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Simon Baker

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Simon Baker (born 30 July 1969, height 5' 9¾" (1,77 m)) is an Australian actor and director. In his television acting career, he is best known for his lead role in the CBS television series The Mentalist as Patrick Jane and as Nicholas Fallin in The Guardian. In his film acting career, he is best known for the lead role of Riley Denbo in Land of the Dead and Christian Thompson in the film adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada, based on the 2003 novel of the same name. Simon Baker was born to a high school English teacher, Elizabeth Labberton, and a groundskeeper/mechanic, Barry Baker, on 30 July 1969, in Launceston, Tasmania. He was raised as a Roman Catholic.[1] His parents divorced while he was still young. His mother later married Tom Denny, a butcher. Simon Baker also has a sister, currently a doctor in Australia, and three younger half brothers. By 1972, the family had moved from Launceston to Ballina, New South Wales, where Baker's parents hoped to secure better paying jobs. In 1986, he graduated from Ballina High School as Simon Baker-Denny, after completing his primary school education at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School, also in Ballina.


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Born:
Jul 30, 1969 In Launceston - Tasmania - Australia
Movie/TV Credits:
36
First Appeared:
In the series Sing Me a Story with Belle
Latest Project:
Series Malhação 2018
Known For
Poster of Malhação
Poster of Panelák
Poster of L.A. Confidential
Poster of Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Filmography
Series Sing Me a Story with Belle Max Rourke 2018
Series Malhação Roderick Blank 2018
Movie Das hält kein Jahr ..! Guy 2013-02-08
Movie The Killer Inside Me Howard Hendricks 2010-02-19
Movie The Lodger Malcolm 2009-01-14
Series Live from Studio Five Himself 2009-09-14
Movie Not Forgotten - Du sollst nicht vergessen Jack Bishop 2009-09-11
Movie Women in Trouble Travis McPherson 2009-11-13
Movie Die Reise zum Mittelpunkt der Erde Wakinta Rescuer 2008-01-27
Series Panelák Jared Cohen 2008-02-18
Series The Mentalist Patrick Jane 2008-09-23
Movie The Key to Reserva (La clave Reserva) Roger Thornberry 2007-12-14
Movie Neue Liebe, neues Glück Brian Kelly 2006-01-29
Movie Der Teufel trägt Prada Christian Thompson 2006-06-30
Movie Schröders wunderbare Welt Jeff Breen 2006-11-17
Movie Distant Drumming: A North of 60 Mystery Charlie Muskrat 2005-01-01
Movie Land of the Dead Riley 2005-06-24
Movie Wild-West-Biking Thomas Blackhorse 2005-09-12
Movie Book of Love David Walker 2004-01-18
Series One Million Roses Junior Armstrong 2003-10-06
Movie Now & Forever Young John Myron 2002-08-15
Movie Das Halsband der Königin Rétaux de Vilette 2001-11-20
Series The Guardian – Retter mit Herz Nick Fallin 2001-09-25
Movie Sunset Strip Michael Scott 2000-08-18
Movie Red Planet Chip Pettengill 2000-11-10
Movie Secret Men's Business Andy Greville 1999-01-01
Movie Wer mit dem Teufel reitet George Clyde 1999-11-24
Movie Smoke Signals Young Thomas Builds-the-Fire 1998-01-16
Movie Restaurant Kenny 1998-04-18
Movie Love from Ground Zero Eric 1998-09-30
Movie America's Most Wanted Stephen Barnes 1997-10-10
Movie L.A. Confidential Matt Reynolds 1997-09-19
Series The View Himself 1997-08-11
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself 1993-09-13
Series Shelley Honesco, Kayitah's son 1979-07-12
Series The Lawless Years Little Feather 1959-04-16