Simon Baker

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Simon Baker-Denny
  • Birth Place: Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/30/1969, Leo
  • Profession: Actor
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Simon Baker Fast Facts:
  • Participated in competitive surfing and water polo as a teenager.
  • Starred opposite his future wife in the Australian drama E Street.
  • Counts fellow Aussies Naomi Watts and Nicole Kidman as close friends. Kidman is godmother to his youngest son.
  • Officially became a U.S. citizen in August 2010.
  • Simon Baker Relationships:
  • Barry Baker - Father
  • Elizabeth Labberton - Mother
  • Tom Denny - Stepfather
  • Stella Breeze Baker - Daughter
  • Claude Blue Baker - Son
  • Harry Friday Baker - Son
  • Rebecca Rigg - Wife
  • Simon Baker Awards:
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Australian Film Institute Awards: International Award for Best Actor - Nominee
  • 2000 Australian Film Institute Awards: Best Performance by an Actor in a Telefeature or Mini-Series - Nominee
  • 2002 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2010 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee

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