Cary Joji Fukunaga

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Cary Joji Fukunaga

Cary Joji Fukunaga (born July 10, 1977) is an American filmmaker and television director. He first gained recognition for writing and directing the 2009 film Sin Nombre, and the 2011 adaptation of Jane Eyre; he also was the director and executive producer of the first season of the HBO series True Detective, for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series. He received acclaim for the 2015 war drama Beasts of No Nation, in which he was writer, director, producer, and cinematographer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cary Joji Fukunaga has received more than 1,426,069 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,148th most popular film director.

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  • 36.57

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  • 20

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  • 2.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.18

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Cary Joji Fukunaga ranks 1,148 out of 1,305Before him are Harald Zwart, Adam Shankman, Richard LaGravenese, Olivier Dahan, Mahesh Bhatt, and Gareth Edwards. After him are Daniel Espinosa, Raja Gosnell, Fernando León de Aranoa, Noah Baumbach, Alexandre Aja, and Marcus Nispel.

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Among people born in 1977, Cary Joji Fukunaga ranks 248Before him are Sara Shepard, Libor Sionko, Brendan Fehr, John Oliver, Mauricio Ochmann, and Denise Ho. After him are Daniel Espinosa, Scoot McNairy, Jorge Garbajosa, Jelena Rozga, Giorgia Meloni, and Vitor Belfort.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cary Joji Fukunaga ranks 8,732 out of 12,171Before him are James Lafferty (1985), Remy LaCroix (1988), Jason Everman (1967), Gary Collins (1938), David Thornton (1953), and Louise Erdrich (1954). After him are Cara Williams (1925), Bonita Granville (null), Kimmy Robertson (1954), Zeb Atlas (1970), Jeannie Pepper (1958), and John Kiffmeyer (1969).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Cary Joji Fukunaga ranks 323Before him are Jay Roach (1957), Robert Duncan McNeill (1964), Bert I. Gordon (1922), Robert Riskin (1897), Adam Shankman (1964), and Richard LaGravenese (1959). After him are Raja Gosnell (1958), Noah Baumbach (1969), Drew Goddard (1975), Charles Shyer (1951), Richard Kelly (1975), and Kevin Lima (1962).

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