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Hugo Weaving

1960 - Today

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Hugo Wallace Weaving (born 4 April 1960) is an English actor. Born in Colonial Nigeria to English parents, he has resided in Australia for the entirety of his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugo Weaving has received more than 9,636,735 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Hugo Weaving is the 478th most popular actor (up from 635th in 2019), the most popular biography from Nigeria (up from 3rd in 2019) and the most popular Nigerian Actor.

Hugo weaving is most famous for his work on the film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert.

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  • 9.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 62.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 58

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Hugo Weaving ranks 478 out of 9,996Before him are Tilda Swinton, Bill Nighy, Ken Watanabe, Steve Carell, Julie Walters, and Anne Bancroft. After him are Jane Seymour, Kevin Bacon, Michael Lonsdale, Billy Bob Thornton, Barbara Stanwyck, and Armin Mueller-Stahl.

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Among people born in 1960, Hugo Weaving ranks 19Before him are Pierluigi Collina, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, Hugh Grant, Sean Penn, Franco Baresi, and Tilda Swinton. After him are Kim Ki-duk, Jeffrey Dahmer, Bono, Kenneth Branagh, Roland Ratzenberger, and Rudi Völler.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Hugo Weaving ranks 1 out of 236After him are Wole Soyinka (1934), Muhammadu Buhari (1942), Dr. Alban (1957), Chinua Achebe (1930), Fela Kuti (1938), Sade (1959), Usman dan Fodio (1754), Olaudah Equiano (1745), Hakeem Olajuwon (1963), Olusegun Obasanjo (1937), and Jay-Jay Okocha (1973).

Among ACTORS In Nigeria

Among actors born in Nigeria, Hugo Weaving ranks 1After him are Hakeem Kae-Kazim (1962), Toks Olagundoye (1975), Genevieve Nnaji (1979), Wunmi Mosaku (1986), Tiwa Savage (1980), Rita Dominic (1975), and Dayo Okeniyi (1988).

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