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Bryan Cranston

1956 - Today

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Bryan Lee Cranston (born March 7, 1956) is an American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for his roles as Walter White in the AMC crime drama series Breaking Bad (2008–2013), Hal in the Fox sitcom Malcolm in the Middle (2000–2006), and Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bryan Cranston has received more than 14,624,801 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 73 in 2019). Bryan Cranston is the 223rd most popular actor (up from 263rd in 2019), the 428th most popular biography from United States (up from 526th in 2019) and the 114th most popular American Actor.

Bryan Cranston is best known for his role as Walter White in the AMC drama series Breaking Bad.

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  • 15M

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  • 75.11

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 78

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Bryan Cranston ranks 223 out of 10,030Before him are Anna Magnani, James Caan, Nicole Kidman, Fernandel, Julia Roberts, and Ernest Borgnine. After him are Jack Lemmon, Lauren Bacall, Jennifer Aniston, Maximilian Schell, Julianne Moore, and Malcolm McDowell.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1956, Bryan Cranston ranks 8Before him are Mel Gibson, Björn Borg, Lars von Trier, Steve Ballmer, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, and Christine Lagarde. After him are Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Theresa May, Tsai Ing-wen, Christoph Waltz, Michel Houellebecq, and Carrie Fisher.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bryan Cranston ranks 428 out of 15,968Before him are Kurt Vonnegut (1922), James Caan (1940), Nicole Kidman (1967), Julia Roberts (1967), Dean Martin (1917), and Ernest Borgnine (1917). After him are Jack Lemmon (1925), Glen Campbell (1936), Black Dahlia (1924), Crazy Horse (1840), Alfred Kinsey (1894), and Lauren Bacall (1924).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Bryan Cranston ranks 114Before him are Dianne Wiest (1946), Susan Sarandon (1946), James Caan (1940), Nicole Kidman (1967), Julia Roberts (1967), and Ernest Borgnine (1917). After him are Jack Lemmon (1925), Lauren Bacall (1924), Jennifer Aniston (1969), Julianne Moore (1960), Kurt Russell (1951), and Christopher Reeve (1952).

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