Scott Bakula, who played the character of Dr. Sam Beckett on the 1989 series " Quantum Leap,"

A statement was posted on Instagram that confirmed his denial from involvement with the forthcoming NBC reboot series.

Bakula's role for the 2022 revival has been circulating ever since its pilot was approved in January of this year.

However there was no information regarding Bakula's character until Bakula released the new statement.