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 professional career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugo Weaving has received more than 8,668,895 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Hugo Weaving is the 635th most popular actor (down from 514th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Nigeria 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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  • 8.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 69.93

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 54

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Hugo Weaving ranks 635 out of 10,030Before him are Susan Hayward, Marion Cotillard, Daniel Auteuil, Totò, Fernanda Montenegro, and Morgan Fairchild. After him are Robert Taylor, David Duchovny, Tilda Swinton, Barbara Bach, Tom Hardy, and Linda Hunt.

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Among people born in 1960, Hugo Weaving ranks 24Before him are Bono, Rudi Völler, Ivan Lendl, Roland Ratzenberger, Kenneth Branagh, and Jennifer Grey. After him are David Duchovny, Tilda Swinton, Kim Ki-duk, Miguel Díaz-Canel, Hassan Nasrallah, and James Spader.

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In Nigeria

Among people born in Nigeria, Hugo Weaving ranks 3 out of 200Before him are Wole Soyinka (1934) and Dr. Alban (1957). After him are Muhammadu Buhari (1942), Chinua Achebe (1930), Fela Kuti (1938), Tony Allen (1940), Sade (1959), Hakeem Olajuwon (1963), Usman dan Fodio (1754), Olusegun Obasanjo (1937), and Olaudah Equiano (1745).

Among ACTORS In Nigeria

Among actors born in Nigeria, Hugo Weaving ranks 1After him are Hakeem Kae-Kazim (1962) and Genevieve Nnaji (1979).

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