William H. Macy

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William Hall Macy Jr. (born March 13, 1950) is an American actor. His film career has been built on appearances in small, independent films, though he has also appeared in action films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William H. Macy has received more than 9,925,024 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia. William H. Macy is the 737th most popular actor (up from 866th in 2019), the 1,351st most popular biography from United States (up from 1,677th in 2019) and the 368th most popular American Actor.

William H. Macy is most famous for his role as Frank Gallagher in the TV series Shameless.

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  • 48

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  • 4.01

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  • 4.63

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Among actors, William H. Macy ranks 737 out of 10,030Before him are Tom Wilkinson, Natasha Richardson, Sissy Spacek, Ethan Hawke, Matthew Perry, and Dominic Purcell. After him are Robert Conrad, Paul L. Smith, Brendan Gleeson, Hal Holbrook, Stephen Boyd, and Robin Wright.

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Among people born in 1950, William H. Macy ranks 43Before him are Chris Norman, Julie Walters, Mark Spitz, Ma Ying-jeou, Vesna Vulović, and Bjarne Stroustrup. After him are Tsugumi Ohba, Christina Onassis, Jeffery Deaver, Jody Scheckter, Georg Bednorz, and Nouri al-Maliki.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William H. Macy ranks 1,351 out of 15,968Before him are James J. Braddock (1905), Raymond Davis Jr. (1914), Sissy Spacek (1949), Ethan Hawke (1970), Matthew Perry (1969), and Mike Pompeo (1963). After him are Floyd Patterson (1935), Sammy Davis Jr. (1925), Robert Conrad (1935), Paul L. Smith (1936), Sequoyah (1770), and Marilyn Manson (1969).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, William H. Macy ranks 368Before him are Matt LeBlanc (1967), Robert Loggia (1930), Jeffrey DeMunn (1947), Sissy Spacek (1949), Ethan Hawke (1970), and Matthew Perry (1969). After him are Robert Conrad (1935), Paul L. Smith (1936), Hal Holbrook (1925), Robin Wright (1966), Bubba Smith (1945), and Mildred Harris (1901).

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