Hugh Fraser

1945 - Today

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Hugh Fraser (born 23 October 1945) is an English actor, theatre director and author. He is best known for his portrayal of Captain Hastings in the television series Agatha Christie's Poirot opposite David Suchet as Hercule Poirot, and his role as the Duke of Wellington (replacing David Troughton) in the Sharpe television series. Fraser was born in Westminster, yet grew up in the Midlands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugh Fraser has received more than 28,780 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Hugh Fraser is the 1,384th most popular actor (up from 1,549th in 2019), the 1,531st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,727th in 2019) and the 198th most popular British Actor.

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  • 65.59

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  • 21

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  • 4.72

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  • 2.59

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Among actors, Hugh Fraser ranks 1,384 out of 10,030Before him are Akim Tamiroff, Jason Isaacs, Fred Ward, Marisa Pavan, George Chakiris, and Pauley Perrette. After him are Peter Graves, Johnny Galecki, Michael Redgrave, Iain Glen, Libertad Lamarque, and Gustav Fröhlich.

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Among people born in 1945, Hugh Fraser ranks 132Before him are Frans Sammut, Roland Joffé, Jeffrey C. Hall, Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Rhonda Byrne, and Khaleda Zia. After him are Meir Dagan, Piero Ferrari, Curtis Hanson, Christine Kaufmann, Pirri, and Mustafa Balel.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Hugh Fraser ranks 1,531 out of 6,924Before him are George Grenville (1712), Jason Isaacs (1963), Patrick Geddes (1854), Charles Frederick Worth (1825), Henry Campbell-Bannerman (1836), and Robert Morrison (1782). After him are Sid Watkins (1928), John Beaufort, 1st Duke of Somerset (1404), Michael Redgrave (1908), Iain Glen (1961), James Edward Smith (1759), and Hubert Cecil Booth (1871).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Hugh Fraser ranks 198Before him are Gemma Jones (1942), Ralph Richardson (1902), Elsa Lanchester (1902), Jack Hawkins (1910), Peter Lawford (1923), and Jason Isaacs (1963). After him are Michael Redgrave (1908), Iain Glen (1961), Rosamund Pike (1979), Michael Sheen (1969), James McAvoy (1979), and Elizabeth Hurley (1965).

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