Rhys Ifans

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Rhys Ifans (Welsh pronunciation: [r̥ɨːs ˈivans]; born Rhys Owain Evans; 22 July 1967) is a Welsh actor. He was the frontman of Welsh rock music bands The Peth and Super Furry Animals. As an actor, he is best known for his roles in Notting Hill (1999), Kevin & Perry Go Large (2000) and Enduring Love (2004) as well as his portrayals of Xenophilius Lovegood in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 (2010), the supervillain Lizard in The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) and Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021), and Grigori Rasputin in The King's Man (2021). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rhys Ifans has received more than 6,687,821 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Rhys Ifans is the 1,840th most popular actor (up from 2,006th in 2019), the 1,892nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,055th in 2019) and the 246th most popular British Actor.

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  • 6.7M

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  • 63.98

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  • 39

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  • 5.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.61

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Rhys Ifans ranks 1,840 out of 10,030Before him are Patrick Magee, Sean Astin, Charles Chaplin Jr., Sean Young, Rossano Brazzi, and Maria Montez. After him are Michel Bouquet, Christina Applegate, Françoise Fabian, Tab Hunter, Tracy Morgan, and Richard Herd.

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Among people born in 1967, Rhys Ifans ranks 59Before him are Liev Schreiber, Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Miranda Otto, Maria Bello, Irrfan Khan, and Naim Süleymanoğlu. After him are Naser Orić, Lisa Bonet, François Ozon, Paul Gascoigne, Naoko Takeuchi, and Gheorghe Popescu.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Rhys Ifans ranks 1,892 out of 6,924Before him are Alexander Bain (1818), Basil Bernstein (1924), Jeanette (1951), James Wolfe (1727), Eduardo Paolozzi (1924), and Willibald (700). After him are Nehemiah Grew (1641), George Herbert (1593), Bridget Riley (1931), Graham Bonnet (1947), James Purefoy (1964), and Peter Mayle (1939).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Rhys Ifans ranks 246Before him are Gorden Kaye (1941), Charlie Hunnam (1980), Jamie Dornan (1982), Frank Finlay (1926), Alison Steadman (1946), and Patrick Magee (1922). After him are James Purefoy (1964), Sean Harris (1966), Robert Morley (1908), Robert Donat (1905), Sally Hawkins (1976), and Charles Shaughnessy (1955).

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