Hugh Dancy

1975 - Today

Hugh Dancy

Hugh Michael Horace Dancy (born 19 June 1975) is an English actor who rose to prominence for his role as the titular character in the television film adaptation of David Copperfield (2000) as well as for roles in feature films as Sfc. Kurt Schmid in Black Hawk Down (2001) and Prince Charmont in Ella Enchanted (2004). Other film roles include Joe Conner in Shooting Dogs (2005), Grigg Harris in The Jane Austen Book Club (2007), Luke Brandon in Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009), Adam Raki in Adam (2009) and Ted in Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh Dancy has received more than 5,661,876 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,266th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.82

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.76

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Hugh Dancy ranks 3,240 out of 8,832Before him are Robert Picardo, Shelley Long, Clive Russell, Rani Mukerji, Chad Michael Murray, and Mark Sheppard. After him are Patricia Heaton, Rosa Maria Sardà, O. W. Fischer, John Diehl, Jill Esmond, and Vilma Bánky.

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Among people born in 1975, Hugh Dancy ranks 70Before him are Tara Reid, Anouk, Paula Patton, Nikol Pashinyan, Atifete Jahjaga, and Floyd Landis. After him are Viktor Kassai, Iván Helguera, Anderson Silva, Christina Hendricks, Linda Cardellini, and Elena Anaya.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Hugh Dancy ranks 2,825 out of 5,347Before him are Paul Weller (1958), Gregory Winter (1951), William Thomas Blanford (1832), Bryan Robson (1957), Mark Sheppard (1964), and Patrick Doyle (1953). After him are Cormac Murphy-O'Connor (1932), Peter Hill-Wood (1936), Hugh Latimer (1485), Michael Carrick (1981), Charles Warren (1840), and William Astbury (1898).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Hugh Dancy ranks 417Before him are Siân Phillips (1933), Karen Gillan (1987), Ronald Lacey (1935), Joseph Grimaldi (1778), Joely Richardson (1965), and Mark Sheppard (1964). After him are Charles Shaughnessy (1955), Jean Marsh (1934), Dominic Cooper (1978), Richard O'Brien (1942), Steve Marriott (1947), and Sam Claflin (1986).