Christopher Walken

1943 - Today

Christopher Walken

Christopher Walken (born Ronald Walken; March 31, 1943) is an American actor, singer, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter, and dancer, who has appeared in more than 100 films and television programs, including Annie Hall (1977), The Deer Hunter (1978), The Dogs of War (1980), The Dead Zone (1983), A View to a Kill (1985), King of New York (1990), Batman Returns (1992), True Romance (1993), Pulp Fiction (1994), Antz (1998), Vendetta (1999), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Joe Dirt (2001), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Click (2006), Hairspray (2007), Seven Psychopaths (2012), the first three Prophecy films, The Jungle Book (2016), and Irreplaceable You (2018). He has received a number of awards and nominations, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for The Deer Hunter. He was nominated for the same award and won BAFTA and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Catch Me If You Can. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christopher Walken has received more than 10,300,601 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 189th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 10M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 66.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.04

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Christopher Walken ranks 188 out of 8,832Before him are Sandra Bullock, David Carradine, Nicole Kidman, Roberto Benigni, Julia Roberts, and Richard Chamberlain. After him are Sharon Stone, Franco Nero, Christoph Waltz, Dolph Lundgren, Jack Lemmon, and Harold Lloyd.

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Among people born in 1943, Christopher Walken ranks 19Before him are Ben Kingsley, Elena Ferrante, Keith Richards, Roger Waters, Albano Carrisi, and Khalifa Haftar. After him are Sadako Sasaki, Malcolm McDowell, Salvatore Adamo, Toto Cutugno, Joseph Stiglitz, and John Kerry.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Christopher Walken ranks 375 out of 12,171Before him are Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804), Herbert A. Simon (1916), Douglas Engelbart (1925), Joe Biden (1942), Julia Roberts (1967), and Richard Chamberlain (1934). After him are Yehudi Menuhin (1916), John Coltrane (1926), Sharon Stone (1958), Charlie Parker (1920), Milton H. Erickson (1901), and Eminem (1972).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Christopher Walken ranks 96Before him are George Clooney (1961), Sandra Bullock (1964), David Carradine (1936), Nicole Kidman (1967), Julia Roberts (1967), and Richard Chamberlain (1934). After him are Sharon Stone (1958), Jack Lemmon (1925), Harold Lloyd (1893), Geraldine Chaplin (1944), Shirley Temple (1928), and Lauren Bacall (1924).