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Ronny Yu

1950 - Today

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Ronny Yu Yan-Tai (Chinese: 于仁泰) is a Hong Kong film director, producer, and movie writer. He has worked on both Hong Kong and American films. He is mostly known for his work in the American horror genre, such as Bride of Chucky (1998) and Freddy vs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ronny Yu has received more than 354,309 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Ronny Yu is the 1,022nd most popular film director (down from 886th in 2019), the 44th most popular biography from Hong Kong (down from 39th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Chinese Film Director.

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  • 350k

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  • 46.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Ronny Yu ranks 1,022 out of 1,581Before him are Trey Parker, Gulzar, Moufida Tlatli, Charles Reisner, Randall Wallace, and Aleksandr Rogozhkin. After him are Leopold Lindtberg, Lone Scherfig, John Pilger, Radu Mihăileanu, Fernando Birri, and Michael Chapman.

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Among people born in 1950, Ronny Yu ranks 342Before him are Gary Locke, Mauro Bellugi, Kate Nelligan, Susan George, Maricica Puică, and Dan Hartman. After him are Frank Silva, Rowan Williams, Héctor Baley, Guy Drut, Kurt Jara, and Vondie Curtis-Hall.

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In Hong Kong

Among people born in Hong Kong, Ronny Yu ranks 44 out of 106Before him are Anthony Wong (1961), Wayne Wang (1949), Benny Chan (1961), Ringo Lam (1955), Aaron Kwok (1965), and Rosamund Kwan (1962). After him are Louis Koo (1970), Szeto Wah (1931), Karen Mok (1970), Jackson Wang (1994), Deanie Ip (1947), and Cherie Chung (1960).


Among film directors born in Hong Kong, Ronny Yu ranks 7Before him are James Wong (1959), Johnnie To (1955), Corey Yuen (1951), Wayne Wang (1949), Benny Chan (1961), and Ringo Lam (1955). After him are Stanley Tong (1960) and Peter Chan (1962).