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Dick Wolf

1946 - Today

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Richard Anthony Wolf (born December 20, 1946) is an American television producer, best known as the creator and executive producer of the Law & Order franchise. Since 1990, the franchise has included six police/courtroom dramas and four international spinoffs. He is also creator and executive producer of the Chicago franchise, which since 2012 has included four Chicago-based dramas, and the creator and executive producer of FBI, which has also become a franchise after spinning off two additional series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dick Wolf has received more than 3,012,736 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Dick Wolf is the 24th most popular producer (up from 31st in 2019), the 2,809th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,426th in 2019) and the 13th most popular American Producer.

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  • 3.0M

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  • 64.78

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among PRODUCERS

Among producers, Dick Wolf ranks 24 out of 89Before him are Toshio Suzuki, Claude Berri, Darryl F. Zanuck, William Fox, Raymond Chow, and Irving Thalberg. After him are Fred Quimby, John de Mol Jr., Don Simpson, Kathleen Kennedy, Stephen J. Cannell, and Erich Pommer.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1946, Dick Wolf ranks 168Before him are Antony Beevor, Tina Aumont, Brigitte Fossey, Jan Kodeš, Paul Schrader, and Patrick Head. After him are Norio Yoshimizu, Stig Blomqvist, Joe Dante, Alpha Oumar Konaré, Sue Lyon, and John Waters.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dick Wolf ranks 2,809 out of 15,968Before him are Lyman Spitzer (1914), Cameron Mitchell (1918), Michael Jai White (1967), Martha Chase (1927), Ned Beatty (1937), and Susannah Mushatt Jones (1899). After him are Roger B. Chaffee (1935), Chazz Palminteri (1952), James W. Christy (1938), John Basilone (1916), Megan Fox (1986), and Al Martino (1927).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Dick Wolf ranks 13Before him are David O. Selznick (1902), Gene Roddenberry (1921), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), Joel Silver (1952), Darryl F. Zanuck (1902), and Irving Thalberg (1899). After him are Fred Quimby (1886), Don Simpson (1943), Kathleen Kennedy (1953), Stephen J. Cannell (1941), Michael G. Wilson (1942), and Robert Evans (1930).