Christopher Guest

1948 - Today

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Christopher Haden-Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest (born February 5, 1948), is an American-British screenwriter, composer, musician, director, actor, and comedian. Guest is most widely known in Hollywood for having written, directed, and starred in his series of comedy films shot in mock-documentary (mockumentary) style. Many scenes and character backgrounds in Guest's films are written and directed, although actors have no rehearsal time and the ensemble improvise scenes while filming them. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christopher Guest has received more than 8,745,656 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Christopher Guest is the 4,572nd most popular actor (down from 4,142nd in 2019), the 7,113th most popular biography from United States and the 2,251st most popular American Actor.

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  • 8.7M

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  • 57.63

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Christopher Guest ranks 4,572 out of 10,030Before her are Patrick Malahide, Robert Keith, Kitty Winn, Farida Jalal, Miles Teller, and Bebe Daniels. After her are Michael Hogan, Rafaela Aparicio, William Keighley, Iya Savvina, Kamal Haasan, and Jeffrey Katzenberg.

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Among people born in 1948, Christopher Guest ranks 407Before her are Nana Jorjadze, Rudy Tomjanovich, Tom Coburn, Hrafn Gunnlaugsson, Hans Aabech, and Ernst Jean-Joseph. After her are Nadezhda Tkachenko, Mikhail Chigir, Valeri Brainin, Pekka Vasala, Terry Bradshaw, and John Gray.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Christopher Guest ranks 7,113 out of 15,968Before her are James Stockdale (1923), Wilford Woodruff (1807), David Blatt (1959), Miles Teller (1987), Bebe Daniels (1901), and Rob Kardashian (1987). After her are Guy Kawasaki (1954), Johnny Dodds (1892), The Fabulous Moolah (1923), William Keighley (1889), John Anderson (1907), and Andrew Stanton (1965).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Christopher Guest ranks 2,251Before her are Lili Taylor (1967), Margaret Avery (1944), Robert Keith (1898), Kitty Winn (1944), Miles Teller (1987), and Bebe Daniels (1901). After her are William Keighley (1889), Jeffrey Katzenberg (1950), Hugh O'Brian (1925), Richard Gant (1944), Lynn Collins (1977), and Jon Huertas (1969).

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