Paul Giamatti

1967 - Today

Paul Giamatti

Paul Edward Valentine Giamatti (; born June 6, 1967) is an American actor and producer. He first garnered attention for his breakout role in Private Parts (1997) as Kenny "Pig Vomit" Rushton, which led to his playing more supporting roles such as Sergeant Hill in Saving Private Ryan (1998), Bob Zmuda in Man on the Moon (1999), John Maxwell in Big Momma's House (2000), and Marty Wolf in Big Fat Liar (2002). He won acclaim for his leading roles as Harvey Pekar in American Splendor (2003), Miles Raymond in Sideways (2004) and Mike Flaherty in Win Win (2011) while continuing to play supporting roles, like Joe Gould in Cinderella Man (2005), which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Chief Inspector Uhl in The Illusionist (2006), Karl Hertz in Shoot 'Em Up (2007), Nicholas "Nick" Claus in Fred Claus (2007), Tom Duffy in The Ides of March (2011), Theophilus Freeman in 12 Years a Slave (2013), Ralph in Saving Mr. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Giamatti has received more than 6,875,687 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,236th most popular actor.

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  • 6.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 49.41

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.59

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Paul Giamatti ranks 2,207 out of 8,832Before him are Jennifer Esposito, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Mae Marsh, Thom Barry, Herbert Ross, and Frank Gorshin. After him are Sunil Dutt, Larry Semon, Gong Yoo, Karl Urban, Kevin Richardson, and E. G. Marshall.

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Among people born in 1967, Paul Giamatti ranks 74Before him are Mira Sorvino, Rufus Sewell, Michael Jai White, Dave Matthews, Naoko Takeuchi, and Henry Ian Cusick. After him are Eddie Guerrero, Mario Cipollini, Lauren Graham, Néstor Carbonell, Chris Benoit, and Song Kang-ho.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Paul Giamatti ranks 3,709 out of 12,171Before him are David Farragut (1801), David Koresh (1959), Thom Barry (1950), Herbert Ross (1927), Morris Swadesh (1909), and Frank Gorshin (1933). After him are Larry Semon (1889), Lee Haney (1959), Owen Garriott (1930), Kevin Richardson (1971), E. G. Marshall (1914), and Courtney Hodges (1887).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Paul Giamatti ranks 1,062Before him are Kathleen Freeman (1919), Jennifer Esposito (1973), Mae Marsh (1894), Thom Barry (1950), Herbert Ross (1927), and Frank Gorshin (1933). After him are Larry Semon (1889), Kevin Richardson (1971), E. G. Marshall (1914), Brian Austin Green (1973), Movita Castaneda (1916), and Zelda Rubinstein (1933).