Jude Law

1972 - Today

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David Jude Heyworth Law (born 29 December 1972) is an English actor. He has received several accolades throughout his career, including a British Academy Film Award, as well as nominations for two Academy Awards, two Tony Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards. In 2007, he received an Honorary César and was named a knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by the French government.Born and raised in London, Law started acting in theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jude Law has received more than 15,893,193 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 68 in 2019). Jude Law is the 486th most popular actor (up from 491st in 2019), the 656th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 698th in 2019) and the 75th most popular British Actor.

Jude Law is most famous for his role as Dr. John Watson in the Sherlock Holmes movies.

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  • 16M

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  • 71.24

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  • 70

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  • 7.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jude Law ranks 486 out of 10,030Before him are Tom Waits, Robert Carlyle, Robert Hossein, Cillian Murphy, Harry Dean Stanton, and Emma, Lady Hamilton. After him are Bourvil, Lillian Gish, Karl Malden, Gerard Butler, Louise Fletcher, and Lance Henriksen.

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Among people born in 1972, Jude Law ranks 11Before him are Ben Affleck, Shaquille O'Neal, The Notorious B.I.G., Dwayne Johnson, Wentworth Miller, and Rivaldo. After him are Big Show, Luís Figo, Pavel Nedvěd, Vanessa Paradis, Lilian Thuram, and Lisa Ann.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jude Law ranks 656 out of 6,924Before him are Tom Jones (1940), Ernest Augustus, King of Hanover (1771), Patrick White (1912), Robert Carlyle (1961), Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765), and James Lovelock (1919). After him are Freeman Dyson (1923), Gerard Butler (1969), Benjamin Hornigold (1680), Richard Griffiths (1947), John Ambrose Fleming (1849), and Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick (1428).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Jude Law ranks 75Before him are Sean Bean (1959), Tim Curry (1946), Leslie Howard (1893), Oliver Reed (1938), Robert Carlyle (1961), and Emma, Lady Hamilton (1765). After him are Gerard Butler (1969), Richard Griffiths (1947), Bill Nighy (1949), Christian Bale (1974), Jessica Tandy (1909), and John Rhys-Davies (1944).

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