The lead character Sam Beckett in TV series Quantum Leap Scott Bakula is married twice in his life and is now living with his second wife, an actress Chelsea Field. 63-year-old Bakula, an American actor, and director is the 4 times Emmy Award nominee and the winner of 1992 Golden Globe Award.
Scott is the father of 4 children; 2 from his first wife Krista Neumann and other 2 children with Chelsea. The Star Trek: Enterprise actor who also worked alongside Charlie Sheen in Two and a Half Men is living happily with his second wife without any mishaps in their relationship.
But even more than his current relationship, fans are curious to know what caused Scott's divorce with his first wife? What went wrong?
Let's know all about his relationship, children and married life in this section.
Scott Bakula and First Wife Krista Neumann: Marriage And Reason For Divorce
Director cum actor Scott Bakula was previously married to wife American actress Krista Neumann, best known for her role in the 1982 film Silver Spoons, starring Ricky Schroder. The lovely pair got married to each other in 1981.
Krista and Scott at 1991 Emmy Awards
In 1984. the couple gave birth to their first child, a baby girl named Chelsy Bakula. Later, in 1991, the couple adopted Cody Bakula.
Despite the fact that their marriage seemed picture perfect, Scott Bakula decided to part ways with his wife Krista Neumann and got divorced in the year 1995.
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The reason why the two got divorced is unknown and might come as a surprise to many.
It can be that Scott might have cheated on his wife with other women since, in the same year of their divorce, his other son Wil was born out of wedlock to Scot and his soon-to-be wife.
Scott Bakula's past mistake
But wait. There is more to the story than meets the eye.
During his early days, from the early '80s to the early '90s, Scott was said to be extremely busy. In fact, Scott was so busy that he could not give enough time to his family. Finally, after more than 10 years of absence of the father and husband, Krista Neumann decided to separate for him and Krista and Scott subsequently divorced, and that is what went wrong with their married life.
Learning from the past mistake, Scott Baluka seems to be concerned about his family now. So much so that despite his busy schedule, Scott files home from New Orleans to spend the weekend with wife Chelsea and sons Wil and Owen.
Scott And His Second Wife Krista's Relationship; Their children
As mentioned above, Scott might have cheated on his ex-wife Krista with his then-girlfriend, now wife American actress Chelsea Field as the duo gave birth to their first child Wil Bakula in the same year as Scott separated with Krista.
Later, in 1999, the couple also gave birth to their another child, Own Bakula.
Scott Bakula and Chelsea dated for almost 16 years and finally got married to each other in 2009. The duo got married only after 14 years of giving birth to their first child. They are still married and claim to be a leading an ecstatic life together.
However, Scott's ex-wife Krista, on the other hand, has not married any other man. In fact, she has not even been rumored to have gotten into a relationship.
After all, the past is passed, teaching a lesson not only for the couple but also to the world. We wish Scott Bakula best with his happy married life and Krista a good luck charm.
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