Sam Rockwell

1968 - Today

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Sam Rockwell (born November 5, 1968) is an American actor. He is known for playing distressed police officer Jason Dixon in Martin McDonagh’s crime drama Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He was nominated for the same category the following year for portraying George W. Bush in Adam McKay's political satire Vice (2018). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sam Rockwell has received more than 18,201,084 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Sam Rockwell is the 1,398th most popular actor (down from 1,349th in 2019), the 2,396th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,371st in 2019) and the 652nd most popular American Actor.

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  • 18M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Sam Rockwell ranks 1,398 out of 13,578Before him are George Arliss, Zhou Xuan, George Hamilton, Louis Jouvet, Robin Tunney, and Don Cheadle. After him are Katey Sagal, Broncho Billy Anderson, Isa Miranda, Wolf Albach-Retty, Chris Evans, and François-Joseph Talma.

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Among people born in 1968, Sam Rockwell ranks 52Before him are Sadyr Japarov, Josh Brolin, Hervé Renard, Alois, Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein, Prince Friso of Orange-Nassau, and DJ BoBo. After him are Aaron Eckhart, Hajime Moriyasu, Terry Crews, Slaven Bilić, Marc Anthony, and Mathias Rust.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sam Rockwell ranks 2,396 out of 20,380Before him are James Levine (1943), Steve Morse (1954), Robin Tunney (1972), Don Cheadle (1964), Wilma Rudolph (1940), and John Connally (1917). After him are Katey Sagal (1954), Nora Ephron (1941), Broncho Billy Anderson (1880), Danny Elfman (1953), Chris Evans (1981), and Robert Brout (1928).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Sam Rockwell ranks 652Before him are Pauley Perrette (1969), Joanna Cassidy (1945), Blythe Danner (1943), George Hamilton (1939), Robin Tunney (1972), and Don Cheadle (1964). After him are Katey Sagal (1954), Broncho Billy Anderson (1880), Chris Evans (1981), Bill Duke (1943), Clancy Brown (1959), and DeForest Kelley (1920).

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