Steven Spielberg Biography

Updated On Jul 17, 2019 Published On May 01, 2017
Facts of Steven Spielberg
Date of Birth: 1946 , December-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Steven Allan Spielberg
Birth Name Steven Spielberg
Nick Name Steven
Father Arnold Spielberg
Mother Leah Adler
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Cincinnati, Ohio
Religion Judaism
Ethnicity White
Profession Director
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth 3.7 billion
Eye Color Light-Brown
Hair Color White
Famous for Filmmaker
Married Yes
Married to Kate Capshaw (m. 1991), Amy Irving (m. 1985–1989)
Children 6
Divorce Yes
Education California State University, Long Beach
Sisters Anne Spielberg (sister)
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At the age of 12, gave his first appearance in the movie; Train Wreck. Then, he got a chance to appeared in 8mm (1999) adventure movie. During his school days, Spielberg worked at Universal Studios with his team. Later, Steven got an opportunity to direct and wrote a short movie named; Amblin released in the year 1968. From this short movie, he got an offered by Universal Studio with a seven-year contract for directing.

A few years later, At the age of sixteen Steven wrote and directed his independent movie named; Firelight which made at a low cost only $500. This, movie shown at a local cinema, which receives a good review and earned a beautiful amount of money.

Later, Steven and his late Friend, Stanley Kubrick directed their science-fiction drama movie named; A.I Artificial Intelligence in the year 2001, which receive a wonderful review and total box office collection was around $236 million. Then Speilberg appeared in several movies as a director which received a good review and the box office collection also blockbuster.

Some of his hits are; Munich (2005), The Adventure of Tintin(2011), War Horse(2011), Lincoln(2012), Bridge of Spies(2015) and so on. Steven debuts from the Duel (1971) TV series as a director. After that, as a Producer, Steven appeared in several movies such as; Used Cars(1980), Continental Divide(1981), Fandango(1985) The Goonies(1985) and many others.

A career as a politician, He supports to U.S. Democratic Party and donated over $800,000 to the party. Later, Steven donated $1 million to Hillary Clinton  For President of the U.S. in the 2016 election.

Moving towards his personal life, Stephen married to Amy Irving;  is an American actress. They got married in the year 1985 dating after a few months. After a few years of their marriage, Amy gave birth to her first child son named; Max Spielberg. The couple remains together for about 4 years but they couldn’t continue their relationship and got separated in the year 1989.

Later, He married to Kate Capshaw; is an American actress in the year 1991, after dating a few months. From their relationship, the couple gave birth to their children Sasha born in 1990, Sawyer born in 1992, Destry born in 1996 and Mikaela born in 1996. The couple and their children live a happy life in California, U.S.

Stephen Speilberg earns a huge amount of money from his professional career.  As of 2017, his current net worth is estimated to be around $3.7 billion.

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Born in Cincinnati, U.S

December 18 , 1946

Steven Spielberg is a famous American director born on December  18, 1946. He is one of the successful directors in the world. Steven appeared in countless big-crossing, Critically acclaimed credits to his name, as a director and producer. 

Graduated from Saratoga High School

1965

After attending Arcadia High School for three years Steven Spielberg moved to California and graduated from Saratoga High School in the year 1965 and pursued his degree from California State University in B.A.

Movie debut from ''Train Wreck''

1999

Steven made his movie debut from the movie named; Train Wreck released in the year 1999. In the same year,  he appeared in 8mm adventure movie.

Movie debut from ''Train Wreck''

1999

Steven made his movie debut from the movie named; Train Wreck released in the year 1999. In the same year,  he appeared in 8mm adventure movie.

Directorial debut from ''Amblin''

1968

Steven Spielberg made his Directorial debut from the movie named; Amblin released in the year 1968 which receive a good review. After that, he got a chance to appeared in several movies.

Married with Amy lrving

1985

Stephen Spielberg married to Amy Irving who is a famous American actress. They got married in the year 1985 dating after few months. After few years of their marriage, Amy gave a birth to her first child son named; Max Spielberg.

Divorce with Amy lrving

1989

Stephen married to Amy Irving is a famous American actress. They got married in the year 1985. The couple remains together for about 4 years but they couldn’t continue their relationship and got separated in the year 1989.

Married with Kate Capshaw

1991

Stephen married to Kate Capshaw is a famous actress in the year 1991, after dating few months.From their relationship, the couple gave a birth to their children  Sasha born in 1990, Sawyer born in 1992, Destry born in 1996 and Mikael born in 1996.

Net worth is estimated to be around $3.7 billion

2017

Steven Spielberg earns a huge amount of money from his professional career. From his career, he earns a handsome amount of salary. It has been estimated that his current Networth is around $3.7 billion.