Harold Perrineau

1963 - Today

Photo of Harold Perrineau

Icon of person Harold Perrineau

Harold Perrineau (born August 7, 1963) is an American actor best known for his roles as Michael Dawson on the television series Lost (2004–2008; 2010), Augustus Hill in the television series Oz (1997–2003), Link in The Matrix franchise (2003), and Mercutio in Baz Luhrmann's Romeo + Juliet (1996). He has also starred in the films Woman on Top (2000), Smoke (1995), The Edge (1997), The Best Man (1999), 28 Weeks Later (2007), and Zero Dark Thirty (2012). His other television credits include Sons of Anarchy (2012), Constantine (2014–2015), Claws (2017–2022), and The Rookie (2019–2021). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harold Perrineau has received more than 3,404,688 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Harold Perrineau is the 3,712th most popular actor (up from 4,039th in 2019), the 5,640th most popular biography from United States (up from 6,279th in 2019) and the 1,746th most popular Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 3.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 48.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Harold Perrineaus by language


Among actors, Harold Perrineau ranks 3,712 out of 9,996Before him are Paul Verhoeven, Wayne Rogers, Lilia Skala, Phyllida Law, Charley Chase, and Louie Anderson. After him are Ronald Lacey, Brandon deWilde, Talisa Soto, Mae Murray, Kate Mara, and Mary Millar.

Most Popular Actors in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1963, Harold Perrineau ranks 200Before him are Elvira Nabiullina, Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė, Glória Pires, Érik Comas, E. L. James, and Antoine Kombouaré. After him are Phoolan Devi, Aslan Bzhania, Kenny Johnson, Ivan Capelli, Juan Carlos Varela, and Bernard Cazeneuve.

Others Born in 1963

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Harold Perrineau ranks 5,640 out of 18,182Before him are Roy Thomas (1940), Richard S. Ewell (1817), Lana Parrilla (1977), Wayne Rogers (1933), Charley Chase (1893), and Louie Anderson (1953). After him are Brandon deWilde (1942), Arthur Blake (1872), Talisa Soto (1967), Mae Murray (1885), Rob Marshall (1960), and Robert Yerkes (1876).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Harold Perrineau ranks 1,746Before him are Jeffrey Donovan (1968), Amber Valletta (1974), Lana Parrilla (1977), Wayne Rogers (1933), Charley Chase (1893), and Louie Anderson (1953). After him are Brandon deWilde (1942), Talisa Soto (1967), Mae Murray (1885), Kate Mara (1983), Marcia Wallace (1942), and JoBeth Williams (1948).

Twitter Activity

Television and Movie Roles