Malcolm McDowell

1943 - Today

Malcolm McDowell

Malcolm McDowell (born Malcolm John Taylor; 13 June 1943) is an English actor, known for his boisterous and often villainous roles. Born in the Horsforth suburb of Leeds and raised in Liverpool, he later trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art before embarking on a career that has spanned over 50 years. McDowell is perhaps best known for the controversial roles of Alex DeLarge in Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange (1971), the title character in Caligula (1979), and Mick Travis in the trilogy of if.... Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Malcolm McDowell has received more than 5,767,550 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 198th most popular actor.

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  • 66.60

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  • 69

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Malcolm McDowell ranks 197 out of 8,832Before him are Christoph Waltz, Dolph Lundgren, Jack Lemmon, Harold Lloyd, Russell Crowe, and Gérard Philipe. After him are Simone Signoret, Gary Oldman, Geraldine Chaplin, Peter Sellers, Salman Khan, and Angela Lansbury.

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Among people born in 1943, Malcolm McDowell ranks 21Before him are Keith Richards, Roger Waters, Albano Carrisi, Khalifa Haftar, Christopher Walken, and Sadako Sasaki. After him are Salvatore Adamo, Toto Cutugno, Joseph Stiglitz, John Kerry, Johnny Hallyday, and Mohammad Khatami.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Malcolm McDowell ranks 323 out of 5,347Before him are Elizabeth Woodville (1437), Bonnie Tyler (1951), John Wesley (1703), Richard Branson (1950), Princess Alice of the United Kingdom (1843), and Thomas Becket (1119). After him are Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901), Gary Oldman (1958), Edward Victor Appleton (1892), G. H. Hardy (1877), Benjamin Britten (1913), and Marianne Faithfull (1946).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Malcolm McDowell ranks 29Before him are Helen Mirren (1945), Peter Ustinov (1921), John Hurt (1940), Jane Birkin (1946), Benny Hill (1924), and David Suchet (1946). After him are Gary Oldman (1958), Peter Sellers (1925), Angela Lansbury (1925), Ian McShane (1942), Jeremy Irons (1948), and Timothy Dalton (1946).