Andy Serkis

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Andrew Clement Serkis (born 20 April 1964) is an English actor, producer, director and motion capture artist. He is best known for his performance capture roles comprising motion capture acting, animation, and voice work for such computer-generated characters as Gollum in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy (2001–2003) and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012), King Kong in the eponymous 2005 film, Caesar in the Planet of the Apes reboot series (2011–2017), Captain Haddock / Sir Francis Haddock in Steven Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin (2011), and Supreme Leader Snoke in the Star Wars sequel trilogy films The Force Awakens (2015) and The Last Jedi (2017). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andy Serkis has received more than 10,795,815 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 65 in 2019). Andy Serkis is the 869th most popular actor (down from 783rd in 2019), the 1,065th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,029th in 2019) and the 135th most popular British Actor.

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  • 11M

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  • 68.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 70

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Andy Serkis ranks 869 out of 10,030Before him are Grace Zabriskie, Lea Massari, Loretta Young, Hildegard Knef, Emilio Estevez, and Tobey Maguire. After him are Diana Douglas, Herbert Lom, Josh Brolin, Marcheline Bertrand, Samy Naceri, and Senta Berger.

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Among people born in 1964, Andy Serkis ranks 37Before him are Chris Cornell, Dražen Petrović, Roberto Mancini, Salvatore Schillaci, Miguel Induráin, and Clive Owen. After him are Melinda Gates, Robert Trujillo, C. C. Catch, Edi Rama, Mats Wilander, and Djimon Hounsou.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Andy Serkis ranks 1,065 out of 6,924Before him are John E. Walker (1941), Adelard of Bath (1075), James Lind (1716), Robert Stirling (1790), Victor Turner (1920), and Denis Thatcher (1915). After him are William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse (1800), Brian Clough (1935), James Murray (1837), Charles Bell (1774), Frances Grey, Duchess of Suffolk (1517), and Colin Wilson (1931).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Andy Serkis ranks 135Before him are Margaret Rutherford (1892), Clive Owen (1964), Roddy McDowall (1928), Stewart Granger (1913), Eric Idle (1943), and Robert Shaw (1927). After him are Joan Plowright (1929), Mark Strong (1963), Pete Postlethwaite (1946), Keira Knightley (1985), Denholm Elliott (1922), and Edward Gordon Craig (1872).

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