James Spader

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James Todd Spader (born February 7, 1960) is an American actor and producer. He has portrayed eccentric characters in films such as the drama Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989), the action science fiction film Stargate (1994), the controversial psychological thriller Crash (1996), the erotic romance Secretary (2002) and Steven Spielberg's Lincoln (2012). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Spader has received more than 14,489,815 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). James Spader is the 686th most popular actor (up from 978th in 2019), the 1,257th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,854th in 2019) and the 346th most popular American Actor.

James Spader is an American actor who is best known for his role as the villainous character, "Robert California" on the television series, The Office.

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  • 14M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 69.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.11

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, James Spader ranks 686 out of 10,030Before him are Jennifer Jones, Dev Anand, James Garner, Jeroen Krabbé, Ryan Reynolds, and Frank Langella. After him are Michael Gough, Benicio del Toro, Eva Marie Saint, Ron Howard, Setsuko Hara, and Julie Walters.

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Among people born in 1960, James Spader ranks 30Before him are Hugo Weaving, David Duchovny, Tilda Swinton, Kim Ki-duk, Miguel Díaz-Canel, and Hassan Nasrallah. After him are Michael Nyqvist, Careca, Pierre Littbarski, Simonetta Sommaruga, Andreas Brehme, and Damon Hill.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Spader ranks 1,257 out of 15,968Before him are Ron Jeremy (1953), Jerome Isaac Friedman (1930), Rose Kennedy (1890), Steve Ditko (1927), Frederick Chapman Robbins (1916), and Frank Langella (1938). After him are Eddie Cochran (1938), Jordan Belfort (1962), Rosemary Kennedy (1918), Evander Holyfield (1962), Diana Gabaldon (1952), and Noah Gordon (1926).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, James Spader ranks 346Before him are Lee Majors (1939), John Saxon (1935), Walter Brennan (1894), Jennifer Jones (1919), James Garner (1928), and Frank Langella (1938). After him are Eva Marie Saint (1924), Ron Howard (1954), Lucy Liu (1968), Jane Russell (1921), Ben Stiller (1965), and Alan Alda (1936).

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