Douglas Emerson is an American Air Force Sergeant and former actor. Emerson portrayed Scott Scanlon on FOX teen soap Beverly Hills, 90210.


Emerson started working as a child actor at age 4 and had parts in various projects, including The Wonder Years. Following his departure from Beverly Hills, 90210, Emerson retired from acting and hasn't been seen on screen since his character uttered his last words. Emerson joined the military in 1996 and served from 1999 to 2003 in the Air Force and became a Sergeant.[1]

Private life

Emerson met Emily Barth at Pepperdine University and they married in 1996. They have two daughters, Hayley and Hannah, born around 1997 and 1999, respectively[2]

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