Scott Baio is an Italian actor and TV director who is best known for his work in ‘Happy Days’, ‘Joanie Loves Chachi’, ‘Charles in Charge’, ‘Diagnosis: Murder’, and ‘Bugsy Malone’. He is also a well known American director, who has directed over a dozen shows. Keep reading to know more about Scott Baio’s net worth in 2018.
Scott Baio was born as Scott Vincent James Baio in 1960 on 22 September to Italian immigrants, Mario Baio and Rose Baio. Scott Baio was born and raised in Brooklyn borough in New York City. He completed his graduation from the Xaverian High School.
Scott Baio married his wife Renée Sloan-Baio in 2007. The couple first met each other at the Playboy Mansion. Their instant chemistry led to the stars falling in love with each other at first sight. Later they started dating and officially became each other forever. The couple has a daughter named Bailey Deluca Baio. Initially, Bailey was supposed to be born with her twin sister but unfortunately, she was unable to make it. He also has a stepdaughter named Kalyn.
Bailey was born with a metabolic disorder, which inspired Scott to found the Bailey Baio Angel Foundation, which has been supporting families who have a member with a metabolic disorder in their family. In 2015, Renee was diagnosed with a brain tumour called meningioma.
Scott has very conservative political views, and he has registered himself as a Republican. He was amongst the few people who were against American former president Obama.
Scott Baio started his career in Hollywood in 1976, making his official debut with ‘Bugsy Malone’. Later he appeared in projects like ‘Zapped!’, ‘Cursed’, ‘Dumb Luck’, ‘I Love N.Y.’, ‘Skatetown, USA’, ‘Face Value’, ‘A Wedding for Bella’, ‘Foxes’, ‘Detonator’, and ‘Italian Ties’.
He made his Television debut in 1977 with ‘Blansky’s Beauties’. He has also appeared in shows like ‘Happy Days’, ‘Charles in Charge’, ‘My Two Dads’, ‘The Truth About Alex’, ‘Who’s Watching the Kids’, ‘The Boy Who Drank Too Much’, ‘Joanie Loves Chachi’, ‘Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal’, ‘Arrested Development’, ‘Veronica’s Closet’, ‘Van Stone: Tour of Duty’, ‘See Dad Run’, ‘Confessions of a Teen Idol’, ‘Sam & Cat’, and ‘A Fairly Odd Summer’.
Some of the Television shows that he has directed include ‘Out of this World’, ‘Kirk’, ‘Malcolm & Eddie’, ‘Unhappily Ever After’, ‘The Jamie Foxx Show’, ‘The Wayans Bros.’, ‘The Parkers’, ‘The New Lassie’, and ‘Baby Talk’ etc.
Awards & Achievements
Scott Baio has won several prestigious awards in the industry like ‘Young Artist Award’, ‘San Diego Film Festival’, ‘TV Land Most Wonderful Wedding Award’, and ‘TV Land Favorite Teen Dream for Male Award’. He has also been nominated for ‘Online Film & Television Association’, and ‘Daytime Emmy Awards’.
Net Worth of Scott Baio
Scott Baio has an estimated net worth of more than $3.5 million. He has made most of his net worth working as an actor. However, he also makes some extra thousands by working as a director. He also works in several commercial which also help him in earning a good load of money.
Scott Baio is one of the most popular Italian actors in American, who have imprinted their mark in Hollywood. Scott has worked in pretty much all type of film genres, giving us comedies, mysteries and action films. He is loved by his fans for his amazing Italian accent and good looks. He has also proved himself to be a great director, which has helped in refining the art of true cinematic techniques. We just that he hope he keeps on making new shows and acting on the screen, as he has so much more to offer to the industry.