Leslie David Baker

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Chicago, IL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/19/1958, Aquarius
  • Profession: Actor
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Leslie David Baker Fast Facts:
  • Studied psychology in college and worked at three psychiatric hospitals.
  • Briefly taught special education.
  • Worked in various Chicago city-administration posts, including the Department of Health, the city's AIDS program and policies, the Office of Cable and Communications, and the Board of Education.
  • Was a consultant for the U.S. Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control.
  • Appeared in numerous television commercials before landing the role of Stanley in The Office.
  • Suffered from food poisoning during the shooting of The Office's pilot episode. His real-life discomfort served to enhance his character's cranky spirit.
  • Leslie David Baker Awards:
  • 2006 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL (BS in Psychology); Spertus College of Judaica, Chicago, IL (MS in Human Services Administration)

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