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Actor Scott Baio denies misconduct claims by Nicole Eggert

Actor and television producer Scott Baio on the opening day of the Republican National Convention at the Quicken Loans arena in Cleveland, Ohio on July 18, 2016.
Actor and television producer Scott Baio on the opening day of the Republican National Convention at the Quicken Loans arena in Cleveland, Ohio on July 18, 2016.
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Actor Scott Baio is denying a claim made by his former "Charles in Charge" co-star Nicole Eggert that something inappropriate happened between the two when she was a minor.

Eggert tweeted Saturday to ask Baio about what happened in his garage when she was a minor.

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Baio responded in a 16-minute Facebook Live video saying that he is being falsely accused of inappropriately touching and having intercourse with her when she was a minor. Baio said he and Eggert had a consensual relationship when she was 18-years-old.

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Reps for Baio and Eggert did not immediately respond to request for comment.

Actress Nicole Eggert speaks onstage at the
Actress Nicole Eggert speaks onstage at the "Heartbreakers" panel during a 2014 Summer Television Critics Association event on July 9, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California.
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"Charles in Charge," which aired from 1984 through 1990, was a sitcom about a college student who worked as a live-in housekeeper for a family with three children.