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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The Mentalist Quotes

I'm just poking at you. It's awfully instructive.

Jane

Jane: I don't want you involved.
Lisbon: I am involved.
Jane: Not anymore.