ACTOR

Merritt Wever

1980 - Today

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Merritt Carmen Wever (born August 11, 1980) is an American actress. She is known for starring as a perennially upbeat young nurse in Nurse Jackie (2009–2015), an intrepid widow in the Netflix period miniseries Godless (2017), and a detective investigating a serial rapist in the Netflix crime miniseries Unbelievable (2019). For Nurse Jackie, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 2013, for Godless, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie in 2018 and for Unbelievable, she was nominated the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film in 2020. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Merritt Wever has received more than 3,669,867 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Merritt Wever is the 8,154th most popular actor (down from 8,151st in 2019), the 12,472nd most popular biography from United States (down from 11,210th in 2019) and the 4,172nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 3.7M

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  • 49.46

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Merritt Wever ranks 8,154 out of 10,030. Before her are Emily Rose, Jacqueline Obradors, Pamela Gidley, Nelsan Ellis, Paloma Faith, and Valorie Curry. After her are Mariana Ximenes, Danielle Rose Russell, Rie Takahashi, Shaun Sipos, Googie Withers, and Charles Nelson Reilly.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1980, Merritt Wever ranks 409Before her are Jan Kromkamp, Marama Vahirua, Youssouf Hadji, Christian Olsson, Nelson Cuevas, and Yaroslav Rybakov. After her are Nicolas Douchez, Wang Yaping, Mauricio Molina, Will Pan, Wilmar Roldán, and David Chocarro.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Merritt Wever ranks 12,472 out of 15,968. Before her are Kiele Sanchez (1977), Emily Rose (1981), Jacqueline Obradors (1966), Pamela Gidley (1965), Nelsan Ellis (1977), and Valorie Curry (1986). After her are Danielle Rose Russell (1999), Daisy Marie (1984), Kyle Lowry (1986), Richard Lloyd (1951), Thomas Marshburn (1960), and Jeff Tarango (1968).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Merritt Wever ranks 4,172Before her are Kiele Sanchez (1977), Emily Rose (1981), Jacqueline Obradors (1966), Pamela Gidley (1965), Nelsan Ellis (1977), and Valorie Curry (1986). After her are Danielle Rose Russell (1999), Charles Nelson Reilly (1931), Liam Aiken (1990), Dylan Sprayberry (1998), Navi Rawat (1977), and Kyle Gallner (1986).

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