Wes Ball

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Wes Ball (born October 28, 1980) is an American film director, visual effects artist and graphic artist. He is best known for directing the 2014 film The Maze Runner, based on James Dashner's novel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wes Ball has received more than 444,862 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Wes Ball is the 1,754th most popular film director (down from 1,556th in 2019), the 16,198th most popular biography from United States (down from 14,187th in 2019) and the 547th most popular Film Director.

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  • 440k

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  • 27.63

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.73

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.83

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among film directors, Wes Ball ranks 1,754 out of 1,581Before him are Tim Hetherington, Akiva Schaffer, Gia Coppola, Ashutosh Gowariker, Josh Cooley, and Rajkumar Santoshi. After him are Jaspal Bhatti, Nicholas Stoller, Andrew Haigh, Lena Waithe, Drew Pearce, and Will Gluck.

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Among people born in 1980, Wes Ball ranks 884Before him are Miklós Ungvári, Gareth Emery, Richard Jefferson, Hubert Dupont, Pavel Londak, and Leonardo González. After him are Raško Katić, Martina Müller, Damir Burić, Martín Vassallo Argüello, José Ángel Gómez Marchante, and Zayed Khan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Wes Ball ranks 16,198 out of 18,182Before him are Bob Ehrlich (1957), Phoebe Bridgers (1994), Randall Munroe (1984), Justin Meram (1988), Dylan Penn (1991), and Josh Hawley (1979). After him are Vincent Piazza (1976), Matthew Mercer (1982), Marissa Jaret Winokur (1973), Sean Maher (1975), Bubba Watson (1978), and Amy Mainzer (1974).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Wes Ball ranks 547Before him are Tim Minear (1963), Matthew Libatique (1968), Loren Bouchard (1969), Akiva Schaffer (1977), Gia Coppola (1987), and Josh Cooley (1979). After him are Lena Waithe (1984), Will Gluck (1974), Benh Zeitlin (1982), Jamie Babbit (1970), Ti West (1980), and Dee Rees (1977).

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