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The British character actor Tom Baker, best known as the fourth incarnation of The Doctor, was born in 1934 in Liverpool, England, to Mary Jane (Fleming) and John Stewart Baker. His father was of English and Scottish descent, while his mother's family was originally from Ireland. Tom, along with his younger sister, Lulu, and younger brother, John,... See full bio »
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Filmography

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 2013 Break Glass in Case Of... (completed)
Monica (voice)
 2013 Doctor Who (TV Series)
The Doctor
 2013 Saving Santa (Video)
Santa (British version, voice)
 2010 The Genie in the Bottle (Short)
Narrator
 2008 Little Britain USA (TV Series)
Narrator
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Episode #1.5 (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
 2007-2008 The Beeps (TV Series)
Narrator
- The Great Pink Sunset (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Twinkleberry Pie (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Leafy's Hoe (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Home Sweet Home (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
- Cure for Bossy (2008) ... Narrator (voice)
 2007 Little Britain: The Video Game (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 2003-2006 Little Britain (TV Series)
Narrator
- Little Britain Abroad: Part 2 (2006) ... Narrator (voice)
- Little Britain Abroad: Part 1 (2006) ... Narrator (voice)
- Episode #3.6 (2005) ... Narrator (voice)
- Episode #3.5 (2005) ... Narrator (voice)
- Episode #3.4 (2005) ... Narrator (voice)
 2006 The Wind in the Willows (TV Movie)
Judge (uncredited)
 2006 Little Britain: Live (Video)
Narrator (voice)
 2006 Little Britain: The Game (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 2006 The Secret Show (TV Series)
Robert Baron
- The Secret Room (2006) ... Robert Baron (voice)
 2005 MediEvil: Resurrection (Video Game)
Narrator / Grim Reaper (voice)
 2005 Cold Winter (Video Game)
John Gray (voice)
 2005 Heretic Kingdoms: The Inquisition (Video Game)
Narrator (English version, voice)
 2005 Sprung! The Magic Roundabout
Zeebad (English version, voice)
 2004 The Little Reindeer (TV Short)
Santa Claus (voice)
 2004 Sudeki (Video Game)
Opening Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 2003 Fort Boyard (TV Series)
Captain Baker
- Episode #5.1 (2003) ... Captain Baker
 2003 Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 2003 Strange (TV Series)
Father Bernard
- Asmoth (2003) ... Father Bernard
 2003 Swiss Toni (TV Series)
Derek Asquith
- Cars Don't Make You Fat (2003) ... Derek Asquith
 2001 Hostile Waters: Antaeus Rising (Video Game)
The Narrator (voice)
 2001 Fun at the Funeral Parlour (TV Series)
Quimby
- The Jaws of Doom (2001) ... Quimby
 2000 Ecco the Dolphin: Defender of the Future (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 2000 Dungeons & Dragons
Halvarth
 2000 The Canterbury Tales (TV Series)
Simpkin
- The Journey Back (2000) ... Simpkin (voice)
 2000 Max Bear (TV Series)
Max Bear (voice)
 1999 Silver (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 1998 Backtime
Sarge
 1997 Doctor Who: Destiny of the Doctors (Video Game)
The Doctor (voice)
 1992 Doctor Who: Shada (Video)
Doctor Who / Narrator
 1992 Screen Two (TV Series)
Sir Lionel Sweeting
- The Law Lord (1992) ... Sir Lionel Sweeting
 1990 The Silver Chair (TV Series)
Puddleglum
- Episode #1.4 (1990) ... Puddleglum
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Puddleglum
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Puddleglum
 1986 The Kenny Everett Television Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.1 (1986)
 1986 The Life and Loves of a She-Devil (TV Series)
Father Ferguson
 1986 Roland Rat: The Series (TV Series)
Doctor Who / BBC 3 Presenter
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... Doctor Who / BBC 3 Presenter
 1986 Black-Adder II (TV Series)
Captain Rum
- Potato (1986) ... Captain Rum
 1984 The Passionate Pilgrim (Short)
Sir Tom
 1984 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Anatole Blaylock
- Hounded Steele (1984) ... Anatole Blaylock
 1980 The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (TV Movie)
Hasan
 1977 Piccadilly Circus (TV Series)
Mark
- The Author of Beltraffio (1977) ... Mark
 1976 Nouvelles de Henry James (TV Series)
Mark Ambient
- L'auteur de Beltraffio (1976) ... Mark Ambient
 1975 Jim'll Fix It (TV Series)
The Doctor
- Episode #1.2 (1975) ... The Doctor
 1974 The Mutations
Lynch
 1974 Luther
Pope Leo X (uncredited)
 1973 Frankenstein: The True Story (TV Movie)
Sea Captain
 1973 Arthur of the Britons (TV Series)
Brandreth / Gavron
- Go Warily (1973) ... Brandreth / Gavron
 1973 The Vault of Horror
Moore (segment 5 "Drawn and Quartered")
 1973 Cari genitori
 1972 The Canterbury Tales
Jenkin
 1972 Jackanory (TV Series)
The Storyteller
- The Iron Man (1972) ... The Storyteller
 1970 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
Site Foreman
- Like Any Other Friday... (1970) ... Site Foreman
 1969 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Corporal Schabe
- The Victims: Frontier (1969) ... Corporal Schabe
 1968 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Foreman / The Man
- Number 13 (1968) ... Foreman
- The Attack (1968) ... The Man
 1968 Z Cars (TV Series)
Harry Russell
- Hudson's Way: Part 2 (1968) ... Harry Russell
- Hudson's Way: Part 1 (1968) ... Harry Russell
 1968 George and the Dragon (TV Series)
Porter
- The 10:15 Train (1968) ... Porter
 1968 Honey Lane (TV Series)
Doorman
- The Matchmakers (1968) ... Doorman
 1967 The Winter's Tale
Minor Role (uncredited)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (67 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (71 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Joseph Kesselring's play, "Arsenic and Old Lace", at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in London, England with Josephine Tewson, Patsy Byrne, Amanda Holden, directed by Clifford Williams. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 6 Interviews | 4 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:


Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on The Hound of the Baskervilles (1982)] I was not good in it. The BBC apologised for my performance. They didn't like it at all. See more »

Trivia:

Married his Doctor Who (1963) co-star Lalla Ward (who played the Doctor's companion Romana) when they were both leaving the program. They divorced 16 months later. She later married Richard Dawkins, one of the world's biggest proponents of atheism. Baker was once an apprentice Catholic monk but has since rejected religion and in interviews and in his autobiography has spoken rather cynically ... See more »

Trademark:

Staring eyes See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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