Michael Madsen

1957 - Today

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Michael Søren Madsen (born September 25, 1957) is an American actor, producer, director, writer, poet and photographer. His first major film role was in Thelma & Louise (1991), and he is best known for working with director Quentin Tarantino in the role of Mr. Blonde in Reservoir Dogs (1992), as Budd in both segments of Kill Bill (2003 and 2004), and appearing in The Hateful Eight (2015) and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Madsen has received more than 5,093,345 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Michael Madsen is the 798th most popular actor (up from 811th in 2019), the 1,498th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,598th in 2019) and the 397th most popular American Actor.

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  • 42

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  • 5.33

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  • 3.73

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Among actors, Michael Madsen ranks 798 out of 10,030. Before him are Ben Cross, Jack Black, Yvette Guilbert, Claudia Mori, Christian Clavier, and Steve Carell. After him are David Schwimmer, Jack Elam, Gene Tierney, Bruno Cremer, Tony Burton, and Stefania Sandrelli.

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Among people born in 1957, Michael Madsen ranks 34Before him are Paul Kagame, Rinat Dasayev, Ai Weiwei, Carrie Lam, Rumiko Takahashi, and Caroline Kennedy. After him are Fran Drescher, Nick Cave, Theo van Gogh, Lucien Favre, Masayoshi Son, and Cesare Prandelli.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Madsen ranks 1,498 out of 15,968. Before him are Oscar Robertson (1938), Stanley Kramer (1913), Meat Loaf (1947), Iris Apfel (1921), Steve Carell (1962), and Julius Erving (1950). After him are David Schwimmer (1966), Jack Elam (1920), John F. Kennedy Jr. (1960), Gene Tierney (1920), Hamilton O. Smith (1931), and Tony Burton (1937).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Michael Madsen ranks 397Before him are Patrick Dempsey (1966), Bob Fosse (1927), Wade Williams (1961), Shirley Knight (1936), Jack Black (1969), and Steve Carell (1962). After him are David Schwimmer (1966), Jack Elam (1920), Gene Tierney (1920), Tony Burton (1937), Adrien Brody (1973), and Lily Tomlin (1939).

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