Richard LaGravenese

1959 - Today

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Richard LaGravenese (; born October 30, 1959) is an American screenwriter and film director, known for The Fisher King, The Bridges of Madison County, and Behind the Candelabra. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard LaGravenese has received more than 223,010 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Richard LaGravenese is the 1,256th most popular film director (down from 1,147th in 2019), the 9,352nd most popular biography from United States (down from 8,643rd in 2019) and the 366th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Richard LaGravenese ranks 1,256 out of 1,580Before him are Bryan Forbes, Shyam Benegal, James Frawley, Robert Riskin, Steven Lisberger, and Pablo Larraín. After him are Catherine Corsini, Tom Shadyac, Cary Joji Fukunaga, Peyton Reed, Peter Chan, and Alexandre Aja.

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Among people born in 1959, Richard LaGravenese ranks 359Before him are Gerd Wessig, Beth Broderick, Mats Näslund, Andreas Eschbach, Dennis Chambers, and Erkki-Sven Tüür. After him are Gelindo Bordin, Jon Oliva, Peter Shor, Nirmala Sitharaman, Anne Smith, and Clint Howard.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard LaGravenese ranks 9,352 out of 15,968Before him are Steven Lisberger (1951), Iris Chang (1968), Alan Rachins (1942), Hank Ballard (1927), Reb Beach (1963), and Macdonald Carey (1913). After him are Dylan Minnette (1996), Taissa Farmiga (1994), George Rogers Clark (1752), Johnny Van Zant (1960), Jaycee Chan (1982), and Loren Shriver (1944).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Richard LaGravenese ranks 366Before him are Gene Saks (1921), Chris Buck (1958), Edward Lachman (1948), James Frawley (1936), Robert Riskin (1897), and Steven Lisberger (1951). After him are Tom Shadyac (1958), Cary Joji Fukunaga (1977), Peyton Reed (1964), Lynn Shelton (1965), Lee Daniels (1959), and Darren Star (1961).