Scott Bakula

Scott Bakula

St. Louis, MO
October 09





Scott Bakula is an American actor, known for his role as Sam Beckett in the television series Quantum Leap, for which he won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama in 1991 and was nominated for four Emmy Awards. He also had a prominent role as Captain Jonathan Archer in Star Trek: Enterprise. Bakula also guest-starred in seasons two and three of NBC's Chuck as the title character's father Stephen Bartowski, and was a star of the comedy-drama series Men of a Certain Age. Bakula currently stars as "Lynn" on the HBO series Looking

Bakula won great acclaim and a Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy nomination for his portrayal of Bob Black in the Liberace biopic Behind the Candelabra.

As of 2014, Bakula is in pre-production for the NCIS spin-off NCIS: New Orleans.

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5 Nominations No Emmys

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie - 2013

  • Nominee
  • Scott Bakula, as Bob Black
  • Behind the Candelabra
  • HBO
  • Jerry Weintraub Productions in association with HBO Films

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series - 1993

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series - 1992

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series - 1991

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series - 1990


  • Kate Walsh (l) and Scott Bakula present an award at the 66th Emmy Awards.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • Scott Bakula, Sofia Vergara, Jim Parsons and Jane Fonda at the 2013 Performers Emmy Celebration
    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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