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Kevin Williamson

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Kevin Meade Williamson (born March 14, 1965) is an American screenwriter, director, and producer. He is known for developing and writing the screenplay for slasher film Scream (1996)—which launched the Scream franchise—along with those for Scream 2 (1997) and Scream 4 (2011). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kevin Williamson has received more than 36,091 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Kevin Williamson is the 1,345th most popular film director (down from 1,166th in 2019), the 9,892nd most popular biography from United States (down from 8,427th in 2019) and the 374th most popular American Film Director.

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  • 24

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  • 2.62

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.79

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Kevin Williamson ranks 1,345 out of 1,581Before him are Ward Kimball, Steven Lisberger, Catherine Corsini, Scott Hicks, Lucien Hubbard, and Chris Weitz. After him are László Nemes, Egon Günther, James Algar, Ettore Giannini, Semih Kaplanoğlu, and Marion Hänsel.

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Among people born in 1965, Kevin Williamson ranks 359Before him are Kathleen Kinmont, Miri Regev, Franck Sauzée, Arminas Narbekovas, Colum McCann, and Simon Sebag Montefiore. After him are John van Loen, Nigel Short, Jam Master Jay, Maria Pitillo, Micky Ward, and Claudia Christian.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kevin Williamson ranks 9,892 out of 18,182Before him are Esther Ralston (1902), Lyle Campbell (1942), Clem Burke (1954), Charles Ammi Cutter (1837), Peter Ryan (1940), and Peter Shor (1959). After him are Carl Shy (1908), Zach Roerig (1985), Anna Belknap (1972), Ron Harper (1964), Clarence Gilyard (1955), and Ralph Bishop (1915).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Kevin Williamson ranks 374Before him are Tom McGrath (1964), F. Gary Gray (1969), Ward Kimball (1914), Steven Lisberger (1951), Lucien Hubbard (1888), and Chris Weitz (1969). After him are James Algar (1912), Lisa Cholodenko (1964), Erle C. Kenton (1896), John R. Leonetti (1956), Andy Tennant (1955), and Birt Acres (1854).

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