Troy Baker is a famous American voice artist and musician. He is one of the best professional voice artists characterizing the lead character in various video games. Baker gives his voice in more than 200 films, feature film, anime, television films, video games and live-action. Moreover, he also sings in some album. Let’s have a quick look at the Career, achievement and Net worth of Baker in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Troy Edward Baker was born in the year 1976, 1st April. His place of birth is in Dallas, Texas, the U.S. Before starting his acting he was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer of Indie Rock band. He is also given his voice for the famous character in various video games and anime shows like The Joker in Batman, Pagan Min in Far Cry 4, Trinity Blood, etc. He gives his voice for 385 characters in more than 200 titles.
Baker gets married to Kimberly Beck in 2004, but this relationship could not say last longer. Due to some reason, they divorced in 2006. After that he stayed single for a couple of years, focusing on his career to make it well established until he mates Pamela Walworth. In 2012 he married to Pamela Walworth and still live happily with each other. Recently they blessed with one child, son name Traveller Hyde in 2018.
Career, Awards & Nominations
We know Troy Baker as a famous voice artist, actor, and singer, but actually, he started his career as rhythm guitarist and lead singer in a famous band, Indie-Rocky. In 2004, his debut album “Burning Out” released based on random thoughts on a paper napkin. Consequently, his first solo album released on October 14, 2014. His second album “Moving Around Bias” was released on October 2017 and in this album, he worked with Window to the Abbey.
Baker is best known for his voice acting. His voice acting career started doing radio commercial in Dallas. He was appointed to do the voice-over work for the English adaption of Case Closed anime under the banner of Funimation. After that, he worked in lots of anime such as One Piece, Bleach, Dragon Ball Z and many more. A considerable success came into his career when he moved to Los Angeles. There he got a chance to work with Marvel in animated series. Baker gave his voice for various Characters in The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, and Hawkeye and Loki in Ultimate Spider-Man and Avenger Assemble.
He started his career in video game industry when he gave his voice as Matt Baker in Brothers in Arms for Gearbox Software, and there he worked on for the next two series. His best-known work is Batman, Far cry 4, Transformer, Marvel Heroes, Call of Duty, the Disney Infinity series, God of Wars and much more. He gives his voice in more than 120 games in his career and continuing. We heard his voice in the film Real Steel and Delhi Safari.
Baker nominated for 23 awards and won 7 of them. He won the NAVGTR award for lead performance in the drama, VGX award for best voice actor and best song in the game, BTVA Voice Acting Award for the best Voice actor of the year 2013, NAVGTR Award for lead performance in a comedy, etc. He also owns the D.I.C.E Award for outstanding achievement in Character for Talion in Middle-earth: Shadow of Motor. For his best-known work, he nominated for many Award such as BAFTA Games Award for best performer for Far Cry 4.
Net Worth & Earnings
Baker is associated in many professions, but he is renowned as a successful voice actor and gave his voice under many famous production companies like Marvel. Other than his flourishing voice acting career, he is also a singer and rhythm guitarist. From his successful career, you can assume the net worth of Troy Baker. Well, we make it simple for you, it is estimated that the net worth of Baker is $7.5 million.
Troy Baker is a famous name in the animation and gaming industry. Due to his hard work, he earns a lot of love and respect from the people. He is an open-hearted person. At a Game Award in 2015, he said that “People always ask me how to get into acting in Video games. There are two simple steps. First, buy a microphone, and get a lot of practice with it. Second, wait for Nolan North and me to die.”