Troy Baker (born April 1, 1976) is an American voice actor and musician. Baker is known for his video game roles as Joel Miller in The Last of Us (2013) and its sequel (2020), John "Jonesy" Jones in Fortnite (2020), Snow Villiers in Final Fantasy XIII (2010) and its sequels, Booker DeWitt in BioShock Infinite (2013), Samuel "Sam" Drake in Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016) and Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (2017), Pagan Min in the Far Cry franchise, Rhys in Tales from the Borderlands (2014), Talion in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (2014) and Middle-earth: Shadow of War (2017) Kanji Tatsumi in Persona 4, Vincent Brooks in Catherine (2011) and Catherine: Full Body (2019), Revolver Ocelot in Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (2015), Higgs Monaghan in Death Stranding (2019) and Jack Mitchell in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (2014). Baker currently holds the record for the most acting nominations at the BAFTA Games Awards, with five between 2013 and 2021.
Baker also voices Batman, Joker, Hawkeye, and Loki in various media, and has provided voices for a number of English dubs of anime, including Bleach, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Naruto: Shippuden, Code Geass, and Soul Eater. He was previously the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the alternative rock band Tripp Fontaine, with whom he released an album titled Random Thoughts on a Paper Napkin (2004). He then released the solo album Sitting in the Fire (2014) before he and his backing band changed their name to Window to the Abbey and released the album Moving Around Bias (2017).
Troy Baker was born in Dallas, Texas, on April 1, 1976. In 2012, Baker married photographer Pamela Walworth, also from Dallas. They reside in Los Angeles. Their son, Traveller Hyde Baker, was born on May 3, 2018.He cites fellow voice actor Travis Willingham and his wife Laura Bailey as his best friends.