Dominic West

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Dominic Gerard Francis Eagleton West (born 15 October 1969) is an English actor, director, and musician. He is best known for playing Jimmy McNulty in The Wire (2002–2008) and Noah Solloway in The Affair (2014–2019), the latter of which earned him a Golden Globe nomination. He won the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor at the 2012 British Academy Television Awards for portraying serial killer Fred West in Appropriate Adult (2011), and he played Jean Valjean in the 2018 BBC miniseries Les Misérables. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dominic West has received more than 7,993,922 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Dominic West is the 2,928th most popular actor (up from 3,122nd in 2019), the 2,631st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,763rd in 2019) and the 376th most popular British Actor.

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  • 4.11

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Among actors, Dominic West ranks 2,928 out of 10,030Before him are Veronica Cartwright, Wagner Moura, Natalie Dormer, John Agar, Prakash Raj, and Bradford Dillman. After him are Elizabeth Mitchell, Laurent Terzieff, Mikhail Boyarsky, Timothy West, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and Van Johnson.

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Among people born in 1969, Dominic West ranks 120Before him are Naveen Andrews, Hugo Maradona, Billy Herrington, Paulo Bento, Răzvan Lucescu, and Sophie Kinsella. After him are Kim Raver, Lei Jun, Gina Torres, Silas Weir Mitchell, Ayelet Zurer, and Muhammad V of Kelantan.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Dominic West ranks 2,631 out of 6,924Before him are Natalie Dormer (1982), Jim Marshall (1923), Enoch Powell (1912), Arthur Waley (1889), Georgette Heyer (1902), and Sophie Kinsella (1969). After him are Timothy West (1934), John Anderson (1833), Radclyffe Hall (1880), Roy Harper (1941), Stuart Wilson (1946), and Rutherford Alcock (1809).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Dominic West ranks 376Before him are Joseph Morgan (1981), Tom Holland (1996), Rachel Kempson (1910), Simon Callow (1949), Veronica Cartwright (1949), and Natalie Dormer (1982). After him are Timothy West (1934), Stuart Wilson (1946), Richard Johnson (1927), David Morrissey (1964), Toby Jones (1966), and Graham McTavish (1961).

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