Celebrity keynote speaker for hire Scott Baio rose to fame as Chachi Arcola on the classic ABC TV sitcom Happy Days and it’s spin-off, Joanie Loves Chachi. He went on to star as the title character in the CBS sitcom Charles in Charge, Dr. Jack Stewart in Diagnosis Murder and most recently as the lead role in and producer of the Nickelodeon sitcom See Dad Run which aired from 2012-2015. Away from the TV set, Scott is a conservative Republican who is often asked to share his political views as a guest correspondent on major news networks including Fox News and CNN. In July of 2016, Scott was a featured celebrity guest speaker at the Republican National Convention.
Scott is a New York native whose first acting role came as the title character in the musical film Bugsy Malone co-starring Jodie Foster. At just 16-years-old, Scott was cast as Chachi Arcola in Happy Days and appeared in all 11 seasons of the hit sitcom. He also began to act in made-for-TV movies and won Emmy Award nominations for his roles in Stoned and All the Kids Do It. After starring in Joanie Loves Chachi, Scott played the lead role in the sitcom Charles in Charge from 1984-1990. He served as the show’s director for the last 4 years spanning 36 episodes. Scott’s other TV work includes guest roles in Full House, Touched by an Angel and Arrested Development. In recent years, Scott appeared in his own VH1 reality series centered around his love life and was a host of the VH1 reality series Confessions of a Teen Idol.
Scott has always had a keen interest in politics. He campaigned for Ronald Reagan in his youth and has been an outspoken supporter of recent Republican nominees for president including Mitt Romney and Donald Trump. During President-elect Trump’s 2016 campaign, Scott became one of the go-to conservative celebrity sources for TV and radio news talk shows and programs.
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