Philip Jackson

1948 - Today

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Philip Jackson (born 18 June 1948) is an English actor, known for his many television and film roles, most notably as Melvin "Dylan" Bottomley in Porridge and Chief Inspector Japp in the television series Agatha Christie's Poirot and as Abbot Hugo, one of the recurring adversaries in the cult 1980s series Robin of Sherwood. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philip Jackson has received more than 13,781 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Philip Jackson is the 2,856th most popular actor (up from 2,929th in 2019), the 2,578th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 366th most popular British Actor.

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  • 14k

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  • 61.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Philip Jackson ranks 2,856 out of 10,030Before him are Molly Ringwald, Milton Berle, Ana de Armas, Carla Gravina, Timothée Chalamet, and Chuck Connors. After him are Julian Sands, Mary Beth Peil, Jun Ji-hyun, Fernando Lamas, Rodrigo de la Serna, and Masi Oka.

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Among people born in 1948, Philip Jackson ranks 256Before him are Baldwin Lonsdale, Erik Schinegger, Winfried Kretschmann, Elaine Paige, Eddy Grant, and Berry Berenson. After him are Robert Hübner, Todd Rundgren, Pascal Bruckner, Jennifer O'Neill, Shakin' Stevens, and Susan Blakely.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Philip Jackson ranks 2,578 out of 6,924Before him are Stanley Baker (1928), Vic Elford (1935), Alexander Gordon Laing (1794), John Wilkinson (1728), Iain Banks (1954), and Paul Johnson (1928). After him are Christopher Hill (1912), Julian Sands (1958), Peter J. Ratcliffe (1954), Minette Walters (1949), C. P. Snow (1905), and Frederick W. Lanchester (1868).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Philip Jackson ranks 366Before him are Donald Crisp (1882), Peggy Ashcroft (1907), Harry Andrews (1911), Naveen Andrews (1969), Michael Gothard (1939), and Stanley Baker (1928). After him are Julian Sands (1958), Donald Moffat (1930), Amanda Tapping (1965), Joseph Morgan (1981), Tom Holland (1996), and Rachel Kempson (1910).

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