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Glynis Barber

1955 - Today

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Glynis Barber (born Glynis van der Riet; 25 October 1955) is a South African actress. She is known for her portrayals of Sgt. Harriet Makepeace in the British police drama Dempsey and Makepeace, Glenda Mitchell in EastEnders, DCI Grace Barraclough in Emmerdale, Fiona Brake in Night and Day, and Soolin in Blake's 7. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Glynis Barber has received more than 1,778,172 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Glynis Barber is the 6,616th most popular actor (down from 6,492nd in 2019), the 156th most popular biography from South Africa (up from 159th in 2019) and the 15th most popular South African Actor.

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  • 41.60

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  • 19

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  • 2.13

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  • 3.52

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Glynis Barber ranks 6,616 out of 9,996Before her are Carly Chaikin, Jennette McCurdy, Cody Fern, Camryn Manheim, Seo Ji-hye, and Priscilla Dean. After her are Kevin Zegers, Stanley Anderson, Lowell Sherman, Patricia Tallman, Michael Landes, and Karisma Kapoor.

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Among people born in 1955, Glynis Barber ranks 405Before her are Petar Petrov, Cheryl Studer, Eddie Jobson, Doris Dörrie, Parviz Parastui, and Paulina Chiziane. After her are Abdelkrim Merry, Leszek Engelking, Kirron Kher, Rita Verdonk, Clarence Gilyard, and Mihovil Nakić.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Glynis Barber ranks 156 out of 374Before her are Yolandi Visser (1984), Candice Swanepoel (1988), Zindzi Mandela (1960), Eddie Keizan (1944), Richard Borcherds (1959), and Marjorie Clark (1909). After her are Ilana Kloss (1956), Karel Schoeman (1939), John Langalibalele Dube (1871), Thomas Shardelow (1931), Ahmed Kathrada (1929), and Beyers Naudé (1915).

Among ACTORS In South Africa

Among actors born in South Africa, Glynis Barber ranks 15Before her are Lesley-Ann Brandt (1981), Sharlto Copley (1973), John Kani (1943), Janet Suzman (1939), Cariba Heine (1988), and Sid James (1913). After her are Troye Sivan (1995), David Bateson (1960), Musetta Vander (1963), Moira Lister (1923), Sasha Pieterse (1996), and Johnny Flynn (1983).

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