Matthew Rhys

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Matthew Rhys Evans (born 8 November 1974; ) is a Welsh actor. He is known for playing Kevin Walker in Brothers & Sisters (2006–2011) and Philip Jennings in The Americans (2013–2018), for which he received two Golden Globe Award nominations and a Primetime Emmy Award. In film, he appeared as Dylan Thomas in the film The Edge of Love (2008) and as Daniel Ellsberg in the film The Post (2017) and starred in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthew Rhys has received more than 8,726,525 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Matthew Rhys is the 6,231st most popular actor (down from 5,638th in 2019), the 4,559th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,904th in 2019) and the 749th most popular British Actor.

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  • 8.7M

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  • 54.23

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  • 30

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  • 2.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Matthew Rhys ranks 6,231 out of 10,030Before him are Emily Bett Rickards, Aleksei Serebryakov, George Formby, David Henrie, Olivier Gourmet, and Ian Bohen. After him are Rachael Leigh Cook, Mindy Sterling, Sid James, Gracie Fields, Kathryn Crosby, and Gabourey Sidibe.

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Among people born in 1974, Matthew Rhys ranks 235Before him are Ivo Ulich, Angie Cepeda, Natassia Malthe, Dan Houser, Kostas Chalkias, and Jemaine Clement. After him are Diego López, Donald Faison, Amanda Abbington, Khalilou Fadiga, Sean Gunn, and Elvir Baljić.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Matthew Rhys ranks 4,559 out of 6,924Before him are John Curry (1949), Paul Oakenfold (1963), Kenneth Clarke (1940), Tony Cascarino (1962), Horace Gould (1921), and George Formby (1904). After him are Stella Gibbons (1902), Gracie Fields (1898), Alan Smith (1980), Adam Ant (1954), Clive Brook (1887), and Ann Lee (1967).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Matthew Rhys ranks 749Before him are Finola Hughes (1959), Michelle Gomez (1966), Joe Cornish (1968), Jodhi May (1975), Sandrine Holt (1972), and George Formby (1904). After him are Gracie Fields (1898), Clive Brook (1887), Robin Sachs (1951), Elizabeth Allan (1910), Amanda Abbington (1974), and Camilla Luddington (1983).

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