Bernard Hill

1944 - Today

Bernard Hill

Bernard Hill (born 17 December 1944) is an English film, stage and television actor. He is known for playing Yosser Hughes, the troubled "hard man" whose life is falling apart in Alan Bleasdale's groundbreaking 1980s TV drama Boys from the Blackstuff and, more recently, as the Duke of Norfolk in the BBC adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernard Hill has received more than 1,631,035 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 723rd most popular actor.

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  • 1.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.98

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.16

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Bernard Hill ranks 718 out of 8,832Before him are Gillian Anderson, Robin Wright, Anjelica Huston, Lucia Bosè, William Fichtner, and Sara Montiel. After him are Nǃxau ǂToma, Christian Clavier, Shia LaBeouf, Seymour Cassel, Agnes Moorehead, and Hal Holbrook.

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Among people born in 1944, Bernard Hill ranks 82Before him are Karl Jenkins, Mairead Maguire, Robert Powell, Tahar Ben Jelloun, Günter Netzer, and Killing of Peter Fechter. After him are Maria João Pires, Nǃxau ǂToma, Karin Schubert, Antonio Damasio, Rudy Giuliani, and Salvador Sánchez Cerén.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Bernard Hill ranks 954 out of 5,347Before him are Philip Noel-Baker (1889), Alasdair MacIntyre (1929), P. D. James (1920), Frank Lloyd (1886), John Tenniel (1820), and Robert Adam (1728). After him are Princess Muna al-Hussein (1941), William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (1520), David Hamilton (1933), Emperor Norton (1818), Alexander McQueen (1969), and Charles Algernon Parsons (1854).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Bernard Hill ranks 111Before him are John Rhys-Davies (1944), Tim Roth (1961), Robert Powell (1944), Kenny Baker (1934), Natasha Richardson (1963), and Richard Griffiths (1947). After him are Julie Walters (1950), Jeremy Brett (1933), Ewan McGregor (1971), Denholm Elliott (1922), James Mason (1909), and Kenneth Branagh (1960).