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Dr. Sam Beckett (Character)
from "Quantum Leap" (1989)

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Quantum Leap: Season 2: Episode 22 -- Al (Dean Stockwell) attempts to adjust his past through Sam (Scott Bakula), who has become an undercover cop in 1969.
Quantum Leap: Season 2: Episode 21 -- Sam (Scott Bakula) finds himself on an ocean liner in 1954 as a desperate young man trying to win back the heart of his ex-wife. Also stars Dean Stockwell.
Quantum Leap: Season 2: Episode 20 -- Sam (Scott Bakula) is a burly nightclub bouncer who is helping a stripper (Julie Brown) rescue an infant from its abusive father.
Quantum Leap: Season 2: Episode 19 -- An acrophobic Sam (Scott Bakula) becomes a 1958 trapeze artist preparing for a death-defying stunt. With Dean Stockwell.
Quantum Leap: Season 2: Episode 18 -- Sam (Scott Bakula) leaps into the life of an aging pool shark in 1954, faced with the match of his lifetime. Shari Headley guest stars. With Dean Stockwell.

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Biography:
He was born on August 8, 1953, in Elk Ridge, Indiana... See more »
Alternate Names:
Sam Beckett / Young Sam Beckett

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  1. Quantum Leap: A Leap to Di for (2009) (V) Played by Joshua C. Ramsey
  2. "Robot Chicken"
        - Toy Meets Girl (2005) TV episode, Played by Seth Green (as Sam Beckett)

  3. "Quantum Leap"
        - Mirror Image - August 8, 1953 (1993) TV episode, Played by Scott Bakula
        - Memphis Melody - July 3, 1954 (1993) TV episode, Played by Scott Bakula
        - The Leap Between the States - September 20, 1862 (1993) TV episode, Played by Scott Bakula
        - The Beast Within - November 6, 1972 (1993) TV episode, Played by Scott Bakula
        - Goodbye Norma Jean - April 4, 1960 (1993) TV episode, Played by Scott Bakula
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From "Quantum Leap: Good Night, Dear Heart - November 9, 1957 (#2.17)" (1990)
Lyle: What do you want me to do, Melvin, arrest Mr. Truesdale for trying to get Hilla an abortion?
Sam: No, I want you to arrest him for murder.
Lyle: I can't do that.
Sam: Why? Because he bought you that badge?
Lyle: Nobody owns me, Melvin. Except maybe my wife.
Sam: Why won't you arrest him?
Lyle: Because, even if what you're saying it true, which I don't believe for a second it is, the D.A. will never prosecute. All you've got is a possible motive. You've got no weapon, not bullet, no witness. Hell, it'll never get past the grand jury. She committed suicide, Melvin. Now, put the poor girl in the ground... before she puts you there, too.
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