Scott Stewart Bakula (born October 9, 1954) is an American actor.
He is best known for his starring role as the time traveling scientist Dr. Sam Beckett on Quantum Leap. He also starred as Captain Jonathan Archer on Star Trek: Enterprise and currently plays Special Agent Dwayne Pride on NCIS: New Orleans.
- Quantum Leap (1989-1993): Dr. Sam Beckett.
- Necessary Roughness (1991): Paul Blake.
- Color of Night (1994): Dr. Bob Moore.
- Lord of Illusions (1995): Harry D'Amour.
- Cats Don't Dance (1997): Danny.
- American Beauty (1999): Jim Olmeyer.
- Star Trek: Enterprise (2001-2005): Captain Jonathan Archer.
- Men of a Certain Age (2009-2011): Terry Elliott.
- Source Code (2011): Colter's Father.
- Desperate Housewives (2012): Trip Weston.
- Behind the Candelabra (2013): Bob Black.
- NCIS: New Orleans (2014-present): Special Agent Dwayne Pride.