ACTOR

Woody Harrelson

1961 - Today

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Woodrow Tracy Harrelson (born July 23, 1961) is an American actor and playwright. He is the recipient of various accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award and two Screen Actors Guild Awards, in addition to nominations for three Academy Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. Harrelson first became known for his role as bartender Woody Boyd on the NBC sitcom Cheers (1985–1993), for which he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series from a total of five nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Woody Harrelson has received more than 18,980,516 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 64 in 2019). Woody Harrelson is the 397th most popular actor (up from 469th in 2019), the 756th most popular biography from United States (up from 879th in 2019) and the 201st most popular Actor.

Woody Harrelson is most famous for his role as Woody Boyd in the TV show Cheers.

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  • 19M

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  • 63.99

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  • 62

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Woody Harrelson ranks 397 out of 9,996Before him are Tippi Hedren, Edward Norton, Emil Jannings, Burgess Meredith, Mark Hamill, and Tobin Bell. After him are Helena Bonham Carter, Paul Hogan, Matthew McConaughey, Carmen Amaya, Richard Dean Anderson, and John Cassavetes.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1961, Woody Harrelson ranks 13Before him are Michael J. Fox, Nadia Comăneci, Eddie Murphy, Enya, Bill de Blasio, and Carl Lewis. After him are Peter Jackson, Laurence Fishburne, Joko Widodo, Meg Ryan, Forest Whitaker, and Robert Carlyle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Woody Harrelson ranks 756 out of 18,182Before him are Mark Hamill (1951), Marvin Gaye (1939), Tobin Bell (1942), H. L. Mencken (1880), Stanley B. Prusiner (1942), and John Searle (1932). After him are Steve Reich (1936), Matthew McConaughey (1969), Larry Ellison (1944), Michael Rockefeller (1938), Richard Dean Anderson (1950), and Bill Russell (1934).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Woody Harrelson ranks 201Before him are Ryan O'Neal (1941), Tippi Hedren (1930), Edward Norton (1969), Burgess Meredith (1907), Mark Hamill (1951), and Tobin Bell (1942). After him are Matthew McConaughey (1969), Richard Dean Anderson (1950), John Cassavetes (1929), Anne Baxter (1923), Lana Turner (1921), and Richard Crenna (1926).

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