Brad Dourif

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Bradford Claude Dourif (; born March 18, 1950) is an American actor. He is best known for voicing Chucky in the Child's Play franchise (1988–present), portraying Gríma Wormtongue in The Lord of the Rings film series and his Oscar nominated role as Billy Bibbit in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975). Brad Dourif's other film roles include Wise Blood (1979), Ragtime (1981), Dune (1984), Blue Velvet (1986), Mississippi Burning (1988), The Exorcist III (1990), Alien Resurrection (1997), and the 2007 remake of Halloween and its sequel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brad Dourif has received more than 6,969,607 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Brad Dourif is the 885th most popular actor (down from 837th in 2019), the 1,586th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,538th in 2019) and the 426th most popular American Actor.

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  • 7.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 51

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Brad Dourifs by language

Over the past year Brad Dourif has had the most page views in the with 1,002,029 views, followed by Spanish (80,031), and German (78,151). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Aragonese (482.21%), Simple English (256.30%), and Volapük (179.45%)


Among actors, Brad Dourif ranks 885 out of 13,578Before him are Mark Strong, Peter Dinklage, Don Ameche, Mark Harmon, Jessica Chastain, and Ewan McGregor. After him are Amy Adams, Michael Nyqvist, Barbara Bach, Glenn Ford, Louise Brooks, and Miki Manojlović.

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Among people born in 1950, Brad Dourif ranks 70Before him are John Candy, David Graf, Chantal Akerman, Chen Shui-bian, Helen Clark, and Grigory Sokolov. After him are Miki Manojlović, Robert B. Laughlin, Sônia Braga, Tsui Hark, Corinne Cléry, and Miou-Miou.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Brad Dourif ranks 1,586 out of 20,380Before him are Walter Gilbert (1932), Jessica Chastain (1977), Benjamin Lee Whorf (1897), Roger B. Chaffee (1935), John Robert Schrieffer (1931), and Asa Griggs Candler (1851). After him are Stan Smith (1946), Ma Barker (1873), Anthony Bourdain (1956), Sojourner Truth (1797), Henry L. Stimson (1867), and Barbara Bach (1947).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Brad Dourif ranks 426Before him are Chris Cooper (1951), Holland Taylor (1943), Peter Dinklage (1969), Don Ameche (1908), Mark Harmon (1951), and Jessica Chastain (1977). After him are Barbara Bach (1947), Louise Brooks (1906), Jeffrey DeMunn (1947), Norman Reedus (1969), Karen Grassle (1942), and Barbara Hershey (1948).

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