Adam Baldwin Biography

Adam Baldwin a popular American actor & Voice actor. Read this profile to learn more about his profile, childhood, life and timeline.

Adam Baldwin

Quick Facts

Gender: Male
Birthday: 27 February 1962
Nationality: American
Sun Sign: Pisces
Famous As: Actor
Education: New Trier High School
Awards: SyFy Genre Award for Best Supporting Actor/Television

Adam Baldwin is a popular American actor and is best known for his role as Animal Mother in the popular war film, ‘Full Metal Jacket’. He has also acted in ‘The X-Files’, ‘Angel’, ‘Day Break’ and ‘My Bodyguard’. A charming personality, Baldwin has also lent his voice for the character of Decepticon Breakdown in the blockbuster movie ‘Transformers: Prime’.

Early Life & Career

Adam Baldwin was born in Winnetka, Illinois on February 27, 1962. He studied at the New Trier Township High School Ease and loved to write from very early on. Today, he contributes blogs and is a regular ‘tweeter’ on Twitter. His acting career took off in the 80’s and he rose to fame, playing the role of the troubled outcast, ‘Ricky Linderman’ in ‘My Bodyguard’. He has also appeared in bigger projects such as ‘The X-Files’, ‘The Poseidon Adventure’, ‘The Inside’, ‘Smoke Jumpers’ and a famous television series that catapulted him to prominence—‘Fireflies’. Apart from the numerous movies and television projects he actively engaged in, he is also known for NBC’s ‘Chuck’, in which he played the character of John Casey, a protagonist in the show.
He has won countless awards for his contribution and efforts, however, one particular award is extremely dear to him, or so he states. And that is, the SyFy Genre Award in 2006 for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the blockbuster series ‘Fireflies’, where he played the character of Jayne Cobb.
Known for having a gravelly voice, Baldwin has lent his voice to a multiplayer online game called ‘DC Universe Online’ and for Xbox 360 games such as ‘Halo 3’ and ‘Half Life 2’.
Adam Baldwin is the father of three children with his wife, Ami. The family is currently residing in the United States.

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May 24, 2019

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