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Roger Michell

1956 - 2021

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Roger Michell (5 June 1956 – 22 September 2021) was a South African-born British theatre, television and film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roger Michell has received more than 1,262,856 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Roger Michell is the 1,049th most popular film director, the 110th most popular biography from South Africa and the 2nd most popular South African Film Director.

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  • 1.3M

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  • 45.83

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Roger Michell ranks 1,049 out of 1,581Before him are Fyodor Bondarchuk, Darren Star, Sergei Loznitsa, Gerhard Lamprecht, Roger Planchon, and Dominic Sena. After him are Jaume Collet-Serra, Robert Guédiguian, Morten Tyldum, Vincenzo Natali, Judd Apatow, and Leopoldo Torre Nilsson.

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Among people born in 1956, Roger Michell ranks 292Before him are Bernard Sumner, David E. Kelley, Rainer Woelki, Ismaël Lô, Schelte J. Bus, and Lei Clijsters. After him are Rodolfo Rodríguez, Ernie Brandts, Bruno Giordano, Ilona Slupianek, Gregorio Manzano, and Ivan Nielsen. Among people deceased in 2021, Roger Michell ranks 481Before him are Raymond T. Odierno, Gavin MacLeod, Larry McMurtry, Bruce Kirby, Pyotr Mamonov, and Abdalqadir as-Sufi. After him are Shlomo Hillel, Peter Lorimer, Zlatko Saračević, José Manuel Caballero, Elmira Minita Gordon, and Mikhail Zhelev.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Roger Michell ranks 110 out of 374Before him are Bevil Rudd (1894), Hugh Masekela (1939), Pik Botha (1932), Devdas Gandhi (1900), John Kani (1943), and Denis Goldberg (1933). After him are William Kentridge (1955), Eben Dönges (1898), Kevin Curren (1958), Ted Grant (1913), George F. R. Ellis (1939), and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma (1949).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In South Africa

Among film directors born in South Africa, Roger Michell ranks 2Before him are Jamie Uys (1921). After him are Neill Blomkamp (1979), Gavin Hood (1963), Tosca Musk (1974), and Jonathan Liebesman (1976).