Michael Chiklis

1963 - Today

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Michael Charles Chiklis (born August 30, 1963) is an American actor, television director and television producer. For his role as Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Detective Vic Mackey on the FX police drama The Shield, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in 2002, and was nominated in 2003. He also played Commissioner Tony Scali on the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) police drama The Commish, The Thing in two Fantastic Four films, and Jim Powell on the ABC science-fiction comedy-drama No Ordinary Family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Chiklis has received more than 3,217,362 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Michael Chiklis is the 3,127th most popular actor (down from 3,058th in 2019), the 5,014th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,950th in 2019) and the 1,536th most popular American Actor.

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  • 60.66

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Michael Chiklis ranks 3,127 out of 10,030Before him are Maite Perroni, William Windom, Anthony LaPaglia, George Burns, Viviane Romance, and Sandahl Bergman. After him are Mamie Van Doren, Doris Roberts, Hrithik Roshan, Chloë Sevigny, Kenan İmirzalıoğlu, and Ginnifer Goodwin.

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Among people born in 1963, Michael Chiklis ranks 159Before him are Antoni Martí, Walter Thurnherr, James LaBrie, Claudio Chiappucci, Bernard Cazeneuve, and Érik Comas. After him are Jan Arnald, Karl Markovics, Hugh Bonneville, Yrsa Sigurðardóttir, Ming-Na Wen, and Alexandra Paul.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Chiklis ranks 5,014 out of 15,968Before him are Nathaniel Lord Britton (1859), George Burns (1896), Wilbur Ross (1937), Scott O'Dell (1898), Elizabeth Jane Gardner (1837), and Sandahl Bergman (1951). After him are Mamie Van Doren (1931), William Cohen (1940), Mark St. John (1956), Lee Wallard (1910), Peter Lamborn Wilson (1945), and Doris Roberts (1925).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Michael Chiklis ranks 1,536Before him are Katherine Kelly Lang (1961), Amanda Plummer (1957), Lewis Arquette (1935), William Windom (1923), George Burns (1896), and Sandahl Bergman (1951). After him are Mamie Van Doren (1931), Doris Roberts (1925), Chloë Sevigny (1974), Ginnifer Goodwin (1978), Alex Rocco (1936), and Ali Larter (1976).

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