Scott Jacoby (born November 26, 1956) is an American actor. He won an Emmy Award for his role in the 1972 made-for-TV film That Certain Summer. He is also famous for playing the lead role in the made-for-TV film Bad Ronald (1974).
Life and career
Born and raised in Chicago, Scott was nominated for a Tony Award for his portrayal of Ally in the Broadway musical Golden Rainbow, which starred Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gormé. Jacoby was nominated in the category Best Featured Actor in a Musical at the 22nd Tony Awards, held on April 21, 1968.
He began his television career playing the role of "Hubcap," who was a friend of Josh Hall (Laurence Fishburne) on the ABC daytime soap opera One Life to Live. He also had a recurring role on The Golden Girls as Dorothy's musician son, Michael Zbornak.
He is the oldest of five acting siblings, including half-brothers Billy Jacoby (now Billy Jayne, born in 1969), Robert Jayne "Bobby" Jacoby (now known as Robert Jayne, born in 1973), and sisters Laura Jacoby and Susan Jacoby.
- The Anderson Tapes (1971) as Jerry Bingham, a young paraplegic ham radio operator
- Baxter! (1973)
- Bad Ronald (1974)
- The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
- The Supernaturals (1986) (1986)