Paul Gross

1959 - Today

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Paul Michael Gross OC (born April 30, 1959) is a Canadian actor, producer, director, musician, and writer born in Calgary, Alberta. He is known for his lead role as Constable Benton Fraser in the television series Due South as well as his 2008 war film Passchendaele, which he wrote, produced, directed, and starred in. Gross acted as executive producer on Due South in addition to starring, wrote seven episodes including the two-part series finale, and wrote and sang songs for the show, some of which can be found on the two Due South soundtracks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Gross has received more than 1,542,474 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Paul Gross is the 7,175th most popular actor (down from 6,116th in 2019), the 625th most popular biography from Canada (down from 497th in 2019) and the 230th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 52.14

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  • 17

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  • 2.10

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Paul Gross ranks 7,175 out of 10,030Before him are Wendi McLendon-Covey, Candela Peña, Helen Morgan, Jessica Lucas, Manisha Koirala, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. After him are Natsuki Hanae, James Norton, Pihla Viitala, Michael Jace, Amber Riley, and Kelli Garner.

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Among people born in 1959, Paul Gross ranks 454Before him are Kapil Dev, Ramón Calderé, Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw, Gary Rydstrom, Loretta Lynch, and Lars Høgh. After him are Zhan Videnov, Lorella Stefanelli, Chris Hansen, Perry Farrell, Thierry Rey, and Ulrike Richter.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Paul Gross ranks 625 out of 1,130Before him are Jeon So-mi (2001), Rick Fox (1969), Andy Bathgate (1932), Lexa Doig (1973), Peter Outerbridge (1966), and Jessica Lucas (1985). After him are Steve MacLean (1954), Jeremy Ratchford (1965), Irving Kaplansky (1917), Emeraude Toubia (1989), Joe Sakic (1969), and Jordan Prentice (1973).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Paul Gross ranks 230Before him are Teryl Rothery (1962), Sara Canning (1987), Christina Cox (1971), Lexa Doig (1973), Peter Outerbridge (1966), and Jessica Lucas (1985). After him are Jeremy Ratchford (1965), Emeraude Toubia (1989), Jordan Prentice (1973), Jonathan Frid (1924), Hart Bochner (1956), and Alison Pill (1985).

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