Geraldine McEwan

1932 - 2015

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Geraldine McEwan (born Geraldine McKeown; 9 May 1932 – 30 January 2015) was an English actress, who had a long career in film, theatre and television. Michael Coveney described her, in a tribute article, as "a great comic stylist, with a syrupy, seductive voice and a forthright, sparkling manner".McEwan was a five-time Olivier Award nominee, and twice won the Evening Standard Award for Best Actress; for The Rivals (1983) and The Way of the World (1995). She was also nominated for the 1998 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for The Chairs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geraldine McEwan has received more than 1,624,198 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Geraldine McEwan is the 1,316th most popular actor (up from 1,597th in 2019), the 1,484th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,776th in 2019) and the 190th most popular British Actor.

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  • 21

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  • 3.70

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  • 2.87

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Among actors, Geraldine McEwan ranks 1,316 out of 10,030Before her are Bill Paxton, Melvyn Douglas, Pat Hingle, Michael Emerson, Dean Stockwell, and Krister Henriksson. After her are Pam Grier, Basil Rathbone, Alyssa Milano, Jacques Charrier, Margaux Hemingway, and Magali Noël.

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Among people born in 1932, Geraldine McEwan ranks 127Before her are Piper Laurie, Tavo Burat, Amrish Puri, Anna Moffo, Michihiro Ozawa, and Dino Sani. After her are Alfred Worden, Parry O'Brien, Frances E. Allen, Nichelle Nichols, Colville Young, and Christy Brown. Among people deceased in 2015, Geraldine McEwan ranks 97Before her are Jean-Pierre Beltoise, Árpád Göncz, Adrian Frutiger, Cabu, John Guillermin, and Chantal Akerman. After her are Magali Noël, Arsen Dedić, Tadahiko Ueda, Percy Sledge, Satoru Iwata, and Jaakko Hintikka.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Geraldine McEwan ranks 1,484 out of 6,924Before her are Clive Barker (1952), Norman Davies (1939), Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild (1936), Fletcher Christian (1764), Vidal Sassoon (1928), and Steve Hackett (1950). After her are Martin Lowry (1874), Peter Collins (1931), Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone (1883), Brenda Blethyn (1946), Anthony Trollope (1815), and Henry More (1614).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Geraldine McEwan ranks 190Before her are Peter Vaughan (1923), Guy Pearce (1967), David Garrick (1717), Frances Fisher (1952), Peg Entwistle (1908), and Ciarán Hinds (1953). After her are Brenda Blethyn (1946), Gemma Jones (1942), Ralph Richardson (1902), Elsa Lanchester (1902), Jack Hawkins (1910), and Peter Lawford (1923).

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