About Baker Simon and Rebecca Rigg
Simon Lucas Baker (born 30 July 1969) is an Australian actor in television and film, as well as a director. He is known for his lead roles in the CBS television series The Mentalist as Patrick Jane and The Guardian as Nicholas Fallin and has starred in several Hollywood films.Baker was born in Launceston, Tasmania. His father, Barry, was a mechanic and school caretaker, and his mother, Elizabeth, was a high school English teacher.Baker spent part of his childhood living in the suburbs of Sydney but he mainly grew up in the Northern Rivers coastal town of Lennox Head, New South Wales. He attended high school at Ballina High School and Trinity Catholic College. Baker has been an avid surfer since his youth and he considers surfing and the relationships with his surfing friends an important part of his upbringing.
Rebecca Rigg (born 1967) is an Australian actress, best known for her roles in Fatty Finn and Ellie Parker.Rebecca Rigg was born in Sydney, New South Wales.Her Australian television appearances include the television series Rafferty’s Rules (in which she appeared as the daughter of the Magistrate, Michael Rafferty); and the ABC television movies Joh’s Jury, Come In Spinner, and Naked. As well as a starring role in the Australian comedy television series Willing and Abel (in which she appeared as “Angela Reddy”). As a young girl she was also in the Australian film Fortress, which was about the kidnapping of a teacher (played by Rachel Ward) and a small class of students. She also appeared in the television miniseries Emma: Queen of the South Seas. She has made guest appearances in other Australian television series, including The Flying Doctors, G.P., Blue Heelers and Winners – Quest beyond Time and was known for her role as the rebellious teenager “Gabe” in A Country Practice during the early 1980s.
Baker Simon and Rebecca Rigg love story
Simon Baker and Rebecca Rigg first met on a blind date in 1991. They later brought their chemistry to the screen when they worked alongside eachother on Aussie soap E Street.
Baker joined the show in its final year as the much loved Constable Sam Farrell, while Rigg played Nurse Amy.
Baker Simon and Rebecca Rigg marriage
The actors tied the knot in 1998, seven years after they first met.
“Marrying her was the best decision I ever made,” Baker told The Daily Telegraph in 2015.
Baker Simon and Rebecca Rigg childrens
The couple share three children together, Stella, 28, Claude, 22, and Harry, 20.
Baker and Rigg separated in April 2020.Our report also suggests the same.