Lance Henriksen

1940 - Today

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Lance Henriksen (born May 5, 1940) is an American actor and artist. He is known for his works in various science fiction, action and horror films, such as that of Bishop in the Alien film franchise, and Frank Black in Fox television series Millennium. He has done extensive voice work for Kerchak the gorilla in the 1999 Walt Disney Feature Animation film Tarzan (1999), General Shepherd in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 (2009) and Fleet Admiral Steven Hackett (as well as Narl) in BioWare's Mass Effect video game trilogy (2007-2012). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lance Henriksen has received more than 3,215,018 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Lance Henriksen is the 492nd most popular actor (down from 455th in 2019), the 923rd most popular biography from United States (up from 927th in 2019) and the 253rd most popular American Actor.

Lance Henriksen is most famous for his portrayal of the android Bishop in the Alien franchise.

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  • 71.19

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  • 35

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  • 4.82

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  • 3.53

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Among actors, Lance Henriksen ranks 492 out of 10,030Before him are Jude Law, Bourvil, Lillian Gish, Karl Malden, Gerard Butler, and Louise Fletcher. After him are Barbara Stanwyck, Yoshiko Yamaguchi, John Lithgow, Richard Griffiths, Faten Hamama, and Bill Nighy.

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Among people born in 1940, Lance Henriksen ranks 63Before him are Shahnaz Pahlavi, Abdurrahman Wahid, John Gotti, Jacques Rancière, Burt Young, and Tom Jones. After him are Mina, Bruce Chatwin, Robin Cook, Roberto Cavalli, Óscar Arias, and Dietmar Hopp.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lance Henriksen ranks 923 out of 15,968Before him are Percy Spencer (1894), James Jones (1921), Lillian Gish (1893), Karl Malden (1912), Stan Getz (1927), and Louise Fletcher (1934). After him are Barbara Stanwyck (1907), D. W. Griffith (1875), John Updike (1932), Larry Bird (1956), Jerry Goldsmith (1929), and Virginia Satir (1916).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lance Henriksen ranks 253Before him are Burt Young (1940), Tom Waits (1949), Harry Dean Stanton (1926), Lillian Gish (1893), Karl Malden (1912), and Louise Fletcher (1934). After him are Barbara Stanwyck (1907), John Lithgow (1945), Vincent Price (1911), David Hasselhoff (1952), Billy Bob Thornton (1955), and Jean Seberg (1938).

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