James Woods

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James Howard Woods (born April 18, 1947) is an American actor and producer. He is known for his work in various film, stage, television and theatre. He started his career in minor roles on and off-Broadway. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Woods has received more than 7,990,915 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). James Woods is the 376th most popular actor (up from 424th in 2019), the 738th most popular biography from United States (up from 868th in 2019) and the 197th most popular American Actor.

James Woods is an American actor and producer, best known for his starring role in the television series Shark.

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  • 8.0M

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  • 72.38

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  • 64

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  • 4.35

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  • 5.22

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Among actors, James Woods ranks 376 out of 10,030Before him are Chow Yun-fat, Monica Vitti, Carole Lombard, Danny Glover, Charles Laughton, and Anne Baxter. After him are Bill Bixby, Charles Dance, James Cromwell, Maurice Chevalier, Brian Dennehy, and Emmanuelle Riva.

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Among people born in 1947, James Woods ranks 36Before him are France Gall, Sam Neill, Josep Borrell, Ali Abdullah Saleh, Rob Rensenbrink, and Gloria Gaynor. After him are Jonathan Pryce, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Michio Kaku, Kevin Kline, César Gaviria, and Megawati Sukarnoputri.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Woods ranks 738 out of 15,968Before him are Jules Dassin (1911), Ursula K. Le Guin (1929), Leon Festinger (1919), Vivian Maier (1926), Anne Baxter (1923), and Leon Cooper (1930). After him are Bill Bixby (1934), James Cromwell (1940), Gilbert N. Lewis (1875), Wes Craven (1939), Brian Dennehy (1938), and Gloria Swanson (1899).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, James Woods ranks 197Before him are Don Johnson (1949), Ginger Rogers (1911), Jeff Goldblum (1952), Carole Lombard (1908), Danny Glover (1946), and Anne Baxter (1923). After him are Bill Bixby (1934), James Cromwell (1940), Brian Dennehy (1938), Gloria Swanson (1899), Jayne Mansfield (1933), and John Belushi (1949).

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