Famke Janssen

1964 - Today

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Famke Beumer Janssen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈfɑmkə ˈbøːmər ˈjɑnsə(n)]; born c. 1964) is a Dutch actress and former fashion model. She played Xenia Onatopp in GoldenEye (1995), Jean Grey / Phoenix in the X-Men film series (2000–2014), Ava Moore on Nip/Tuck, and Lenore Mills in the Taken film trilogy (2008–2014). In 2008, she was appointed a Goodwill Ambassador for Integrity by the United Nations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Famke Janssen has received more than 9,889,946 page views. Her biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Famke Janssen is the 616th most popular actor (down from 586th in 2019), the 129th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 141st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Dutch Actor.

Famke Janssen is most famous for playing the role of Dr. Jean Grey in the X-Men film series.

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  • 9.9M

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  • 70.06

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  • 59

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  • 6.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.01

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Famke Janssen ranks 616 out of 10,030Before her are Mark Wahlberg, Françoise Dorléac, Edna Purviance, Takashi Shimura, Laurence Fishburne, and John Gielgud. After her are Dean Reed, Jean-Louis Barrault, Jennifer Grey, Derek Jacobi, George C. Scott, and Peter Dinklage.

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Among people born in 1964, Famke Janssen ranks 24Before her are Jürgen Klinsmann, Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Michelle Obama, Rocco Siffredi, Giuseppe Conte, and Nigel Farage. After her are Guillermo del Toro, Courtney Love, Duff McKagan, Ernesto Valverde, Tom Morello, and Lenny Kravitz.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Famke Janssen ranks 129 out of 1,209Before her are Edwin van der Sar (1970), Cornelis Drebbel (1572), Meindert Hobbema (1638), Jan Swammerdam (1637), Isabelle de Charrière (1740), and Martinus J. G. Veltman (1931). After her are Wim Duisenberg (1935), Peter Stuyvesant (1612), Joris Ivens (1898), Eugène Dubois (1858), L. E. J. Brouwer (1881), and Pier Gerlofs Donia (1480).

Among ACTORS In Netherlands

Among actors born in Netherlands, Famke Janssen ranks 3Before her are Rutger Hauer (1944) and Sylvia Kristel (1952). After her are Jeroen Krabbé (1944), Johannes Heesters (1903), Carel Struycken (1948), Fons Rademakers (1920), Herman van Veen (1945), Nina Foch (1924), Carice van Houten (1976), Derek de Lint (1950), and Maruschka Detmers (1962).

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