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Chachi on Happy Days
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
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Scott Vincent James Baio
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Scott Vincent James Baio (; born September 22, 1960) is an American actor and television director, best known for his roles as Chachi Arcola on the sitcom Happy Days and its spin-off Joanie Loves Chachi, the titular character on the sitcom Charles in Charge, the main character in the musical Bugsy Malone, and for his role as Dr. Jack Stewart in the medical-mystery-comedy-drama series Diagnosis: Murder.
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Scott Vincent James Baio (/ˈbeɪ.oʊ/; born September 22, 1960) is an American actor and television director, best known for his roles as Chachi Arcola on the sitcom Happy Days and its spin-off Joanie Loves Chachi, the titular character on the sitcom Charles in Charge and the main character in the musical Bugsy Malone. He is also known for his role as Dr. Jack Stewart in the medical-mystery-drama series Diagnosis: Murder.
Baio was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Rose, a homemaker, and Mario Baio, who worked as his manager. He is of Italian descent.
In 2001 Baio and then-girlfriend, Jeanette Jonsson, got engaged and planned to wed as late as 2005.
In 2007 Baio married his longtime girlfriend, Renee Sloan. In July 2007 he told E!: Entertainment Television's Ted Casablanca that they were expecting a baby girl in December. Initially pregnant with twins, Renee lost one of the babies at 11 weeks gestation.
Their daughter, Bailey, was born in 2007, five weeks premature. The family has started the Bailey Baio Angel Foundation to provide financial support to other families who are dealing with metabolic disorders.
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North Hollywood High School, Xaverian High School
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TV Commercial for Nick at Nite's "Charles in Charge" (1984) marathon (2002)., Regional TV commercial with Mel Gibson for LASSO (2003), Early 80's TV commercial for Dr. Pepper