Geoffrey Rush

1951 - Today

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Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor and narrator. He is among 24 people who have won the Triple Crown of Acting: an Academy Award for film, a Primetime Emmy Award for television, and a Tony Award for theatre. In film, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor for Shine (1996), and was nominated again for his performances in the romantic comedy Shakespeare in Love (1998), the period drama Quills (2000), and historical drama The King's Speech (2010). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geoffrey Rush has received more than 5,791,054 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Geoffrey Rush is the 193rd most popular actor (up from 214th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Australia (up from 4th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Australian Actor.

Geoffrey Rush is most famous for his role as Albert Einstein in the film "A Beautiful Mind."

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  • 69

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  • 3.94

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Among actors, Geoffrey Rush ranks 193 out of 10,030Before him are Simone Signoret, Montgomery Clift, Antonio Banderas, Aishwarya Rai, George Lazenby, and Giulietta Masina. After him are Michel Piccoli, Jacqueline Bisset, Patrick Stewart, Dennis Hopper, Jeremy Irons, and Lucia Bosè.

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Among people born in 1951, Geoffrey Rush ranks 6Before him are Robin Williams, Ilona Staller, Phil Collins, Sting, and John Deacon. After him are Michelle Bachelet, Louis van Gaal, Kurt Russell, Anatoly Karpov, Stellan Skarsgård, and Mohamed Morsi.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Geoffrey Rush ranks 3 out of 790Before him are Lawrence Bragg (1890) and George Lazenby (1939). After him are Paul Hogan (1939), Errol Flynn (1909), Elton Mayo (1880), Jack Brabham (1926), Heath Ledger (1979), Rupert Murdoch (1931), Cate Blanchett (1969), Chris Hemsworth (1983), and Rod Laver (1938).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, Geoffrey Rush ranks 2Before him are George Lazenby (1939). After him are Paul Hogan (1939), Errol Flynn (1909), Heath Ledger (1979), Cate Blanchett (1969), Chris Hemsworth (1983), Hugh Jackman (1968), Margot Robbie (1990), Lionel Logue (1880), Rod Taylor (1930), and Simon Baker (1969).

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