Jeremy Brett

1933 - 1995

Jeremy Brett

Peter Jeremy William Huggins (3 November 1933 – 12 September 1995), known professionally as Jeremy Brett, was an English actor. He played fictional detective Sherlock Holmes in four Granada TV series from 1984 to 1994 in all 41 episodes. His career spanned from stage, to television and film, to Shakespeare and musical theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeremy Brett has received more than 1,911,296 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 731st most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.89

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among actors, Jeremy Brett ranks 726 out of 8,832Before him are Christian Clavier, Shia LaBeouf, Seymour Cassel, Agnes Moorehead, Hal Holbrook, and Julie Walters. After him are Karin Schubert, Emma Watson, Ewan McGregor, Dominique Sanda, Lena Olin, and Elsa Martinelli.

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Among people born in 1933, Jeremy Brett ranks 83Before him are Jerzy Kosiński, Liliana Cavani, Danny Aiello, Robert Curl, David Hamilton, and Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud. After him are William Anders, Rik Van Looy, Katharine, Duchess of Kent, Sylva Koscina, Teresa Berganza, and Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa. Among people deceased in 1995, Jeremy Brett ranks 52Before him are Rory Gallagher, Bob Ross, Lola Flores, Lita Grey, Miklós Rózsa, and Ernest Mandel. After him are U Nu, Gerald Durrell, César Rodríguez Álvarez, Günter Guillaume, Nathan Rosen, and Mária Telkes.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jeremy Brett ranks 968 out of 5,347Before him are John Hawkwood (1320), Stephen Hales (1677), Joseph Banks (1743), Keith Moon (1946), Flinders Petrie (1853), and Julie Walters (1950). After him are Robbie Williams (1974), Charles Bell (1774), Engelbert Kaempfer (1651), Henry Royce (1863), A. J. Ayer (1910), and Thomas Simpson (1710).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Jeremy Brett ranks 113Before him are Robert Powell (1944), Kenny Baker (1934), Natasha Richardson (1963), Richard Griffiths (1947), Bernard Hill (1944), and Julie Walters (1950). After him are Ewan McGregor (1971), Denholm Elliott (1922), James Mason (1909), Kenneth Branagh (1960), Orlando Bloom (1977), and Marty Feldman (1934).