Matlock (1986) 
  The Power Brokers (2) 02x07: (Nov/03/1987) As Jed Palmer 
  The Power Brokers (1) 02x06: (Oct/27/1987) As Jed Palmer 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1996) (1996)• Producer
The Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995)• Producer (for SAG-AFTRA)

Episode Crew


Quantum Leap (1989) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Promised Land - December 22, 1971 05x11 Dec/15/1992 As: Director
Roberto! - January 27, 1982 04x17 Mar/11/1992 As: Director
Permanent Wave - June 2, 1983 04x05 Oct/16/1991 As: Director
Featured Songs

Quantum Leap Songs:
+ Baby, Let’s Play House
+ Blue Moon of Kentucky
+ Dixie 
+ Don Quixote 
+ Great Balls Of Fire 
+ Somewhere in the Night 
Trivia

Scott is known to friends as "Bak."

Bakula Productions Incorporated was set up in 1994 with its current aim to develop feature and telefilms for Paramount Network Television.

Scott attended the University of Kansas to study pre law and accounting in 1973/1974. He switched to theatre studies halfway through the third semester of his sophomore year in college.

Scott attended Kirkwood High School, St Louis, Missouri, graduated in 1973.

Scott appeared in the Broadway show Three Guys Naked from the Waist Down.

Scott appeared in a TV commercial for Folgers Coffee in 1985.

Scott appeared in a TV commercial for Canada Dry in 1984.

Scott appeared in the TV commercial for welcoming home USS Enterprise CVN-65 from Operation Enduring Freedom in 2001.

Scott lives in Los Angeles and has a farm in "up-state New York".

Scott enjoys attending hockey games; he appeared in ads in the Los Angeles Kings programs in the '90s, and often frequented games there.

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