Active on Broadway
in the following productions:
6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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[on working with Sam Peckinpah
] I didn't care for Peckinpah at all. He was one of those little guys who tries to bully big guys and he almost got his ass whipped for trying to do it to me. Every time I was going to throttle Peckinpah, Steve McQueen
would come over and calm me down like a brother would.
Said in an interview that if he ever met the writers of
Mystery Science Theater 3000
he would "kick [their] asses" for their grilling of
. This did not stop them from sending up another one of Baker's films,
, in which they ridicule him even more. Baker later said the threat was a joke.