Barkhad Abdi

1985 - Today

Barkhad Abdi

Barkhad Abdi (Somali: Barkhad Cabdi) (born April 10, 1985) is a Somali-American actor and director. He made his acting debut alongside Tom Hanks in the Paul Greengrass film Captain Phillips (2013), for which he received great critical acclaim as well as a British Academy Film Award win for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. He also received Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barkhad Abdi has received more than 2,180,155 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,614th most popular actor.

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  • 34.95

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Barkhad Abdi ranks 6,571 out of 8,832Before him are Yalitza Aparicio, Rose McIver, Adele Mara, Lucy Punch, John Boyega, and Max Carver. After him are Hitomi, Graham Rogers, Andrew Shue, Holly Valance, Linda Emond, and Masami Nagasawa.

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Among people born in 1985, Barkhad Abdi ranks 263Before him are Caroline Seger, Ari, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, Tomáš Hubočan, Danila Kozlovsky, and Sebastian Larsson. After him are Priscilla Chan, Gökhan Gönül, Orianthi, Simone Bolelli, Eduardo Aranda, and Kenichi Matsuyama.

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In Somalia

Among people born in Somalia, Barkhad Abdi ranks 24 out of 30Before him are Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal (1928), Dahir Riyale Kahin (1952), Omar Sharmarke (1960), Mo Farah (1983), Ali Mohammed Ghedi (1952), and K'naan (1978). After him are Abdi Bile (1962), Ilhan Omar (1982), Abdiweli Gaas (1967), Abdi Farah Shirdon (1958), Samia Yusuf Omar (1991), and Abdisalam Ibrahim (1991).

Among ACTORS In Somalia

Among actors born in Somalia, Barkhad Abdi ranks 1