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Chris Bauer is an American actor. Chris is currently married to Laura Bauer who is a writer and costume designer

Relationship Facts of Chris Bauer

Chris Bauer is married to Laura Bauer.
Chris Bauer married on May 12, 1997.
💑 Anniversary in 94 days 💑
He is father of Two(Beau Bauer and Mercy Bauer).
Chris Bauer is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Chris Bauer's Past Relationship!

Past relationships with Chris Bauer are a mystery to his worldwide fans.

He has seldom spoken about this matter in any of his interviews and no official information can be found regarding the matter on the internet.

Chris is currently married to Laura Bauer who is a writer and costume designer.

The couple tied the knot on 12 May 1997 and are happily married to date.

They have 2 children, Beau Bauer and Mercy Bauer from this marriage.

They have been married for more than 20 years and no news regarding divorce or any extramarital affairs is known which proves that the marriage is stable.

Who is Chris Bauer?

Chris Bauer is an American actor mostly known for his role as Frank Sobotka in ‘The Wire’.

He has appeared in numerous movies and television series like ‘True Blood’, and ‘Third Watch’ and has more than 70 credits to his name as an actor.

Chris Bauer: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Chris was born in Los Angeles, California on October 28, 1966, and is of Irish and German descent.

As of 2022, he is 56 years old. His nationality is American.

Not much information is known about his parents and siblings.


Chris attended Miramonte High School in Orinda, California, and also played on the Miramonte football team in his senior year.

He was later enrolled at the University of San Diego, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, and graduated from the Yale School of Drama later on.

Chris Bauer: Professional Life and Career

Chris first appeared in the television series ‘A Fine Romance’ in which he played the role of a Crewman.

In 1989, he appeared in the television series ‘Midnight Caller.

After his appearances in smaller roles, he was later able to grab major roles in numerous movies and television series in his career.

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Caption: Chris Bauer and his wife Laura (Source: Getty Images)

Some of the movies and television series that Chris has been part of include ‘The Untouchables’, ‘New York Undercover, ‘Colin Fitz Lives!’, ‘Fools Rush In’, ‘Snow White: A Tale of Terror’, ‘Face/Off’, ‘One Night Stand’, ‘The Myth of Fingerprints’, ‘The Devil’s Advocate’, ‘8MM’, ‘Cradle Will Rock’, ‘The Hunley’, ‘Sweet and Lowdown’, ‘High Fidelity’, ‘The Photographer’, ‘The Fugitive’, ‘Dead Last’, ‘Taking Back Our Town’, ‘The Story of Calvin Stoller, Last Abstract Expressionist’, ‘Bug’, ‘Third Watch’, ‘Jonny Zero’, ‘Tilt’, ‘Broken Flowers’, ‘Our Fathers’, ‘The Notorious Bettie Page’, ‘Criminal Minds’, ‘Conviction’, ‘Bernard and Doris’, ‘Flags of Our Fathers’, ‘Masters of Horror’, ‘American Experience’, ‘The Lost Room’, ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation’, ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent’, ‘Smith’, ‘The Black Donnellys’, ‘Neal Cassady’, ‘Numb3rs’, ‘The Guitar’, ‘Diminished Capacity’, ‘The Office’, ‘Elementary’, ‘Parks and Recreation’, ‘Fringe’, ‘True Blood’, ‘Full Circle’, ‘Tomorrowland’, ‘American Crime Story’, ‘Temps’, ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’, ‘The Deuce’, ‘Survivor’s Remorse’ and more.


Chris won the Special Achievement Award in 2009 for ‘True Blood’.

He was also nominated for ‘Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2010.

Chris Bauer: Salary and Net Worth

He has a net worth of $ 1.5 million but her salary is not revealed yet.

Chris Bauer: Rumors and Controversy

Chris was involved in controversies due to his past which consisted of horrible years due to his addiction to drugs and alcohol.

No rumors surrounding Chris have emerged as of yet.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Chris has a height of 6 feet 2 inches. He is bald.

His body weighs 96kg. His eyes are Light Brown in color.

Social Media

Chris Bauer is active on Twitter. He has 24.6k followers on Twitter.

Besides these, he is not inactive on Facebook and Instagram.

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