Imelda Staunton

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Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton (born 9 January 1956) is an English actress and singer. After training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Staunton began her career in repertory theatre in the 1970s before appearing in various theatre productions in the United Kingdom. Staunton has performed in a variety of plays and musicals in London, winning four Olivier Awards; three for Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical for her roles in the musicals Into the Woods, Sweeney Todd, and Gypsy, and one for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Play for her work in both A Chorus of Disapproval and The Corn is Green. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Imelda Staunton has received more than 4,566,431 page views. Her biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Imelda Staunton is the 944th most popular actor (up from 1,428th in 2019), the 1,134th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,603rd in 2019) and the 143rd most popular British Actor.

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  • 67.71

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  • 47

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  • 4.32

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  • 4.39

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Among actors, Imelda Staunton ranks 944 out of 10,030Before her are Jean Dujardin, Roberts Blossom, Andy Whitfield, Judith Anderson, Rossana Podestà, and Stacy Keach. After her are John Noble, Joe Mantegna, Ricardo Montalbán, Til Schweiger, Rosanna Arquette, and Randolph Scott.

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Among people born in 1956, Imelda Staunton ranks 45Before her are Zbigniew Boniek, Kim Cattrall, Ingemar Stenmark, Michael Connelly, David Caruso, and John Lydon. After her are Park Won-soon, Patricia Cornwell, Dave Murray, Carlo Urbani, Michael Biehn, and Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Imelda Staunton ranks 1,134 out of 6,924Before her are William Whewell (1794), Reginald Johnston (1874), Geoffrey II, Duke of Brittany (1158), Andy Whitfield (1971), Roy Hodgson (1947), and Johannes de Sacrobosco (1195). After her are John Kay (1704), Matilda of Scotland (1080), Princess Muna al-Hussein (1941), Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset (1506), John Fisher (1469), and PJ Harvey (1969).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Imelda Staunton ranks 143Before her are Mark Strong (1963), Pete Postlethwaite (1946), Keira Knightley (1985), Denholm Elliott (1922), Edward Gordon Craig (1872), and Andy Whitfield (1971). After her are Robert Hardy (1925), Charlotte Gainsbourg (1971), Patrick Macnee (1922), Scott Adkins (1976), Kate Beckinsale (1973), and Frank Oz (1944).

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