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Stephen Sommers

1962 - Today

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Stephen Sommers (born March 20, 1962) is an American film director, screenwriter and producer, best known for big-budget action movies, such as The Mummy (1999), its sequel, The Mummy Returns (2001), Van Helsing (2004), and G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen Sommers has received more than 1,248,143 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Stephen Sommers is the 943rd most popular film director (down from 867th in 2019), the 6,249th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,693rd in 2019) and the 234th most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Stephen Sommers ranks 943 out of 1,581Before him are Jon Turteltaub, Nanni Loy, Dara Singh, Harry Beaumont, Pierre Tchernia, and Ben Sharpsteen. After him are Caleb Deschanel, Stephen Gyllenhaal, Steve McQueen, Tony Kaye, Monte Hellman, and Apichatpong Weerasethakul.

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Among people born in 1962, Stephen Sommers ranks 206Before him are Andrey Lavrov, Anatoliy Serdyukov, Michael Zorc, Pipilotti Rist, Yoshiyuki Sadamoto, and Michael Andretti. After him are Ricardo Rocha, Philippe Claudel, Nia Vardalos, Valérie Kaprisky, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, and Sergey Kiriyenko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Stephen Sommers ranks 6,249 out of 18,182Before him are Charles Daniels (1885), Casey Kasem (1932), Lhasa de Sela (1972), Ben Sharpsteen (1895), Jerry Van Dyke (1931), and Leo Buscaglia (1924). After him are Memphis Slim (1915), Mayim Bialik (1975), Jimmy Durante (1893), Nathaniel Lord Britton (1859), Sandra Harding (1935), and Bernie Leadon (1947).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Stephen Sommers ranks 234Before him are Doug Liman (1965), Joseph Sargent (1925), Preston Sturges (1898), Jon Turteltaub (1963), Harry Beaumont (1888), and Ben Sharpsteen (1895). After him are Caleb Deschanel (1944), Stephen Gyllenhaal (1949), Monte Hellman (1932), Chris Wedge (1957), William Castle (1914), and Willis H. O'Brien (1886).