New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Deep Roy

1949 - Today

Photo of Deep Roy

Icon of person Deep Roy

Gurdeep Roy (born Mohinder Purba; 1 December 1957), known professionally as Deep Roy, is a Kenyan-British actor, puppeteer, and stuntman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Deep Roy has received more than 2,915,700 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Deep Roy is the 1,943rd most popular actor (up from 2,338th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Kenya (up from 11th in 2019) and the most popular Kenyan Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.35

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.23

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Deep Roys by language


Among actors, Deep Roy ranks 1,943 out of 9,996Before him are Ray Winstone, Paul Winfield, Orson Bean, Robert Sean Leonard, Warner Baxter, and Alicia Vikander. After him are Abdellatif Kechiche, André Dussollier, Nargis, Josh Hartnett, Tia Carrere, and Anatoly Solonitsyn.

Most Popular Actors in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1949, Deep Roy ranks 180Before him are Michio Yasuda, Frank Beard, Michel Djotodia, Erik Estrada, Robert Palmer, and Pierre Buyoya. After him are Ric Ocasek, Keto Losaberidze, Philip Michael Thomas, Bill Bruford, Rakesh Sharma, and Manuel Orantes.

Others Born in 1949

Go to all Rankings

In Kenya

Among people born in Kenya, Deep Roy ranks 10 out of 140Before him are Jomo Kenyatta (1893), Louis Leakey (1903), Richard Leakey (1944), Roger Whittaker (1936), Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o (1938), and Daniel arap Moi (1924). After him are Mwai Kibaki (1931), Eliud Kipchoge (1984), Uhuru Kenyatta (1961), Philippa Gregory (1954), Kipchoge Keino (1940), and Benjamin Kogo (1944).

Among ACTORS In Kenya

Among actors born in Kenya, Deep Roy ranks 1After him are Zena Marshall (1926) and Edi Gathegi (1979).

Television and Movie Roles