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Merritt Wever

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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 for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film in 2020.Wever has also had supporting roles in other television series, including Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006–2007), New Girl (2013), and The Walking Dead (2015–2016). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Merritt Wever has received more than 4,850,025 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Merritt Wever is the 8,627th most popular actor (down from 8,140th in 2019), the 12,620th most popular biography from United States (down from 12,440th in 2019) and the 4,207th most popular American Actor.

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  • 4.9M

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  • 36.92

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  • 26

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  • 2.85

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  • 3.74

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Among actors, Merritt Wever ranks 8,627 out of 9,996Before her are Harry Anderson, Wyatt Russell, Paris Jackson, Song Ha-yoon, Anissa Jones, and Anushka Sharma. After her are Wayne Morris, Fernando Poe Jr., Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Nicholas Bishop, Robert Osborne, and Mimi Keene.

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Among people born in 1980, Merritt Wever ranks 321Before her are Alen Simonyan, Sebastián Battaglia, K.Maro, Gustav Larsson, Fabio Coltorti, and Felipe Reyes. After her are Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Mylène Jampanoï, Omar Bravo, Mustafa Ceceli, Shizuka Itō, and Nina Zilli.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Merritt Wever ranks 12,620 out of 18,182Before her are B.J. Penn (1978), Peter Del Vecho (1958), William Healey Dall (1845), Anissa Jones (1958), Debbie Cameron (1958), and Joe Arlauckas (1965). After her are Wayne Morris (1914), Thomas David Jones (1955), Sin Cara (1977), Shawn Lane (1963), Robert Osborne (1932), and Brandon Teena (1972).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Merritt Wever ranks 4,207Before her are Ken Page (1954), Mary Beth Hughes (1919), Harry Anderson (1952), Wyatt Russell (1986), Paris Jackson (1998), and Anissa Jones (1958). After her are Wayne Morris (1914), Robert Osborne (1932), Anika Noni Rose (1972), Tom Verica (1964), Dana Hill (1964), and Molly Sims (1973).

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