Baker Bob was the 12th and last baker killed by Piella Bakewell, the serial killer in A Matter of Loaf and Death. His death appeared in the local newspaper. He is named after scriptwriter Bob Baker. His name was also mentioned in the short film A Close Shave and in the video game Wallace & Gromit in Project Zoo. However, it is unknown whether the character referenced in A Close Shave and Project Zoo is the same baker.