Richard Schiff

1955 - Today

Richard Schiff

Richard Schiff (born May 27, 1955) is an American actor and director. He is best known for playing Toby Ziegler on The West Wing, a role for which he received an Emmy Award. Schiff made his directorial debut with The West Wing, directing an episode titled "Talking Points". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Schiff has received more than 2,164,763 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,360th most popular actor.

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  • 2.2M

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  • 53.50

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 58

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.96

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Richard Schiff ranks 1,343 out of 8,832Before him are Tom Cavanagh, Megan Fox, Robert Conrad, Barbara Brylska, Simone Simon, and Olga Knipper. After him are Elijah Wood, Betty Grable, Suzanne Pleshette, Uta Hagen, Dick Miller, and Abdellatif Kechiche.

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Among people born in 1955, Richard Schiff ranks 74Before him are Eddie Van Halen, Siri Hustvedt, Yo-Yo Ma, Griffin Dunne, Debra Winger, and Akira Nishino. After him are Bill Paxton, Zbigniew Preisner, Asif Ali Zardari, Xander Berkeley, Peter Gallagher, and Bruno Conti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Schiff ranks 2,445 out of 12,171Before him are Kirk Kerkorian (1917), Gordon Bunshaft (1909), Megan Fox (1986), Robert Conrad (1935), Shirley Jackson (1916), and Larry Silverstein (1931). After him are Robert Ballard (1942), Elijah Wood (1981), Ronald Evans (1933), Jim Thompson (1906), J. Allen Hynek (1910), and Sun Ra (1914).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Richard Schiff ranks 657Before him are Karen Black (1939), Michael Parks (1940), Ralph Waite (1928), Kate Capshaw (1953), Megan Fox (1986), and Robert Conrad (1935). After him are Elijah Wood (1981), Betty Grable (1916), Suzanne Pleshette (1937), Dick Miller (1928), Ned Beatty (1937), and John C. Reilly (1965).