Scott Vincent James Baio is an actor and television director; he was born in September 22, 1960 in Brooklyn New York, to parents who emigrated from Italy. Baio has an estimated net worth of $3.5million, most of this has come from acting on TV series and in movies.
Baio started appearing on screen in commercials until in 1976, at 16 when he won a role to act in Bugsy Malone (1976). He cemented his status as a teen star in 1977 when he starred ABC’s sitcom “Happy Days” as Chachi Arcola, he spent seven years on the set of the soap. It was about the time he started acting in this soap that his parents moved the family to California, in order to meet their son’s busy acting schedule.
Baio lives in LA with his wife Renee, in a 6,312 square feet house in Woodland California, the property has 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, and he bought the house for $1,850,000. Although prior to moving to Woodlands he lived in a gated mini estate in Encino, CA, which he brought in 1994 for $1,385,000, and finally he sold it for $2,500,000 house is a four bedroom single storey house.
Baio is crazy about cars, he has ’80 Mercedes 450, and he is also in the market for an exotic car, a Ferari of a Porche. “I love driving cars”, and he says “looking at them, cleaning and washing them and shining them. I clean ‘em inside and outside.
I’m very touchy about cars. I don’t want anybody leaning on them or closing the door too hard, know what I mean”?
He was once considered a serial dater, he was said to have dated lots of Hollywood stars and most of them blondes, well now he is married with a daughter, his wife Renee has being diagnosed with brain tumour, though it is considered benign. Scott Baio has left serious acting; he now does more of directing.