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Luis Valdez

#6,994
Most Influential Person

American writer and director

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Literature
#664
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#1606
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#329
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Writing
#438
World Rank
#677
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#278
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Communications
#1403
World Rank
#1839
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#706
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According to Wikipedia, Luis Miguel Valdez is an American playwright, screenwriter, film director and actor. Regarded as the father of Chicano film and playwriting, Valdez is best known for his play Zoot Suit, his movie La Bamba, and his creation of El Teatro Campesino. A pioneer in the Chicano Movement, Valdez broadened the scope of theatre and arts of the Chicano community.

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