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Michael McKean

1947 - Today

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Michael John McKean (born October 17, 1947) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and musician known for various roles in film and television such as Lenny Kosnowski in Laverne & Shirley, David St. Hubbins in This Is Spinal Tap, and Chuck McGill on Better Call Saul. McKean's breakout role was annoying neighbor Lenny Kosnowski on the sitcom Laverne & Shirley. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael McKean has received more than 4,969,267 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Michael McKean is the 2,887th most popular actor (up from 3,121st in 2019), the 4,672nd most popular biography from United States (up from 5,028th in 2019) and the 1,422nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 5.0M

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  • 61.20

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  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Michael McKean ranks 2,887 out of 10,030Before him are Theodore Bikel, Stephen Collins, Joseph Morgan, Tom Holland, Ruby Dee, and Haluk Bilginer. After him are Thierry Lhermitte, Rachel Kempson, Jean Hersholt, Clarence Nash, Lillie Langtry, and Amedeo Nazzari.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1947, Michael McKean ranks 295Before him are Albert Brooks, Egberto Gismonti, Darlene Cates, Peter Cosgrove, Bogdan Tanjević, and Stephen Collins. After him are Mitsuo Tsukahara, Gunnar Hansen, Alan Lee, Minnie Riperton, Harry Redknapp, and Drew Gilpin Faust.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael McKean ranks 4,672 out of 15,968Before him are Varian Fry (1907), Jim Beaver (1950), Donn F. Eisele (1930), Stephen Collins (1947), Bob Rafelson (1933), and Ruby Dee (1922). After him are Dan O'Bannon (1946), Clarence Nash (1904), Kevin Hart (1979), James Russo (1953), Alice Brady (1892), and Johnny Sins (1978).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Michael McKean ranks 1,422Before him are Butterfly McQueen (1911), Harold Lockwood (1887), Sam J. Jones (1954), Jim Beaver (1950), Stephen Collins (1947), and Ruby Dee (1922). After him are Clarence Nash (1904), James Russo (1953), Alice Brady (1892), Sam Anderson (1945), Richard Kiley (1922), and Simon Helberg (1980).

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