Gary Ross

1956 - Today

Gary Ross

Gary Ross (born November 3, 1956) is an American film director, writer, and producer. He is best known for writing and directing the fantasy comedy-drama film Pleasantville (1998), the sports drama film Seabiscuit (2003), the sci-fi action film The Hunger Games (2012), and Ocean's 8 (2018). He also wrote the screenplay for the fantasy comedy film Big (1988) and the political comedy film Dave (1993). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gary Ross has received more than 741,623 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 748th most popular film director.

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  • 740k

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  • 46.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Gary Ross ranks 750 out of 1,305Before him are Antonio Pietrangeli, Aleksandr Khanzhonkov, Majid Majidi, Marc Forster, Charles Crichton, and Alain Cavalier. After him are Eli Roth, Jean-Pierre Mocky, Ringo Lam, Hong Sang-soo, Budd Boetticher, and Roy Ward Baker.

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Among people born in 1956, Gary Ross ranks 177Before him are Justin Welby, Mark Evans, Vjekoslav Bevanda, Edgar Lungu, Hans Enoksen, and Sean Kelly. After him are Nicanor Duarte, Mark Rolston, Hanni Wenzel, Andy Goldsworthy, Thomas Wassberg, and Victor Pițurcă.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gary Ross ranks 4,960 out of 12,171Before him are Michael Chiklis (1963), Harry Stenqvist (1893), Don Knotts (1924), Rosa Salazar (1985), Gale Sondergaard (1899), and Lynn Conway (1938). After him are Marshmello (1992), Richard Burgi (1958), Wynton Marsalis (1961), Gerald McRaney (1947), Nick Adams (1931), and Janet Reno (1938).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Gary Ross ranks 184Before him are Dan O'Bannon (1946), Shane Black (1961), Bill Condon (1955), Andrew Davis (1946), Paul Morrissey (1938), and Henry Selick (1952). After him are Eli Roth (1972), Budd Boetticher (1916), James Gunn (1966), Gordon Parks (1912), Preston Sturges (1898), and Bob Gale (1951).

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