C. Thomas Howell

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Christopher Thomas Howell (born December 7, 1966) is an American actor and director. He has starred in the films Soul Man, The Hitcher, Grandview U.S.A., Red Dawn, Secret Admirer and The Outsiders. He has also appeared in Gettysburg and Gods and Generals as Thomas Chamberlain, E.T. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of C. Thomas Howell has received more than 5,116,314 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). C. Thomas Howell is the 5,222nd most popular actor (down from 4,799th in 2019), the 8,154th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,185th in 2019) and the 2,607th most popular American Actor.

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  • 56.23

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  • 27

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  • 2.50

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  • 3.99

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Among actors, C. Thomas Howell ranks 5,222 out of 10,030Before him are Corbin Bernsen, Jobyna Ralston, Jadwiga Smosarska, Rick Genest, Natalie Talmadge, and Phyllis Smith. After him are Greg Wise, Kate Bruce, Bud Luckey, Miranda Cosgrove, Juliet Mills, and Elyse Knox.

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Among people born in 1966, C. Thomas Howell ranks 255Before him are Natja Brunckhorst, Yahya Ayyash, Matthew Labyorteaux, David Bennent, Mary Stuart Masterson, and Johan Renck. After him are Greg Wise, Maria Canals-Barrera, Rob Witschge, Ryue Nishizawa, Scott Derrickson, and Dieudonné M'bala M'bala.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, C. Thomas Howell ranks 8,154 out of 15,968Before him are Jobyna Ralston (1899), Natalie Talmadge (1896), Louis Abell (1884), Mary Harrison McKee (1858), Phyllis Smith (1951), and Frederica von Stade (1945). After him are Alan Jay Lerner (1918), Kate Bruce (1860), Bud Luckey (1934), Brian Grazer (1951), Miranda Cosgrove (1993), and The Game (1979).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, C. Thomas Howell ranks 2,607Before him are Hampton Fancher (1938), Boyd Holbrook (1981), Corbin Bernsen (1954), Jobyna Ralston (1899), Natalie Talmadge (1896), and Phyllis Smith (1951). After him are Kate Bruce (1860), Bud Luckey (1934), Miranda Cosgrove (1993), Elyse Knox (1917), Willie Garson (1964), and Hugh Marlowe (1911).

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