Justin Lin

1971 - Today

Justin Lin

Justin Lin (traditional Chinese: 林詣彬; simplified Chinese: 林诣彬; pinyin: Lín Yìbīn, born October 11, 1971) is a Taiwanese-American film director. His films have grossed US$2.3 billion worldwide as of March 2017. He is best known for his directorial work on Better Luck Tomorrow (2002), the Fast & Furious franchise from The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) to Fast & Furious 6 (2013) and F9 (2021), and Star Trek Beyond (2016). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Justin Lin has received more than 1,995,745 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,051st most popular film director.

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  • 21

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  • 3.85

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  • 3.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Justin Lin ranks 1,053 out of 1,305Before him are David R. Ellis, Stanley Tong, László Nemes, Hal Hartley, Neil Marshall, and Lenny Abrahamson. After him are Eytan Fox, Rich Moore, Don Coscarelli, Christophe Barratier, Kurt Wimmer, and Šarūnas Bartas.

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Among people born in 1971, Justin Lin ranks 252Before him are Brian Stepanek, Niclas Alexandersson, José Cardozo, Noriko Sakai, Jill Kelly, and Matt Stone. After him are Allen Johnson, Gilberto Simoni, Raül Romeva, Big Pun, Yoo Sang-chul, and Kirk Acevedo.

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In Taiwan

Among people born in Taiwan, Justin Lin ranks 23 out of 44Before him are Jerry Yang (1968), Lin Chuan (1951), Jerry Yan (1977), Collin Chou (1967), Eric Chu (1961), and Hsieh Su-wei (1986). After him are Barbie Hsu (1976), Joe Chen (1979), Chang Chen (1976), Rainie Yang (1984), Eddie Peng (1982), and Aaron Yan (1985).


Among film directors born in Taiwan, Justin Lin ranks 2Before him are Ang Lee (1954).

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