Alex Proyas

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Alexander Proyas (; Greek: Αλέξανδρος Πρόγιας; born 23 September 1963) is an Australian film director, screenwriter, and producer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alex Proyas has received more than 889,241 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Alex Proyas is the 840th most popular film director (down from 807th in 2019), the 419th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 371st in 2019) and the 5th most popular Egyptian Film Director.

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  • 890k

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  • 59.99

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.32

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.70

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Alex Proyas ranks 840 out of 1,580Before him are Helmut Käutner, Randall Wallace, Alexander Mackendrick, Christophe Gans, Benoît Jacquot, and Stephen Gyllenhaal. After him are Alain Cavalier, Aleksandr Khanzhonkov, Tran Anh Hung, Irwin Allen, William Castle, and John Cromwell.

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Among people born in 1963, Alex Proyas ranks 174Before him are Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė, James Denton, Rosario Flores, Marc Girardelli, Federico Moccia, and Ivan Capelli. After him are Jonathan Haidt, Li Ning, Juan Carlos Varela, Clint Mansell, Paul Belmondo, and Jerome Flynn.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Alex Proyas ranks 419 out of 520Before him are Ahmed Nazif (1952), Abdulrahman Fawzi (1909), Essam Sharaf (1952), Julian Fellowes (1949), Yakup Kadri Karaosmanoğlu (1889), and Konstantinos Tsaldaris (1884). After him are Sherif Ismail (1955), Tiberius Claudius Balbilus (100), Mahmoud El-Gohary (1938), Ahmose, son of Ebana (-1600), Hassan Shehata (1947), and Pope Theonas of Alexandria (300).


Among film directors born in Egypt, Alex Proyas ranks 5Before him are Youssef Chahine (1926), Moshé Mizrahi (1931), Riccardo Freda (1909), and Atom Egoyan (1960).