Miriam Margolyes

1941 - Today

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Miriam Margolyes, (; born 18 May 1941) is a British-Australian actress. Her earliest roles were in theatre; after several supporting roles in film and television, she won a BAFTA Award for her role in Martin Scorsese's The Age of Innocence (1993) and was cast in the role of Professor Sprout in the Harry Potter film series. Margolyes has spent many years dividing her time between the United Kingdom, Australia, and Italy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Miriam Margolyes has received more than 4,747,250 page views. Her biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Miriam Margolyes is the 2,638th most popular actor (down from 2,489th in 2019), the 2,455th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,392nd in 2019) and the 342nd most popular British Actor.

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Among actors, Miriam Margolyes ranks 2,638 out of 10,030Before her are Jarl Kulle, Zelda Rubinstein, James Drury, Joel Kinnaman, Vladimir Etush, and Bryce Dallas Howard. After her are Carol Potter, Alfred Abel, Denis O'Hare, Cedric Hardwicke, Lew Ayres, and Corin Redgrave.

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Among people born in 1941, Miriam Margolyes ranks 260Before her are Walid Muallem, Holger Meins, Paul Kantner, Michael Moriarty, Robert Foxworth, and Ryuichi Sugiyama. After her are Ayşe Kulin, David Crystal, Angelo Domenghini, Fred West, Ana Maria Machado, and Lucien Aimar.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Miriam Margolyes ranks 2,455 out of 6,924Before her are William Langland (1332), Luke Howard (1772), Johnny Herbert (1964), Maurice Dobb (1900), George Arnott Walker-Arnott (1799), and Ken McArthur (1881). After her are Charles James Fox (1749), Cedric Hardwicke (1893), Corin Redgrave (1939), André Waterkeyn (1917), David Crystal (1941), and Simon MacCorkindale (1952).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Miriam Margolyes ranks 342Before her are Alec McCowen (1925), Ian Bannen (1928), Henry Irving (1838), Jim Carter (1948), Prunella Scales (1932), and Geraldine James (1950). After her are Cedric Hardwicke (1893), Corin Redgrave (1939), Simon MacCorkindale (1952), Tom Hollander (1967), Jane Asher (1946), and Caroline Munro (1949).

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