Dylan Baker (born October 7, 1959) is an American actor who played the role of FBI Director Sam Pellington on NBC's Blindspot. Baker is best known as Dr. Curt Connors in Spider-Man 2 and 3, William Crandall on The Americans and Jerry Boorman on Damages.

Personal Life

Baker was born on October 7, 1959 in Syracuse, New York, USA but was raised in Lynchburg, Virginia. Baker attended Catholic School, then Darlington School and graduated from the Georgetown Preparatory School in 1976. His acting career began in the regional theater productions as a teenager.

Selected Works

Year Character Title Notes
2002 Henry West The Cell
2004 Dr. Curt Connors Spider-Man 2
2007 Dr. Curt Connors Spider-Man 3
2007 Steven Trick 'r Treat
2009 Bennett Wallis Ugly Betty Guest Role, three episodes
2010 - 2015 Colin Sweeney The Good Wife Guest Role, eight episodes
2016 - 2017 Sam Pellington Blindspot Guest Role, four episodes
2017 Johnny Carson I'm Dying Up Here Three episodes

Appearances on Blindspot


  • Baker's height is 6' 1" (1.85 m).
  • He is married to Becky Ann Baker, who he has one child with, called Willa.
  • Baker was nominated for Broadway's 1991 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play) for "La Bête."
  • He frequently plays seemingly milquetoast, bland men who are actually concealing their dark, even evil true natures. This is his trademark.

See also