David Patrick Kelly

1951 - Today

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David Patrick Kelly (born January 23, 1951) is an American actor, musician and lyricist who has appeared in numerous films and television series. He is best known for his role as the main antagonist, Luther, in the cult film The Warriors (1979). Kelly is also known for his collaborations with Spike Lee, in the films Malcolm X (1992), Crooklyn (1994), and Chi-Raq (2015), and with David Lynch, appearing in Wild at Heart (1990) as well as Twin Peaks (1990–91) and its 2017 revival. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Patrick Kelly has received more than 2,139,935 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). David Patrick Kelly is the 3,179th most popular actor (down from 2,978th in 2019), the 4,944th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,797th in 2019) and the 1,502nd most popular Actor.

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  • 49.51

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  • 22

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  • 3.25

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  • 3.11

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Among actors, David Patrick Kelly ranks 3,179 out of 9,996Before him are Cathleen Nesbitt, Anny Duperey, Dougray Scott, Vija Artmane, Moe Howard, and Sam Wanamaker. After him are Caroline Munro, Brad Harris, Werner Klemperer, Jim Hutton, Patsy Kensit, and Lulu.

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Among people born in 1951, David Patrick Kelly ranks 225Before him are Waldir Peres, Maithripala Sirisena, Isa Mustafa, Hans-Jürgen Dörner, Tony Danza, and Álvaro Colom. After him are Shehbaz Sharif, Ona Zee, Slavica Đukić Dejanović, Tony Amendola, Corey Yuen, and Bob Gale.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Patrick Kelly ranks 4,944 out of 18,182Before him are John Terry (1950), Al Jardine (1942), Anna Kendrick (1985), Moe Howard (1897), Dorothy Stang (1931), and Sam Wanamaker (1919). After him are Patsy Cline (1932), David A. Huffman (1925), Chief Joseph (1840), Phil Woods (1931), Brad Harris (1933), and Donald Barthelme (1931).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, David Patrick Kelly ranks 1,502Before him are Tony Danza (1951), Selma Blair (1972), John Terry (1950), Anna Kendrick (1985), Moe Howard (1897), and Sam Wanamaker (1919). After him are Brad Harris (1933), Jim Hutton (1934), Art Carney (1918), Kyle Chandler (1965), Dick Powell (1904), and Jimmy Fallon (1974).

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