Chris Sarandon

1942 - Today

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Chris Sarandon Jr. (; born July 24, 1942) is an American actor. He is best known for playing Jerry Dandrige in Fright Night (1985), Prince Humperdinck in The Princess Bride (1987), Detective Mike Norris in Child's Play (1988), and for providing the speaking voice of Jack Skellington in The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chris Sarandon has received more than 3,838,043 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Chris Sarandon is the 1,637th most popular actor (down from 1,244th in 2019), the 2,887th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,310th in 2019) and the 807th most popular American Actor.

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  • 3.8M

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  • 64.62

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.76

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Chris Sarandon ranks 1,637 out of 10,030. Before him are Fred Niblo, Paul Scofield, Peter Gallagher, Claude Rich, Frank Stallone, and John Hannah. After him are Fernando Fernán Gómez, Allison Janney, Emily Blunt, Mary-Louise Parker, Laura Betti, and Maggie Cheung.

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Among people born in 1942, Chris Sarandon ranks 183Before him are Sixto Rodriguez, Milton Nascimento, Don S. Davis, Iolu Abil, Rose Francine Rogombé, and David Stern. After him are Nguyễn Minh Triết, Valeriy Brumel, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daliah Lavi, Stefanie Powers, and Brian Kernighan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chris Sarandon ranks 2,887 out of 15,968. Before him are Peter Gallagher (1955), Frederick William Franz (1893), Nan Goldin (1953), Delmer Daves (1904), Frank Stallone (1950), and Dick Scobee (1939). After him are Thomas Gordon (1918), Allison Janney (1959), Donna Karan (1948), Glenn Curtiss (1878), Frances Arnold (1956), and James Curtis Hepburn (1815).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Chris Sarandon ranks 807Before him are Denise Richards (1971), Robert Davi (1953), Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio (1958), Fred Niblo (1874), Peter Gallagher (1955), and Frank Stallone (1950). After him are Allison Janney (1959), Mary-Louise Parker (1964), Katherine MacGregor (1925), Blake Lively (1987), Philip Baker Hall (1931), and Liev Schreiber (1967).

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