|Real Name/Full Name||Simon Lucas Baker|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Simon Baker|
|Birth Place:||Launceston, Australia|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||30 July 1969|
|Age/How Old:||54 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds- 180 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Barry Baker
Mother – Elizabeth
|Siblings:||Three siblings names not mentioned|
|School:||Ballina High School|
|College:||Trinity Catholic College|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Rebecca Rigg (m. 1998–2020)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Stella, Claude and Harry|
|Net Worth:||$45 million|
|Last Updated:||October 2023|
Simon Lucas Baker, by profession, is an Australian actor at television shows and films in Hollywood. He came to the limelight after he got a role in the CBS television series The Mentalist, where he portrayed the character of Patrick Jane. Later, he also got a role in The Guardian as Nicholas Fallin and is starred and known for many more films.
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Biography and Early Life:
Simon took birth at Launceston, Tasmania. He was born to Barry’s family, a mechanic and a school caretaker by profession, and to Elizabeth, his mother was a high school English teacher. Simon was the middle child of his family. He was also having an elder sister and a half-brother, and a half-sister. Their family moved to another place called New Guinea when Simon was nine years old.
His parents ended their relation when Simon was two, and he was in no contact with his father. Then Simon’s mother again married Tom Denny, who was a butcher by profession, but they got divorced again as Simon was not good to go with his step-father.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Simon Baker in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Simon Baker’s age is 54 years old as of today’s date 2nd October 2023 having been born on 30 July 1969. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 180 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.
He spent the majority of his childhood life in the suburbs of Sydney, but was brought up near the Northern River Coastal town of Lennox Head, New South Wales. He got admission in a high school at Ballina High School and completed his graduation from Trinity Catholic College. No further information has been provided about Simon’s study life.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
In the year 1998, on October 2, Baker was married to Australian actress Rebecca Rigg after having five years of living together. Their wedding was held on the beach of Carmel. They have three children: Stella, Claude and Harry. Then Baker and Rigg got divorced in the year 2020 in the month of April. Baker has two close friends, actress Naomi Watts and Nicole Kidman. No more personal life information is being provided about his personal life.
Is Simon Baker Gay? :
Baker is straight by the sexual orientation part. He is nowhere mentioned that he is gay. His married life clearly explains that he is male by sex. We can clearly say that Simon is a male because he had a married life and always rumored with high-profile actresses.
Simon’s first debut was in a commercial role. He was on the way to waiting for his friend to common and got auditioned by the authorities but ended up giving auditioned himself. He acted in various Australian television shows before working in Hollywood. His famous shows are E Street, Home and Away, Heartbreak High. He is known for his famous roles like Max Rourke, which was a remake of the Japanese horror film The Ring Two, and for playing the role of Christian Thompson in the film adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada. Simon made his directorial first film, The Breath, in the year 2017.
Following are the awards and honors received by Simon Baker in his career:
- In 1996, he won the Logie Award in the category of“Most Popular New Talent.”
- Baker was included inthe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as a guest of honor in the year 2012.
- He was also honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame for his maximum contribution to Hollywood industries.
- He got family television award for The Guardian for being the “Best Actor”in the year 2002.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Simon Baker in 2023
Simon is among the ten best-paid television stars in the world. He is estimated to have $45 million approximately as of 2023. He earns a good celebrity livelihood and keeps a good life full of enjoyment. He maintains a luxurious life being a star. His almost salary are from television shows and films.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know:
- Simon was too much interested in surfing and was an avid surfer by choice.
- Simon is also fond of slow music.
- He enjoys painting in his free time.
- He spends his holidays most with his surfing friends and often says that his surfing friends are the best part of his life.
- He has more than 480,000 followers on Instagram.
Simon Baker gave us good characters to be a fan of. He is often cherished among his fans for his roles. He has believed that anyone who can work hard can also get successful ahead. He3 believes in hard works and good deeds. He has played an important role in the series called The Mentalist which ran on TV for several years. Apart from this, he also worked in “The Devil Wears Prada,” which was a huge success in the box office as well.