Joe Don Baker

Biography: Joe Don Baker was born on February 12, 1936 in Groesbeck, Texas, a small town about 25 miles east of Waco.

Baker went to North Texas State Teacher's College (now University of North Texas), dabbling in drama there. After a stint in the Army, he moved to New York, where he studied at the Actors Studio. He got his Broadway start in Marathon 33 and received praise for his role in the Burgess Meredith-directed Blues for Mister Charlie in 1964.

Joe Don Baker's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 51
Highest Metascore: 76 Mud
Lowest Metascore: 12 Strange Wilderness
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 8
  2. Negative: 2 out of 8
8 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
12 Strange Wilderness Feb 1, 2008 Bill Calhoun 5.1
22 Congo Jun 9, 1995 R.B. Travis 6.0