Laurie Metcalf

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Laura Elizabeth Metcalf (born June 16, 1955) is an American actress. She has received various accolades throughout her career spanning over four decades, including two Tony Awards and three Primetime Emmy Awards, in addition to nominations for an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, and three Golden Globe Awards. Metcalf began her career with the famed Steppenwolf Theatre Company and frequently works in Chicago theatre. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laurie Metcalf has received more than 7,869,033 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Laurie Metcalf is the 2,401st most popular actor (down from 2,279th in 2019), the 3,975th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,837th in 2019) and the 1,177th most popular American Actor.

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  • 62.39

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  • 33

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  • 2.75

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  • 4.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Laurie Metcalf ranks 2,401 out of 10,030Before her are Gösta Ekman, Sam Wanamaker, Giovanni Ribisi, John Amos, Felicity Jones, and Warren Oates. After her are Marion Davies, Nonna Mordyukova, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Patrick Troughton, Ralf Moeller, and Stanisław Mikulski.

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Among people born in 1955, Laurie Metcalf ranks 141Before her are Gloria Guida, Mike Porcaro, Tommy Emmanuel, Vladimir Petrović, Paul Greengrass, and Alan Sokal. After her are Cyprien Ntaryamira, Alberto Tarantini, Mika Kaurismäki, Svante Pääbo, Mayumi Tanaka, and Svetozar Marović.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Laurie Metcalf ranks 3,975 out of 15,968Before her are Taj Mahal (1942), Sam Wanamaker (1919), Giovanni Ribisi (1974), John Amos (1939), Warren Oates (1928), and Tyra Banks (1973). After her are Marion Davies (1897), Amy Beach (1867), Antonin Scalia (1936), Randy Couture (1963), Charles Jewtraw (1900), and Kathleen Kennedy (1953).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Laurie Metcalf ranks 1,177Before her are Will Rogers (1879), Eddie Albert (1906), Sam Wanamaker (1919), Giovanni Ribisi (1974), John Amos (1939), and Warren Oates (1928). After her are Marion Davies (1897), Cathy O'Donnell (1923), Tim Russ (1956), Michael Winslow (1958), Cherry Jones (1956), and Peter Strauss (1947).

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