Michael Shannon

1974 - Today

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Michael Corbett Shannon (born August 7, 1974) is an American actor, producer, musician, and theatre director. He has been nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his roles in the Sam Mendes period drama Revolutionary Road (2008) and the Tom Ford psychological thriller Nocturnal Animals (2016). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Shannon has received more than 9,237,467 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Michael Shannon is the 3,073rd most popular actor (down from 3,047th in 2019), the 4,930th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,934th in 2019) and the 1,507th most popular American Actor.

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  • 9.2M

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  • 60.77

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

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  • 3.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Michael Shannon ranks 3,073 out of 10,030Before him are Michel Aumont, Ben McKenzie, Jackie Shroff, Yuri Lyubimov, Mercedes Ruehl, and Betsy Blair. After him are Eric Stonestreet, Alexander Kaidanovsky, Jesse Spencer, Nikolai Karachentsov, Bob Morley, and Oded Fehr.

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Among people born in 1974, Michael Shannon ranks 61Before him are Rey Mysterio, Andry Rajoelina, Masi Oka, Steve Nash, Louis Alphonse, Duke of Anjou, and Misha Collins. After him are Serhiy Rebrov, Claudio López, Hrithik Roshan, Chloë Sevigny, Kenan İmirzalıoğlu, and Angela Gossow.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Shannon ranks 4,930 out of 15,968Before him are Ben McKenzie (1978), Saul Zaentz (1921), Mercedes Ruehl (1948), Betsy Blair (1923), J. E. B. Stuart (1833), and Roy Haynes (1925). After him are Patti LaBelle (1944), Eric Stonestreet (1971), William Luther Pierce (1933), John Gray (1951), Gertrude Käsebier (1852), and Bruce Rauner (1957).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Michael Shannon ranks 1,507Before him are Misha Collins (1974), Doug McClure (1935), Betsy Palmer (1926), Ben McKenzie (1978), Mercedes Ruehl (1948), and Betsy Blair (1923). After him are Eric Stonestreet (1971), Estelle Harris (1928), Margo Martindale (1951), Anna Kendrick (1985), Brenda Strong (1960), and Julian Beck (1925).

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