Jim Broadbent

1949 - Today

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Jim Broadbent (born 24 May 1949) is an English actor. He won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for his supporting role as John Bayley in the feature film Iris (2001), as well as winning a BAFTA TV Award and a Golden Globe for his leading role as Lord Longford in the television film Longford (2006). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Broadbent has received more than 5,098,521 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Jim Broadbent is the 582nd most popular actor (up from 590th in 2019), the 753rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 811th in 2019) and the 88th most popular British Actor.

Jim Broadbent is most famous for his role as Professor Horace Slughorn in the Harry Potter films.

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Among actors, Jim Broadbent ranks 582 out of 10,030Before him are Ray Milland, Lale Andersen, Carole Bouquet, Michele Placido, Hanna Schygulla, and Rachel Weisz. After him are Richard Dreyfuss, Anne Hathaway, Milla Jovovich, Nastassja Kinski, Dennis Quaid, and Gert Fröbe.

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Among people born in 1949, Jim Broadbent ranks 54Before him are Bill Nighy, Gene Simmons, Fanny Ardant, Billy Joel, Lionel Richie, and Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. After him are Shelley Duvall, Ruud Krol, Ashraf Ghani, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, Tom Berenger, and José Ramos-Horta.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jim Broadbent ranks 753 out of 6,924Before him are Ray Milland (1907), Cynthia Lennon (1939), James Macpherson (1736), Rachel Weisz (1970), John Cockcroft (1897), and Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland (1915). After him are John Frederic Daniell (1790), John Cale (1942), Bryan Ferry (1945), Bill Wyman (1936), Chaim Herzog (1918), and Kenneth Branagh (1960).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Jim Broadbent ranks 88Before him are Naomi Watts (1968), Rex Harrison (1908), Terence Stamp (1938), Peter Cushing (1913), Ray Milland (1907), and Rachel Weisz (1970). After him are Kenneth Branagh (1960), Tim Roth (1961), Pat Hitchcock (1928), Jane Seymour (1951), Terry Jones (1942), and John Gielgud (1904).

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