Rhys Wakefield

1988 - Today

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Rhys Wakefield (born 20 November 1988) is an Australian actor and director. Wakefield starred in season 3 of HBO's True Detective as Freddy Burns after starting out on the Australian TV series Home and Away where he starred in 363 episodes. Wakefield has played the lead in Andrew Wight's thriller Sanctum, the Polite Leader in The Purge franchise and was nominated for Best Actor in a Feature Film by the Australian Film Institute and the Film Critics Circle of Australia for his performance in The Black Balloon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rhys Wakefield has received more than 865,344 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Rhys Wakefield is the 9,011th most popular actor (down from 7,711th in 2019), the 513th most popular biography from Australia and the 127th most popular Australian Actor.

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  • 17

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  • 3.64

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  • 2.43

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Among actors, Rhys Wakefield ranks 9,011 out of 10,030Before him are Anastasia Lin, Leo Howard, Sarah Jane Morris, Rekha Sharma, Scottie Thompson, and Katherine Parkinson. After him are Gaby Hoffmann, Kelly Marie Tran, Maddie Taylor, Jessica Iskandar, Mamta Kulkarni, and Barbara Mandrell.

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Among people born in 1988, Rhys Wakefield ranks 491Before him are Lorenzo De Silvestri, Eric Gordon, Nadine Keßler, Ritchie De Laet, Dedé, and Geeta Phogat. After him are Christian Santos, Papy Djilobodji, Jessica Iskandar, Ricochet, Ruud Vormer, and Parineeti Chopra.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Rhys Wakefield ranks 513 out of 790Before him are Caitlin Stasey (1990), Bronte Barratt (1989), Teddy Dunn (1980), Lisa Martin (1960), Abbey Lee Kershaw (1987), and Brett Holman (1984). After him are Jennifer Hawkins (1983), Paul Hanley (1977), Andrew Hoy (1959), Brett Dean (1961), Josh Helman (1986), and Nathan Burns (1988).

Among ACTORS In Australia

Among actors born in Australia, Rhys Wakefield ranks 127Before him are Todd Lasance (1985), Kodi Smit-McPhee (1996), Rachael Carpani (1980), Tabrett Bethell (1982), Caitlin Stasey (1990), and Teddy Dunn (1980). After him are Josh Helman (1986), Yael Stone (1985), Keisha Castle-Hughes (1990), Angourie Rice (2001), Harrison Gilbertson (1993), and Keir O'Donnell (1978).

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