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Dylan Baker Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Dylan Baker was born on 7th October 1959 in Syracuse, New York, the USA. He was raised in Lynchburg, Virginia. His father’s name is Raymond Baker and mother’s name is Marion T. Baker. He debuted his acting career as a teenager in regional theatre productions. He has not provided information regarding his parents, siblings, and his childhood. Dylan holds American citizenship but his ethnicity is unknown. Likewise, he studied at Holy Cross Regional Catholic School. Later, he joined Darlington School and attended the Georgetown Preparatory School from which he graduated in 1976. Later, he joined the College of William and Mary in Virginia and in 1980, he graduated from Southern Methodist University. He studied alongside Chris Noth and Patricia Clarkson in the Yale School of Drama where he received a Masters in Fine Arts. Dylan holds American nationality and belongs to unknown ethnicity. He has 6 feet height and has unknown weight. He has light hair colour and has blue eye colour. His zodiac sign is Libra.
Dylan Baker Career
Dylan Baker began his career from the television roles. He portrayed the role of Kevin O’Donnell from the television movie ‘A Case of Deadly Force’ in 1986. His theatre credits include ‘Eastern Standard’, ‘La Bête’, ‘Mauritius’, and ‘God of Carnage’, ‘Not About Heroes’. He debuted his film career from the movie ‘Planes, Trains & Automobiles’ in 1987. He played his first recurring role in the television series ‘Murder One’ as Det. Arthur Polson from 1995 to 1996. He played in 18 episodes of the series. Then, he appeared in TV series such as ‘Northern Exposure’, ‘Law & Order’, ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent’, ‘Without a Trace’, ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’, ‘The West Wing’, and the short-lived sitcom ‘The Pitts’.
He made himself recognized from his performance as a tormented pedophile in Todd Solondz’s ‘Happiness’ in 2000. He portrayed the role of Alexander Rance in ‘Road to Perdition’ in 2002, played as John Trimble in the 2007 series ‘Drive’, William Cross in NBC’s ‘Kings’ in 2009. Dylan made his guest appearance in an episode of ‘Monk’ in 2009, Bill Peterson in ‘The Mentalist’ in 2015, Colin Sweeney in ‘The Good Fight’ from 2017 to 2018, he will be playing Biff Simpson in the upcoming TV series ‘The Hunt’ in 2019.
Additionally, he was awarded the BFCC Award in the category Best Ensemble for the movie ‘Selma’ in 2014, Chainsaw Award in the category Best Supporting Actor in the category ‘Trick’r Treat’ in 2010, Fright Meter Award in the category Best Supporting Actor for ‘Trick’r Treat’ in 2009, Critics Choice Award in the category Best Actor for ‘Happiness’ in 1998 and awarded other several awards and nominations in his career.
Dylan Baker Relationship
The 59 years old, Dylan Baker is a married man. He is married to actress Becky Ann Baker in 1990. She is famous for her starring role of Jean Weir on the Freaks and Geeks. The couple has welcomed a child, Willa Baker, who was born Marion T. Baker in 1993.
Dylan Baker Net Worth and Online Presence
The American actor, Dylan Baker has earned the decent income from his career. He has a net worth of around $3 million USD. Likewise, Dylan does not seem to be active in social media like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, etc.