ACTOR

Everett McGill

1945 - Today

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Everett McGill (born Charles Everett McGill III, October 21, 1945) is an American actor, who first rose to prominence for his portrayal of a caveman in Quest for Fire (1981). He went on to have prominent roles in films like Dune (1984), Silver Bullet (1985), Heartbreak Ridge (1986), Licence to Kill (1989), The People Under the Stairs (1991) and Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995).On television he appeared as "Big" Ed Hurley in Twin Peaks (1990–1991). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Everett McGill has received more than 1,056,771 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Everett McGill is the 1,532nd most popular actor (up from 1,706th in 2019), the 2,712th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,029th in 2019) and the 755th most popular American Actor.

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  • 1.1M

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  • 65.01

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Everett McGill ranks 1,532 out of 10,030Before him are Julia Ormond, Viveca Lindfors, Tom Savini, Margot Kidder, Betty Grable, and Nancy Allen. After him are Frank Vincent, Vladimír Menšík, Mercedes McCambridge, Fay Wray, June Allyson, and Jackie Cooper.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1945, Everett McGill ranks 147Before him are Billy Drago, Jarno Saarinen, Momčilo Krajišnik, Hans-Gert Pöttering, Bruce Spence, and Gal Costa. After him are Carly Simon, Nick Simper, Robert Wyatt, Jessye Norman, Pat Riley, and Brion James.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Everett McGill ranks 2,712 out of 15,968Before him are Joe Rosenthal (1911), Betty Grable (1916), Nancy Allen (1950), Tom Fogerty (1941), Heber Doust Curtis (1872), and Nick Holonyak (1928). After him are Don Norman (1935), Frank Vincent (1939), Joseph E. Johnston (1807), Jimmie Angel (1899), Mercedes McCambridge (1916), and Cedric Gibbons (1893).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Everett McGill ranks 755Before him are Terry Crews (1968), Matthew Modine (1959), David Soul (1943), Tom Savini (1946), Betty Grable (1916), and Nancy Allen (1950). After him are Frank Vincent (1939), Mercedes McCambridge (1916), June Allyson (1917), Jackie Cooper (1922), Melissa Leo (1960), and Mary Astor (1906).

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