Simon Baker is a 49 years old Australian actor and a director. He is best known for playing the lead role of Patrick Jane in the TV show The Mentalist and as Nicholas Fallin in The Guardian. Simon Baker has also acted in movies like The Ring Two, The Devil Wears Prada, and Land of the Dead.
Simon Baker's early life
Simon Baker was born on the 30th of July, 1969 in Tasmania, Australia. He has not talked about the name of his parents. He is of Australian nationality and his ethnicity is white.
Simon Baker received his formal education from St. Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School and then he joined Ballina High School. He completed his secondary education from there in 1986.
Instead of pursuing his higher education, Simon Baker began appearing in television shows and music videos at the end of the 1980s.
Simon Baker's career
He made his directorial debut in 2002 when he directed an episode of The Guardian, in which has acted as well alongside Kathleen Chalfant.
Simon Baker's personal life
From the start of 1993, Simon began living together with Rebecca Rigg after being in love affairs for a few years. After being together for about five years, they finally got married in 1998. They have already welcomed three children together.
Simon Baker's net worth
For his role in The Mentalist, Simon Baker earned the salary of $250,000 per episode, and his net worth is said to be around $30 million.