Denis

Denis is a boy name. It is a French name and its pronunciation is \d(e)-nis\. Other similar names and variants include: Dennis, Denys. Denis is a very popular first name for men (#577 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#5199 out of 88799).
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Denis VIP rank

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#1726
Most recent rank
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#277
Highest rank
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20
Actors named Denis
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9
Directors named Denis
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0
Singers named Denis
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1
Writers named Denis

Famous people named Denis

Here’s a list of VIPs named Denis:

Famous actors named Denis and their movies

Denis Leary
Denis Leary

Born on August 18, 1957

  • Age: 63
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 18
The Thomas Crown Affair

The Thomas Crown Affair

Directed by: John McTiernan

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Rene Russo, Denis Leary, Ben Gazzara

Country: United States of America

Ice Age

Ice Age

Directed by: Chris Wedge, Carlos Saldanha

Starring: Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Ray Romano, Goran Visnjic

Country: United States of America

The Ref

The Ref

Directed by: Ted Demme

Starring: Denis Leary, Judy Davis, Kevin Spacey, Robert J. Steinmiller Jr.

Suicide Kings

Suicide Kings

Directed by: Peter O'Fallon

Starring: Christopher Walken, Denis Leary, Sean Patrick Flanery, Mark Watson

Denis Lavant
Denis Lavant

Born on June 17, 1961

  • Age: 59
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 6
Mauvais Sang

Mauvais Sang

Directed by: Leos Carax

Starring: Michel Piccoli, Juliette Binoche, Denis Lavant, Hans Meyer

The Lovers on the Bridge

The Lovers on the Bridge

Directed by: Leos Carax

Starring: Juliette Binoche, Denis Lavant, Daniel Buain, Klaus-Michael Grüber

Beau travail

Directed by: Claire Denis

Starring: Denis Lavant, Michel Subor, Grégoire Colin, Richard Courcet

Holy Motors

Holy Motors

Directed by: Leos Carax

Starring: Denis Lavant, Edith Scob, Eva Mendes, Kylie Minogue

Denis Lawson
Denis Lawson

Born on September 27, 1947

  • Age: 73
  • Birth sign: Libra
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 2
Local Hero

Local Hero

Directed by: Bill Forsyth

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Peter Riegert, Fulton Mackay, Denis Lawson

Country: United States of America

The Machine

Directed by: Caradog W. James

Starring: Toby Stephens, Caity Lotz, Denis Lawson, Sam Hazeldine

Famous directors named Denis and their movies

Denis Villeneuve
Denis Villeneuve

Born on October 03, 1967

  • Age: 53
  • Birth sign: Libra
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 18
Sicario

Sicario

Written by:

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin, Benicio Del Toro, Jon Bernthal

Country: United States of America

Arrival

Arrival

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg

Prisoners

Prisoners

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Melissa Leo

Country: United States of America

Polytechnique

Polytechnique

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Maxim Gaudette, Sébastien Huberdeau, Karine Vanasse, Martin Watier

Denis Henry Hennelly
Denis Henry Hennelly
  • No. of movies: 2

Goodbye World

Directed by: Denis Henry Hennelly

Starring: Adrian Grenier, Kid Cudi, Mckenna Grace, Kerry Bishé

Famous writers named Denis and their books

Denis Johnson
Denis Johnson
  • No. of books: 6
Tree Of Smoke

Tree Of Smoke

By:

Tree of Smoke is the 2007 National Book Award Winner for Fiction.One of the New York Times 10 Best Books of the YearNamed a Best Book of the Year by Time,

Angels: A Novel

Angels: A Novel

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Denis a popular name?

Over the years Denis was most popular in 1952. According to the latest US census information Denis ranks #595th while according to famousnames.vip Denis ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Denis?

According to the US census in 2018, 94 boys were born named Denis, making Denis the #1726th name more popular among boy names. In 1952 Denis had the highest rank with 625 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Denis?

Denis is #1726th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Denis more popular ?

The name Denis was more popular in 1952 with 625 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Denis

The last time a baby was named Denis was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Denis?

In 2018 there were 94 baby boys named Denis.

Who is a famous person named Denis?

There a several famous people named Denis, for example actor Denis Leary, actor Denis Podalydès, director Denis Villeneuve.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Denis?

A famous actor/actress named Denis is Denis Leary, starring in 18 movies, including Contest Searchlight and Ice Age.

Who is a famous director named Denis?

A famous director named Denis is Denis Villeneuve, who directed 18 movies, including Prisoners and Sicario (4K UHD).

How many famous actors/actresses are named Denis?

There are 20 actors named Denis including Denis Leary and Denis Podalydès who appeared in movies such as Contest Searchlight and La journée de la jupe.

How many famous directors are named Denis?

There are 9 directors named Denis including Denis Villeneuve and Denis Johnston who directed movies such as Prisoners and Guests of the Nation.