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Amr Waked

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Amr Waked (Arabic: عمرو واكد Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [ˈʕɑm.ɾe.wæːked]; born (1973-04-12)April 12, 1973) is an Egyptian film, television and stage actor. He is best known to international audiences and in Hollywood for his role in the 2005 film Syriana. Other prominent roles include a Yemeni Sheikh called Muhammad in Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, Pierre Del Rio in Luc Besson's Lucy and Farouk Hassan in Ramy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amr Waked has received more than 973,197 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Amr Waked is the 4,490th most popular actor (up from 4,947th in 2019), the 467th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 446th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Egyptian Actor.

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  • 970k

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  • 46.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Amr Waked ranks 4,490 out of 9,996Before him are Albert Dupontel, Jeanne Eagels, Jason Lee, Charmian Carr, Ellen Schwiers, and Kim Manners. After him are Tim Daly, Allen Garfield, Lola Albright, Hilary Duff, Barry Humphries, and Ruth Brown.

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Among people born in 1973, Amr Waked ranks 157Before him are Karen Lancaume, Fares Fares, Stephen Dorff, Natasha Korolyova, Patrick Rothfuss, and Jan Magnussen. After him are Mark Shuttleworth, Shota Arveladze, Tijani Babangida, Kevin McKidd, Steven Ogg, and John Dolmayan.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Amr Waked ranks 467 out of 582Before him are Ali Gomaa (1952), Mahmoud El Khatib (1954), Tefta Tashko-Koço (1910), Lotfia Elnadi (1907), Pope Timothy II of Alexandria (null), and Iah (-2200). After him are Tiberius Claudius Balbilus (100), Karim Rashid (1960), Pope Justus of Alexandria (100), Pope Timothy I of Alexandria (350), Roland Moreno (1945), and H. A. R. Gibb (1895).

Among ACTORS In Egypt

Among actors born in Egypt, Amr Waked ranks 12Before him are Shadia (1931), Julian Fellowes (1949), Hind Rostom (1929), Zubaida Tharwat (1940), Georges Guétary (1915), and Nadia Gamal (1937). After him are Mena Massoud (1991).

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