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Powers Boothe

1948 - 2017

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Powers Allen Boothe (June 1, 1948 – May 14, 2017) was an American actor known for his commanding character actor roles on film and television. He received a Primetime Emmy Award and nominations for two Screen Actors Guild Awards. He won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his portrayal of Jim Jones in Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (1980). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Powers Boothe has received more than 5,082,272 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Powers Boothe is the 573rd most popular actor (up from 601st in 2019), the 1,056th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,102nd in 2019) and the 283rd most popular American Actor.

Boothe is most famous for his roles in films such as Sin City, Tombstone, and Natural Born Killers. He also played the role of Senator Roark in Sin City and the role of Gideon Malick in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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  • 5.1M

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  • 61.75

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.83

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Powers Boothe ranks 573 out of 9,996Before him are Marion Cotillard, La Belle Otero, Burt Young, Benedict Cumberbatch, Mary Pickford, and Emma, Lady Hamilton. After him are Alida Valli, Michèle Morgan, Dean Stockwell, Courteney Cox, Vincent Price, and Jane Russell.

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Among people born in 1948, Powers Boothe ranks 54Before him are Bernard-Henri Lévy, Carl Weathers, Ian McEwan, Brian Eno, Sven-Göran Eriksson, and Ian Paice. After him are Patrizia Reggiani, Edmund Kemper, Bille August, Abdulrazak Gurnah, Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo, and William Gibson. Among people deceased in 2017, Powers Boothe ranks 52Before him are Sam Shepard, Jean Rochefort, Emma Morano, Chester Bennington, Mauno Koivisto, and Yevgeny Yevtushenko. After him are Jonathan Demme, George Andrew Olah, Harry Dean Stanton, Adam West, Georges Prêtre, and Giovanni Sartori.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Powers Boothe ranks 1,056 out of 18,182Before him are Harvey Milk (1930), Burt Young (1940), Ellen DeGeneres (1958), John Updike (1932), Diane Arbus (1923), and Dennis Rodman (1961). After him are John Grisham (1955), Daniel Goleman (1946), Noah Gordon (1926), Paul Lauterbur (1929), Stanley Miller (1930), and Joseph Murray (1919).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Powers Boothe ranks 283Before him are Edna Purviance (1895), Renée Zellweger (1969), Sarah Jessica Parker (1965), Gary Sinise (1955), Anjelica Huston (1951), and Burt Young (1940). After him are Dean Stockwell (1936), Courteney Cox (1964), Vincent Price (1911), Jane Russell (1921), Joanne Woodward (1930), and Guy Williams (1924).

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