Born on June 8, 1950
From Midland, Texas
Kathy Baker as "Gladys Sullivan"
Bill Porter (William H. Macy), a man afflicted with cerebral palsy, is desperate to find a job despite his condition. He uses his sense of humor, determination and winning spirit to convince a manager to hire him as a door-to-door salesman for Watkins, a supplier of household items and baking products. Porter walks several miles every day on his sales route, eventually working his way into the hearts of his customers. This film is based on a true story.
|Emmy (Primetime) (2003)||Nominated||Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie|
Kathy Baker as "Nurse Angela"
The film follows the life of Homer Wells (Tobey Maguire), a precocious orphan who leaves his lifelong home and his loving tutor, Dr. Larch (Michael Caine) to explore the world. While Homer struggles to make a life for himself on his own, he must make monumental decisions that will change the course of his future and deeply affect the lives of those around him.
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1999)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
Kathy Baker as "Dr. Jill Brock"
Set in Rome, Wis., this drama/mystery series revolves around a small town where strange things happen. The central focus is the Brock family, headed by Sheriff Jimmy Brock and his wife, Jill, the town doctor. Along for the ride are Kenny and Maxine, the sheriff's trusty deputies.
|Emmy (Primetime) (1996)||Won||Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series|
|Golden Globe (1996)||Nominated||Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama|
|Emmy (Primetime) (1995)||Won||Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series|
|Golden Globe (1995)||Nominated||Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series|
|Golden Globe (1994)||Won||Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama|
|Emmy (Primetime) (1993)||Won||Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series|