Facts of Scott Bakula
|Date of Birth||October 9, 1954|
|Birth Country||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
|Profession||American Actor, singer, and director|
|Net worth||$10 Million|
|Children||Chelsy, Owen, Cody , Wil Bakula|
|Height||5 feet 11 inch|
|Father||Stewart J. Bakula|
|Education||Kirkwood High School|
Scott Bakula did not afraid to fail because there is no end of the world, where opportunities to chase his dreams lasts. In several moments of his life, he took the first step forward in trying to learn something better and give a different look into the mind and heart of the audience.
Bakula was born as Scott Stewart Bakula on 9th October 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. He is the oldest child of Sally Zumwinkel Bakula and Joseph Stewart Bakula (born in 1928; died in 2014), who was a lawyer. More to this, he hails from Czech descent.
Scott has two siblings, including a younger brother, Brad Bakula, and one younger sister, Linda Bakula. Aside from this, he attended Jefferson College and for high studies at the University of Kansas. So, what is happening in Bakula’s personal life? Read more about, Gerald McRaney’s biography.
Salary & Net Worth
Scott Bakula made his debut from an American sitcom, My Sister Sam with a prominent role, Peter Strickland in 1986. His career turning point came when he played the main role, Sam Beckett in sci-fi series, Quantum Leap in 1989. He further worked in the television series, Gung Ho, Designing Women, and various others.
What’s more to this? Bakula received hefty paychecks from his filmography. So, there are some of his blockbuster movies with top-up box office collection and production budget in the following table.
|Film Credits||Box Office Collection||Production Budget||IMDb|
|Sibling Rivalry (1990)||$17,854,930||$16 Million||5.4|
|Lord of Illusions (1995)||$13.3 Million||$11 Million||6.1|
|American Beauty (1999)||$356.3 Million||$15 Million||8.3|
|The Informant! (2009)||$41.8 Million||$22 Million||6.4|
|Source Code (2011)||$147.3 Million||$31.9 Million||7.5|
Bakula has been starring as Dwayne Pride in the action-crime police procedural drama series, NCIS: New Orleans since 2014. He reportedly earns $120,000 per episode from the show. Reportedly, his net worth is $10 Million in 2020.
As a prolific actor, Bakula won many awards and recognitions. He first received a nomination for Tony Awards for Best Actor in a Musical category in 1988. Not just that, he is the recipient of five Primetime Emmy Awards and earned three Viewers for Quality Television Awards. His other nominations for Golden Globe Awards, Saturn Awards, and People’s Choice Awards.
Star Trek: Enterprise actor, Scott is living a prosperous and cherishable conjugal relationship with Masters of the Universe actress, Chelsea Field. The couple first met in 1993 and after having a long conversation, they found their chemistry will be great. Furthermore, they began dating and finally got engaged after 16 years.
The couple tied the knot in a low-key ceremony in 2009. Before the marriage, they already welcomed two children, including sons, Wil Bakula (born in 1995), and Owen Bakula (born in 1999). Currently, the Bakula family resides in Los Angeles, California, and often visits their cattle ranch in New York.
Formerly, Scott was married to Who’s the Boss actress, Krista Newmann from 1981 to 1995. Unfortunately, they are not together anymore after concluding their marriage with divorce papers. But, the former couple co-parented their adopted son, Cody Bakula (born in 1984), and biological daughter, Chelsy Bakula (born in 1991) in a good environment.
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