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Ronny Yu

Born in Hong Kong, Ronny Yan-Tai Yu dreamed of making films since he was a child. At only 9 months of age, Yu contracted polio, resulting in a long recovery that prevented him from developing an active childhood and had to spend much time in isolation. To cope with the loneliness, Yu created fantasy worlds of his own, with furniture as props. As he... See full bio »

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Yu has directed both famous Ritters in the resurrection of famous 1980s horror characters (John Ritter in Bride of Chucky (1998); Jason Ritter in Freddy vs. Jason (2003)).

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