Hasse Ekman

1915 - 2004

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Hasse Ekman (born Hans Gösta Ekman; 10 September 1915 – 15 February 2004) was a Swedish director, actor, writer and producer for film, stage and television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hasse Ekman has received more than 38,888 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Hasse Ekman is the 652nd most popular film director (down from 553rd in 2019), the 444th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 396th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Swedish Film Director.

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Among film directors, Hasse Ekman ranks 652 out of 1,580Before him are Yoshiaki Kawajiri, Bruno Mattei, Walter Salles, Ivan Passer, Paul Thomas Anderson, and Luis Puenzo. After him are Sean S. Cunningham, Stanislav Govorukhin, John Farrow, Ted Post, Wolfgang Becker, and Steno.

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Among people born in 1915, Hasse Ekman ranks 129Before him are Kurt Aland, Knut Nystedt, Sekiji Sasano, Wilhelm Gliese, Harry Morgan, and Herma Bauma. After him are Ken Aston, Tapio Rautavaara, Amedeo Biavati, Antonio Innocenti, Sergio Bertoni, and Maxime Rodinson. Among people deceased in 2004, Hasse Ekman ranks 135Before him are Mitsuteru Yokoyama, Paul Sweezy, José Giovanni, Briek Schotte, Orvar Bergmark, and Tony Randall. After him are Muhammad Zaidan, Ann Miller, Maxime Rodinson, Rogelio Domínguez, Xenophon Zolotas, and Rick James.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Hasse Ekman ranks 444 out of 1,296Before him are Ernst Alexanderson (1878), Vilgot Sjöman (1924), Birgit Cullberg (1908), Lena Nyman (1944), Orvar Bergmark (1930), and Sven Tumba (1931). After him are Ralf Edström (1952), Dead (1969), Arne Borg (1901), Gert Fredriksson (1919), Eva Bonnier (1857), and Felix Hamrin (1875).


Among film directors born in Sweden, Hasse Ekman ranks 10Before him are Victor Sjöström (1879), Sven Nykvist (1922), Alf Sjöberg (1903), Bo Widerberg (1930), Jan Troell (1931), and Vilgot Sjöman (1924). After him are Mikael Håfström (1960), Jonas Åkerlund (1965), Erika Lust (1977), Ruben Östlund (1974), Tomas Alfredson (1965), and Daniel Espinosa (1977).