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Sam Rockwell

1968 - Today

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Sam Rockwell (born November 5, 1968) is an American actor. He is known for appearing in independent films and also as a character actor portraying a wide variety of roles both comedic and dramatic in films such as Lawn Dogs (1997), The Green Mile (1999), Galaxy Quest (1999), Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Matchstick Men (2003), The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005), Moon (2009), Frost/Nixon (2008), Iron Man 2 (2010), Conviction (2010), Cowboys & Aliens (2011), Seven Psychopaths (2012), The Way, Way Back (2013), Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017), Vice (2018), Jojo Rabbit (2019), Richard Jewell (2019), and The Best of Enemies (2019). Rockwell won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Martin McDonagh's Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017). and was nominated the following year for portraying George W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sam Rockwell has received more than 15,308,656 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Sam Rockwell is the 1,353rd most popular actor (down from 1,258th in 2019), the 2,374th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,294th in 2019) and the 656th most popular American Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 15M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.96

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 53

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Sam Rockwell ranks 1,353 out of 9,996Before him are Conrad Bain, Donald Glover, Edward Fox, Stephen Baldwin, Roscoe Arbuckle, and Mithun Chakraborty. After him are Silvia Pinal, Dick Sargent, Casey Affleck, Otto Sander, Mira Furlan, and Fredric March.

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Among people born in 1968, Sam Rockwell ranks 43Before him are Mswati III, Lucy Lawless, Zvonimir Boban, Mateusz Morawiecki, Anastacia, and Jim Caviezel. After him are Mathias Rust, Abdul Ghani Baradar, Lisa Marie Presley, Terry Crews, Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, and Patricia Arquette.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sam Rockwell ranks 2,374 out of 18,182Before him are Donald Glover (1983), Stephen Baldwin (1966), Frank Knight (1885), Sundance Kid (1867), Roscoe Arbuckle (1887), and Maria Shriver (1955). After him are Merian C. Cooper (1893), Nicholas Murray Butler (1862), Bruce Beutler (1957), Dick Sargent (1930), Casey Affleck (1975), and Wes Montgomery (1923).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Sam Rockwell ranks 656Before him are Don Taylor (1920), Miguel Ferrer (1955), Holly Hunter (1958), Donald Glover (1983), Stephen Baldwin (1966), and Roscoe Arbuckle (1887). After him are Dick Sargent (1930), Casey Affleck (1975), Fredric March (1897), Brion James (1945), Maria Bello (1967), and Lionel Barrymore (1878).

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