William Baldwin Biography

Updated On Feb 18, 2019 Published On Oct 20, 2015
Facts of William Baldwin
Date of Birth: 1963 , February-21
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name William Baldwin
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $500,000
Famous for Sliver
Married Yes
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American writer, William Baldwin who was once crowned with the Gotham Awards is also the great writer. He has also established himself as a producer. William is best known for acting in films like The Squid and the Whale, Sliver, to name a few.

William Baldwin's early life

William Baldwin formed the middle-class family and his father was a high school teacher. He was born on 21st February 1963 in Massapequa, New York, the United States of America to Carol Newcomb and Alexander Rae Baldwin and both of them are American native. He is American and is white.

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As a child William Baldwin attended Alfred G. Berner High School. He later enrolled at the Binghamton University from where he graduated with a degree in political science.

William Baldwin's career

It seems interesting when you came to know his first professional career, he was a model and he was associated with Calvin Klein.

He played his first acting role only in 1989 and that was in The Preppie Murder, starring William Devane and Marg Helgenberger's ex-husband Alan Rosenberg.

William Baldwin has also acted in the film The Squid and the Whale, which features actors like Laura Linney and Jesse Eisenberg.

William Baldwin's married life

It has been two decades, William Baldwin has been married to Chynna Phillips. To talk about her profession, she is the famous American singer who has been the member of the musical group Wilson Phillips since a long time. She is also known to be an actress.

They got married on the 9th of September, 1995. From this married life they have been parents for three different times.

William Baldwin is not having any kind of extra affairs and they are happy to have each other as a loving spouse. There is also not a single sign of them getting divorced.

William Baldwin's net worth

For his role in Sliver, starring Sharon Stone and Tom Berenger, it is said that he earned the salary of $1,700,000. William Baldwin net worth is $500 thousand dollars.

William Baldwin's salary from the 1996 film Curdled was said to be $150,000. His earnings from Who Wants to be a Millionaire was $250,000 which was donated to a charity.

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Born in Massapequa, New York

February 21 , 1963

William Baldwin was form the middle class family and his father was a high school teacher. He was born in Massapequa, New York, United States of America to Carol Newcomb and Alexander Rae Baldwin and both of them are American native. 

Began his modeling career

1982

It seems interesting when you came to know his first professional career, William Baldwin was a model and he was associated with Calvin Klein. He also became associated with several modeling agencies and performed in various fashion shows. 

Began his acting career

1989

HIs childhood dream was acting. After being the model for several years, William Baldwin also desired to enter into the acting world and then in 1989 he played his first acting role in the television movie, The Preppie Murder.

Married to Chynna Phillips

September 9 , 1995

William Baldwin was married to Chynna Phillips on 9th of September, 1995. To talk about her profession, she is the famous American singer who has been the member of the musical group Wilson Phillips since a long time. She is also known to be an actress. 

First child, Jamison Baldwin

February 27 , 2000

Jamison Baldwin is William Baldwin's first child. After being married with Chynna Phillips for about half a decade, they together announced that they were expecting their first child together at the end of 1999 and she gave birth to their first child on 27th of February. 

Second child, Vance Baldwin

October 23 , 2002

William Baldwin became father for the second time in his life in 2002. His wife, Chynna Phillips gave birth to their second child together and it was a son and they named him Vance Baldwin. He was in good health when he was born. 

Third child, Brooke Baldwin

December 6 , 2004

 From his married life they have been parents for three different times. William Baldwin and his wife became parents of their third child at the end of 2004 and that time it was also a sweet little baby girl and they named her Brooke Baldwin. 

Won MTV Movie Awards

1994

MTV Movie Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award for the first time in their life. William Baldwin has also been honored with this award once and that was in 1994 for Most Desirable Male.

Won Gotham Awards

2005

William Baldwin has also been honored with Gotham Awards once in his life. He got his first and only nomination in this award in 2005. He was nominated in this award for portraying his role in the The Squid and the Whale. He also shared this award with other co-stars. 

Won Cape May NJ State Film Festival

2003

William Baldwin has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won some of them. He got his first win in Cape May NJ State Film Festival in 2003. He has also been nominated in Razzie Awards several times but he has not been honored with this award yet.