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Mark Linn-Baker

Mark Linn-Baker was born on June 17, 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Perfect Strangers (1986), Manhattan (1979) and My Favorite Year (1982). He has been married to Christa Justus since December 29, 2012. He was previously married to Adrianne Lobel. See full bio »
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Perfect Strangers
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Manhattan Shakespearean Actor
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 2016 Red Oaks (TV Series)
Rabbi Ken
- Memorial Day (2016) ... Rabbi Ken
 2015 The Leftovers (TV Series)
Mark Linn-Baker
- Axis Mundi (2015) ... Mark Linn-Baker
 2014 Bereavement (Short)
 2012 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Judge Linden
 2010 How Do You Know
 1999-2010 Law & Order (TV Series)
Dr. Vincent Balicheck / Tom Wilder
- The Taxman Cometh (2010) ... Dr. Vincent Balicheck
- Ambitious (1999) ... Tom Wilder
 2009-2010 The Electric Company (TV Series)
Sigmund Scrambler
- Bananas (2010) ... Sigmund Scrambler
- The Electric Accompany (2009) ... Sigmund Scrambler
- Scrambled Brains (2009) ... Sigmund Scrambler
- Scent of a Human (2009) ... Sigmund Scrambler
 2009/I Adam
Sam Klieber
 2003-2007 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Wally Stevens
- Endgame (2007) ... Wally Stevens
- Probability (2003) ... Wally Stevens
 2005 12 and Holding
Mr. Farmer
 1997 Soul Man (TV Series)
- Christmas Ruined My Life (1997) ... Gumdrop
 1997 Family Matters (TV Series)
Mr. Benner
- A Pain in Harrassment (1997) ... Mr. Benner
 1997 Spin City (TV Series)
Dr. Benjamin
- Paul Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1997) ... Dr. Benjamin
 1994-1996 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series)
Larry Weeks / Basketball Player with Glasses
- Robo Golf (1996) ... Larry Weeks
- Instant Replay (1994) ... Basketball Player with Glasses (uncredited)
 1993 The General Motors Playwrights Theater (TV Series)
The Student
- The Whole Shebang (1993) ... The Student
 1992 Full House (TV Series)
Dick Donaldson
- Trouble in Twin Town (1992) ... Dick Donaldson
 1992 Ghostwriter (TV Series)
Police Officer
- Ghost Story: Part 5 (1992) ... Police Officer
 1991 Bare Essentials (TV Movie)
 1990 ABC TGIF (TV Series)
 1989 Valerie's Family: The Hogans (TV Series)
Stan Forrest
- Stan and Deliver (1989) ... Stan Forrest
 1988 Going to the Chapel
Norman Brinkmann
 1988 Me and Him
Him (voice)
 1985 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Phil West
- Atlas Belched (1985) ... Phil West
 1985 The Equalizer (TV Series)
- Bump and Run (1985) ... Ronnie
 1985 The Recovery Room (TV Movie)
Steve Griffin
 1985 Miami Vice (TV Series)
'Bonzo' Barry Gold
- Made for Each Other (1985) ... 'Bonzo' Barry Gold
 1984 Comedy Zone (TV Series)
- Episode dated 7 September 1984 (1984) ... Various
- Episode dated 31 August 1984 (1984) ... Various
 1983 O'Malley (TV Movie)
Public Defender
 1982 The End of August
Victor LeBrum
 1982 Alice at the Palace (TV Movie)
March Hare
 1979 Manhattan
Shakespearean Actor (as Mary Linn Baker)
Show Show Director (6 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (13 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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He acted in Stephen Sondheim's musical, "A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum," at the St. James Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Nathan Lane, Lewis J. Stadlen, Ernie Sabella, William Duell, Mary Testa, Jessica Boevers, Cris Groenendaal, and Jim Stanek in the cast. Jerry Zaks was director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Mark Linn Baker | Mary Linn Baker


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Mark is a partner in Manhattan's West Bank Cafe. See more »

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