Simon Baker News

Simon Baker has earned an Emmy nomination for his portrayal of Patrick Jane on The Mentalist. The Australian actor had previously appeared in the short-lived show Smith.

In 1992, he received Australia's prestigious Logie award for Most Popular New Talent. From there, Baker relocated to Los Angeles and landed a key role in the movie L.A. Confidential. He is married with three children.

In a cool tidbit, actressNaomi Watts is the godmother of Baker's son Claude.

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Patrick Jane The Mentalist
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Birthplace
Tasmania, Australia

The Mentalist Quotes

Do you enjoy this, Agent Lisbon? Wasting your time.

Volker

Years from now when you tell Henry this story how will it go? Did the three of you take an evil killer off the street or did you play it safe? Is Henry's birthright going to be one of proud bravery or sensible caution. Tough call.

Patrick Jane