Julie Taymor

1952 - Today

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Julie Taymor (born December 15, 1952) is an American director and writer of theater, opera and film. Since her stage adaptation of The Lion King debuted in 1997, 24 global productions have been seen by more than 100 million people in over 100 cities in 20 countries, on every continent except Antarctica, and its worldwide gross exceeds that of any entertainment title in box office history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julie Taymor has received more than 844,135 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Julie Taymor is the 1,133rd most popular film director (down from 1,018th in 2019), the 8,031st most popular biography from United States (down from 7,294th in 2019) and the 317th most popular American Film Director.

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  • 840k

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  • 56.41

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

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  • 2.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.43

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Julie Taymor ranks 1,133 out of 1,580Before her are Mike Hodges, Haskell Wexler, Mick Garris, Michael Caton-Jones, Feng Xiaogang, and David Koepp. After her are Kwak Jae-yong, Andrew Adamson, Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Carlos Saldanha, Scott Hicks, and Mahesh Bhatt.

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Among people born in 1952, Julie Taymor ranks 397Before her are Linton Kwesi Johnson, Joe Alaskey, Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz, Stellan Bengtsson, John Kasich, and Rodolfo Neri Vela. After her are S. Epatha Merkerson, Michel Sapin, Geraldo Alckmin, Mohamed Abu al-Qasim al-Zwai, Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, and Steve James.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Julie Taymor ranks 8,031 out of 15,968Before her are Toni Basil (1943), David Koepp (1963), Tina Louise (1934), Madelaine Petsch (1994), Jack Johnson (1975), and Percy Heath (1923). After her are Billy Gonsalves (1908), Billy Eckstine (1914), Bruce M. Metzger (1914), Juan Atkins (1962), Richard Riehle (1948), and Edwin Hawkins (1943).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Julie Taymor ranks 317Before her are Steve Miner (1951), Judd Apatow (1967), Michael Chapman (1935), Haskell Wexler (1922), Mick Garris (1951), and David Koepp (1963). After her are Lee Garmes (1898), Michael Ritchie (1938), Gregg Araki (1959), Paul Bartel (1938), George Abbott (1887), and Stan Brakhage (1933).