Caption: Still of Philip Baker Hall and Ty Burrell in Moderni seima (2009)
Born: September 10, 1931
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 5' 6" (1.68 m)
Known for: Bruce Almighty (2003), The Insider (1999), 50/50 (2011), Hard Eight (1996)
Philip Baker Hall was born in Toledo, Ohio, to Berdene (McDonald) and William Alexander Hall, a factory worker who was originally from Montgomery, Alabama. He did not start acting until he was 30 years old, and shot to cult fame when he turned in an electrifying performance as Sydney, the veteran gambler, in Paul Thomas Anderson's debut feature, ...