Film director, Screenwriter, Producer
Steven Allan Spielberg (born December 18, 1946) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and business magnate. Spielberg is consistently considered as one of the leading pioneers of the New Hollywood era, as well as being viewed as one of the most popular and...Wikipedia
Born: 18th December, 1946, Cincinnati, OH
Height: 5' 7½" (171 cm)
Claim to Fame: E.T., Jurassic Park
All those horrible, traumatic years I spent as a kid became what I draw from creatively today.
I don`t drink coffee. I`ve never had a cup of coffee in my entire life. That`s something you probably don`t know about me. I`ve hated the taste since I was a kid.
Almost directed Big (1988) with Tom Hanks starring, but didn't want to steal the thunder of his sister, Anne Spielberg, who co-wrote the script.
Was directing a childbirth scene when he received a call that Amy Irving was giving birth to their son Max Spielberg.
'He was one of the greats of cinema': Actor and film director Richard Attenborough has died five days short of his 91st birthday
-British actor died at lunchtime yesterday, five days before 91st birthday
-He was one of Britain's leading actors, before becoming successful director
-He was the elder brother of BBC nature broadcaster Sir David Attenborough
-Director won eight Oscars for 1982 epic Gandhi, including best director
-He was living with actress wife Sheila Sims in care home for sick entertainers
-The pair married in 1945 after meeting at Rada and had three children
-Lord Attenborough had been confined to wheelchair after stroke in 2008
-Became friends with Diana, Princess of... Read More
Posted by Dianab 5 months ago
Landing a huge star like Halle Berry for a TV show is one thing, but "Extant" also backs up the big-name casting with some impressive, intriguing promos. Even if sci-fi dramas aren't your thing, you're bound to tune in to CBS/Global's latest summer series, even if it's just to satisfy your curiosity.
As you may already know, "Extant" centres on astronaut Molly (Berry), who's been on a solo mission up in a space station for over a year. She's freshly reunited with her husband, John (Goran Visnjic), and robot son (yes, you read that... Read More
Posted by Tracker748 5 months ago
Bob Hoskins, the bullet-shaped British film star who brought a singular mix of charm, menace and cockney accent to a variety of roles, including the bemused live-action hero of the largely animated “Who Framed Roger Rabbit,” has died. He was 71.
A spokeswoman, Clair Dobbs, released a statement by his family on Wednesday saying that he had died in a hospital, where he had been treated for pneumonia. No other details were given. A much-honored, Oscar-nominated actor, Mr. Hoskins had announced his retirement in August 2012 after learning he had... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 9 months ago
A tearful last message of love to the wife 'he was kept from' and a vicious family war over his cash: The wretched last days of screen legend Mickey Rooney who died 'choking on his food'
The stepson of Mickey Rooney today revealed the vicious family war that has tarnished the Hollywood great's memory and made his last days wretched.
In shocking claims, Christopher Aber said the entertainer, who died yesterday aged 93, was a 'hostage' and was forcibly kept apart from his wife Jan Chamberlain - and alleges the star was so badly treated that he died after choking on his food.
Christopher’s bitter words lay bare the full extent of the family rift that cast a shadow over the beloved star’s career – and plans for a dignified... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 9 months ago
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) -- Christopher Evan Welch, the actor whose roles on New York stages led to a series of film and television roles, including a regular spot on AMC
's "Rubicon," has died in Southern California.
His family said in a statement Wednesday that Welch died Dec. 2 in Santa Monica. He was 48 and had been diagnosed with lung cancer.
The Dallas-born actor won an Obie Award in 2000 for his performance in "A Streetcar Named Desire" at the New York Theatre Workshop.
On television, Welch had roles in "The Sopranos," "The... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 1 year ago
As the Civil War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield and as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.