Adam Baldwin is an American actor known for his roles as Animal Mother in Stanley Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket, Ricky Linderman in My Bodyguard, Knowle Rohrer in The X-Files, and Marcus Hamilton in Joss Whedon's Angel. He also established a cult following as Jayne Cobb in the series Firefly, the movie Serenity and for starring as Chad Shelten in Day Break. He starred as John Casey on the NBC comedy-spy series Chuck, was the voice of Breakdown in the animated series Transformers Prime and played Captain Steven Harris in three episodes of Law and Order: SVU.
Appearing in dozens of films since 1980, Baldwin rose to prominence as the troubled outcast Ricky Linderman in My Bodyguard (1980) and moved on to bigger roles in D.C. Cab (1983), Full Metal Jacket (1987), Predator 2 (1990), Independence Day (1996), The Patriot (2000) and Serenity (2005) in which he reprises his role as the mercenary Jayne Cobb from the television series Firefly. His other work includes Radio Flyer (1992), From the Earth to the Moon (1998), The X-Files (Knowle Rohrer), Smoke Jumpers (1996), The Cape, Men in Black: The Series, Stargate SG-1, Angel, The Inside, NCIS and the 2005 remake of The Poseidon Adventure. He also starred in the ABC series Day Break as Chad Shelten in 2006. Baldwin parodied the Ricky Linderman character in the 2008 film Drillbit Taylor.
Baldwin won a SyFy Genre Award in 2006 for Best Supporting Actor/Television for his role as Jayne Cobb in the television series Firefly.
Baldwin was cast as Clark Kent/Superman in the first DC animated universe movie, Superman: Doomsday based on DC Comics' The Death of Superman and co-starring in the NBC television show Chuck as NSA Agent John Casey. The show premiered September 24, 2007.
Baldwin has a role as a voice actor in the Xbox 360 games Halo 3 and Halo 3: ODST, the latter putting him in the role of Cpl. Taylor "Dutch" Miles.
Baldwin also appears as a voice actor in Half Life 2: Episode 2 for various resistance soldiers and citizens. Adam also appeared in Mass Effect 2, playing the role of Quarian marine Kal'Reegar.
Baldwin most recently starred as XO Mike Slattery on TNT's hit drama The Last Ship.
Anime Convention Guest Appearances
- Toronto Comicon 2022 - March 18-20, 2022 in Toronto, ON, Canada 2016
- Dragon Con 2016 - September 2-5, 2016 in Atlanta, GA 2015
- Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Perth 2015 - June 26-28, 2015 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia
- Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Sydney 2015 - June 19-21, 2015 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- MegaCon 2015 - April 10-12, 2015 in Orlando, FL 2014
- Dragon Con 2014 - August 29 - September 1, 2014 in Atlanta, GA
- Dallas Comic Con 2014 - May 16-18, 2014 in Dallas, TX 2013
- FandomFest 2013 - July 26-28, 2013 in Louisville, KY
- Florida Supercon 2013 - July 4-7, 2013 in Miami, FL 2012
- Dragon*Con 2012 - August 31 - September 3, 2012 in Atlanta, GA
- London Film & Comic Con 2012 - July 6-8, 2012 in London, UK
Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Perth 2012 - June 22-24, 2012 in Claremont, Western Australia, AustraliaCancelled Appearance Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Sydney 2012 - June 15-17, 2012 in Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaCancelled Appearance 2011 Dragon*Con 2011 - September 2-5, 2011 in Atlanta, GACancelled Appearance
- Phoenix Comicon 2011 - May 26-29, 2011 in Phoenix, AZ
12 confirmed guest appearances
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