Joshua Jackson

1978 - Today

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Joshua Carter Jackson (born June 11, 1978) is a Canadian-American actor. He is known for his starring role as Charlie Conway in Mighty Ducks, as Pacey Witter in The WB teen drama series Dawson's Creek (1998–2003), Peter Bishop in the Fox science fiction series Fringe (2008–2013), Cole Lockhart in the Showtime drama series The Affair (2014–2018), Mickey Joseph in the drama miniseries When They See Us (2019), Bill Richardson in the drama miniseries Little Fires Everywhere (2020), and Dr. Christopher Duntsch in Dr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joshua Jackson has received more than 10,704,702 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Joshua Jackson is the 5,495th most popular actor (down from 4,347th in 2019), the 466th most popular biography from Canada (down from 350th in 2019) and the 155th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 11M

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  • 55.74

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Joshua Jackson ranks 5,495 out of 10,030Before him are Sergei Bodrov Jr., Katherine Langford, Park Yoo-chun, Paul McGann, AnnaSophia Robb, and Tracey Walter. After him are Ge You, Richard Masur, Ruth Wilson, Adam Arkin, Anne Dorval, and Amy Acker.

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Among people born in 1978, Joshua Jackson ranks 157Before him are Sarit Hadad, Bill Hader, Aimee Garcia, Liu Yang, Bebe, and Robin Lord Taylor. After him are Daniella Cicarelli, Malin Åkerman, Chris Wolstenholme, Louise Brown, Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink, and Will Champion.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Joshua Jackson ranks 466 out of 1,130Before him are Jane Bell (1910), Ivan Koloff (1942), Anke Engelke (1965), Jeanne Sauvé (1922), Jill Hennessy (1968), and Ernie Collett (1895). After him are Anne Dorval (1960), Emmanuelle Vaugier (1976), Jack Carson (1910), Wendy Crewson (1956), David James Elliott (1960), and August Ames (1994).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Joshua Jackson ranks 155Before him are Ken Kirzinger (1959), Gil Bellows (1967), Shannon Tweed (1957), Enrico Colantoni (1963), Anke Engelke (1965), and Jill Hennessy (1968). After him are Anne Dorval (1960), Emmanuelle Vaugier (1976), Jack Carson (1910), Wendy Crewson (1956), David James Elliott (1960), and Edison Chen (1980).

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