David Wenham

1965 - Today

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David Wenham (born 21 September 1965) is an Australian actor who has appeared in film, television and theatre. He is known in Hollywood for his roles as Faramir in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, Friar Carl in Van Helsing, Dilios in 300 and its sequel 300: Rise of an Empire, Al Parker in Top of the Lake, and Lieutenant John Scarfield in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Wenham has received more than 3,693,767 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). David Wenham is the 1,565th most popular actor (up from 1,989th in 2019), the 67th most popular biography from Australia (up from 84th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Australian Actor.

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  • 37

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  • 5.68

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  • 3.23

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Among actors, David Wenham ranks 1,565 out of 10,030Before him are Jack Lord, Fritz Wepper, Sal Mineo, Tatiana Samoilova, Pierre Renoir, and Étienne Decroux. After him are Brion James, Oleg Yefremov, Bruce Campbell, Anita Björk, Jordana Brewster, and John Savage.

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Among people born in 1965, David Wenham ranks 55Before him are Aldair, Manuel Uribe, Valeria Golino, Chris Rock, Jean Castex, and Julia Ormond. After him are Fumihito, Prince Akishino, Paul W. S. Anderson, Katarina Witt, Jan-Ove Waldner, Stefano Pioli, and Fredrik Reinfeldt.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, David Wenham ranks 67 out of 790Before him are Peter Norman (1942), David Bruce (1855), Diane Cilento (1933), Morris West (1916), John Howard (1939), and Nellie Melba (1861). After him are Cassandra Harris (1948), Bill Mollison (1928), Harold Holt (1908), Sia (1975), Miranda Otto (1967), and Bryan Brown (1947).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, David Wenham ranks 19Before him are Eric Bana (1968), Judith Anderson (1897), John Noble (1948), Liam Hemsworth (1990), Jonathan Hyde (1948), and Diane Cilento (1933). After him are Cassandra Harris (1948), Miranda Otto (1967), Bryan Brown (1947), Jason Clarke (1969), Leo McKern (1920), and Vernon Wells (1945).

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