Denis Lavant

1961 - Today

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Denis Lavant (born 17 June 1961) is a French actor. He is known for his distinctive face and the physically demanding aspects of the roles he plays, which often involve slapstick, acrobatics or dance, as well as for his long-standing association with director Leos Carax. Lavant has played the lead role in all but two of Carax's films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Denis Lavant has received more than 302,226 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Denis Lavant is the 3,829th most popular actor (down from 3,688th in 2019), the 3,666th most popular biography from France (down from 3,188th in 2019) and the 228th most popular French Actor.

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  • 300k

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  • 59.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Denis Lavant ranks 3,829 out of 10,030Before her are Andre Braugher, Joanne Whalley, Judge Reinhold, Sybil Danning, Francesco Quinn, and Carey Mulligan. After her are Reginald Owen, Mark Addy, Nur Fettahoğlu, Clotilde Courau, Heike Makatsch, and Janet McTeer.

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Among people born in 1961, Denis Lavant ranks 173Before her are Veselin Vujović, Sion Sono, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Lars Olsen, Mokgweetsi Masisi, and Joanne Whalley. After her are Janet McTeer, Pumpuang Duangjan, Dana Reeve, Omar Razzaz, Armin Laschet, and Chendo.

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In France

Among people born in France, Denis Lavant ranks 3,666 out of 5,234Before her are Pierre Michon (1945), René Girard (1954), Jeanne Villepreux-Power (1794), Conan II, Duke of Brittany (1030), Jean Tiberi (1935), and Teresa de la Parra (1889). After her are Alfred Aston (1912), Raymond Kaelbel (1932), Clotilde Courau (1969), Roger Marche (1924), Jérémy Ménez (1987), and Tristan Murail (1947).

Among ACTORS In France

Among actors born in France, Denis Lavant ranks 228Before her are Saïd Taghmaoui (1973), Francis Blanche (1921), Gaspard Ulliel (1984), Colin Clive (1900), Michael Vartan (1968), and Julie Dreyfus (1966). After her are Clotilde Courau (1969), Virginie Ledoyen (1976), Eva Ionesco (1965), Mathilda May (1965), Darry Cowl (1925), and Marie-Anne Chazel (1951).

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