Steven Spielberg: News

Steven Allan Spielberg is a Hollywood film director, producer, and screenwriter. Born on December 18, 1946, in Ohio, he is amongst the most successful directors of Hollywood. His movies range from the action-thriller genre to the sci-fi genre. Steven Spielberg is best known for directing Hollywood blockbuster movies like ‘Jaws’ (1975), ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ (1977), ‘E.T. The Extra -Terrestrial’ (1982), ‘The Color Purple’ (1985), ‘Empire of the Sun’ (1987), ‘A.I. Artificial Intelligence’ (2001), ‘Minority Report’ (2002), ‘War of the Worlds’ (2005), ‘The Adventures of Tintin’ (2011), ‘Lincoln’ (2012), and ‘The Post’ (2017). He has been closely associated with Universal Studios. He also directed blockbuster series such as ‘Jurassic Park’ (1995-2001), and the ‘Indiana Jones’ series (1981-2022). In 1984, Spielberg along with producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall co-founded the production company Amblin Entertainment Inc and DreamWorks Pictures. He is the recipient of three Academy Awards. The American screenwriter Anne Spielberg is his sister. He married Hollywood actress Amy Irving in 1985 and divorced her in 1988. He tied the knot with former Hollywood Actress Kate Capshaw in 1991 and has been married since then.

13 Sep 2023


'Scream' to 'Charlie's Angels': Drew Barrymore's top performances 

Throughout her career spanning four decades, Drew Barrymore has had her fair share of love, praise, spotlight, fame, highs and lows and has carved a diverse filmography on the way.

04 Sep 2023

Roman Polanski

Polanski's #ThePalace scores 0% on #RottenTomatoes: Films with same record

The expectations were running high from Roman Polanski's The Palace—which premiered on Sunday at the Venice Film Festival.

07 Aug 2023


'Oppenheimer,' 'Lincoln': 5 Hollywood biopics you must watch

Biopic (or biographical film) is one of the finest movie genres which is equally loved and preferred by filmmakers and audiences. There are numerous first-rate biopics that have been made over the years including Bohemian Rhapsody, A Beautiful Mind, Elvis, and many others.

03 Aug 2023


From 'Harry Potter' to 'Home Alone': Top family-friendly PG-rated movies

Deciding on a film that the whole family can enjoy can be a tiresome task—especially with the abundance of "unfiltered content" available through OTT platforms.

01 Aug 2023


Top-rated black-and-white classic films of Hollywood

Even before color cinema became a thing, filmmakers mastered filmmaking using black and white film rolls.

23 May 2023

Oprah Winfrey

'The Color Purple' trailer: Why the original book was banned

The dynamic duo of Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg have joined forces to revitalize the beloved The Color Purple—the trailer of which was released on Monday.

29 Apr 2023


Happy birthday, Daniel Day-Lewis: 5 greatest films of all time

Hollywood was in for a surprise when Daniel Day-Lewis announced his retirement from acting in 2017. His last release was Phantom Thread directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.

02 Apr 2023

Martin Scorsese

10 must-watch movies if you have 3 hours to spare

Martin Scorsese's highly-anticipated Killers of the Flower Moon will have a runtime of nearly four hours, as per Variety.

10 Mar 2023


Casting Society Artios Awards 2023: Big winners and other details

As it is the awards season, the 38th edition of the Casting Society Artios Awards concluded recently and the top winners were Everything Everywhere All at Once and Abbott Elementary.

05 Mar 2023

Academy Awards

'Everything Everywhere...' sweeps Independent Spirit Awards: Decoding success of film

The Daniels' Everything Everywhere All At Once is on a record-breaking awards spree, and there is no stopping it!

26 Feb 2023


Former Academy president, Oscar-winning producer Walter Mirisch dies at 101

Walter Mirisch, a legendary Oscar-winning producer and former Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) president, passed away on Friday at the age of 101.

14 Feb 2023

Academy Awards

Oscar nominees luncheon: Largest turnout in history with 182 nominees

In continuation of the annual ceremony of celebrating Oscar nominees, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hosted the 41st Oscar Nominees Luncheon on Monday.

13 Feb 2023


Teaser of fifth 'Indiana Jones' film is out

Harrison Ford is back as the iconic archaeologist for the fifth installment of the Indiana Jones franchise.

11 Feb 2023


Steven Spielberg to James Cameron: Hollywood filmmakers who loved 'RRR'

Filmmaker SS Rajamouli's RRR is one of the biggest and most successful Indian films of all time.

08 Feb 2023

Box Office

Box office buzz: 5 exciting movies hitting theaters this Friday

What an incredible start to the year 2023, where titles like Varisu, Thunivu, and Pathaan stormed the box office with massive staggering collections while garnering praises all the way for the performances!

25 Jan 2023

OTT releases

Oscars 2023: Where to watch Best Picture nominees on OTT 

The Academy Awards released its final nominations for the 95th edition of the prestigious award ceremony on Tuesday. Indians might be disappointed to not see RRR in the Best Picture category but the list has some great films.

14 Jan 2023


Everything to know about 'The Fabelmans' ahead of India release

Steven Spielberg's movie memoir The Fabelmans is set to premiere in India after courting adulation and accolades in the West.

11 Jan 2023

Golden Globe Awards

Golden Globes 2023: Check out full list of winners

The Golden Globes Awards returned to the screens this year after it temporarily went un-televised and without celebrities or media in attendance. The award show was held in Los Angeles on Wednesday (IST), restoring its pride and glory.

18 Dec 2022


Steven Spielberg birthday special: 5 must-watch films of legendary filmmaker

One of the most celebrated names in the world of cinema is legendary filmmaker Steven Spielberg.

18 Nov 2022


Bradley Cooper roped in for Steven Spielberg's film on 'Bullitt'

Bradley Cooper has been roped in to play the lead character in ace director Steven Spielberg's next film, based on Steve McQueen's eponymous character Frank Bullitt, essayed in the 1968 classic Bullitt.

12 Sep 2022


'The Fabelmans' trailer: Steven Spielberg pens heartfelt love-letter to filmmaking

Steven Spielberg's deeply ambitious movie memoir The Fabelmans' trailer is out.

19 Jul 2022


Steven Spielberg directed debut music video, here's how it went

Legendary director Steven Spielberg stepped into the shoes of a music video director for Marcus Mumford's song Cannibal.

31 May 2022


Netflix's 'Maestro': Bradley Cooper is unrecognizable in first look images

Streaming giant Netflix set the internet on fire on Monday by releasing the first look pictures from the sets of Maestro.

27 May 2022


These Hollywood films are based on tragic true stories

The beauty of storytelling hits different when depicting true events.

22 May 2022

Martin Scorsese

AMPAS member Jeffrey Cooper found guilty of child molestation

Jeffrey Cooper, a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), was convicted on three counts of child molestation by a jury on Friday, reported LA Times.

28 Feb 2022

Warner Bros

Steven Spielberg working on film on Steve McQueen's 'Bullitt' character

Acclaimed Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg has an exciting project in development, as per reports.

07 Dec 2021


Why Spielberg's 'West Side Story' won't release in Middle-East nations?

After professing his desire to make musical features for long, acclaimed filmmaker Steven Spielberg finally ventured into making one with West Side Story.

22 Jun 2021


Steven Spielberg strikes deal with Netflix. Is Hollywood finally changing?

Steven Spielberg-led Amblin Partners and Netflix have joined forces that will have the company produce multiple new films for the streaming giant every year.

04 Jun 2021


Harrison Ford returns for 'Indiana Jones 5', shooting begins soon

Harrison Ford still remains our favorite archaeologist in pop culture.

26 Apr 2021

Academy Awards

First teaser of Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' makes waves

Steven Spielberg fans were treated with the first trailer of his new movie West Side Story, starring Ansel Elgort and Rachel Zegler.

28 Mar 2021

Seth Rogen

Seth Rogen to play Steven Spielberg's uncle in upcoming drama

American film director and Hollywood legend, Steven Spielberg, has roped in actor-comedian Seth Rogen for his yet untitled project.

01 Dec 2020


'Animaniacs' returns to Hulu with spoofs, laughs, and goof-ups

The pandemic proved to be a great time to enjoy animation across genres.

07 Nov 2020


'Come Play' with a creepy creature that invades your smartphones

It is pandemic era's weekend, and most of us are busy scrounging the internet for that one film that is going to keep us awake all night.

13 Sep 2020


#ComicBytes: Underrated DC heroes who deserve their own movies

Marvel and DC are two comic book giants. But when it comes to films, Marvel has managed to go beyond expectations with its cinematic universe.

31 Jul 2020

Jimmy Fallon

Drew hosts "kid" Barrymore in exciting talk show promo

The Drew Barrymore Show has won the hearts of its audience by releasing a video where the present Drew Barrymore is seen interviewing the then 7-year-old acting prodigy.

03 Apr 2020


Steven Spielberg teams with AFI for new online movie club

In these times of great uncertainty and anxiety, good movies could bring us joy and comfort.

20 Feb 2020


Filmmaker Steven Spielberg's daughter admits she is a porn star

Legendary American filmmaker Steven Spielberg's adopted daughter Mikaela has revealed that she is working as a porn star, and aspires to become a stripper.

06 Aug 2019

Shabana Azmi

Shabana on joining 'Halo': It can't get bigger than this

Shabana Azmi has been roped in for the highly-anticipated Showtime web-series Halo, which will be produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment.

11 Nov 2018


IFFI-2018 to screen 10 Israeli films under country focus feature

'Working Woman' and 'Longing' are among the 10 Israeli films that will be screened at the 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) as part of the country focus package.

25 May 2018


"Jurassic World 2" to release on June 7 in India

Universal Pictures India's "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom", which was earlier slated to release on June 8 will now be releasing along with superstar Rajinikanth's "Kaala" on June 7.

25 Mar 2018


Netflix films shouldn't be eligible for the Oscars: Steven Spielberg

Movie maverick Steven Spielberg has opined that Netflix movies should not be considered for the Academy Awards.

21 Mar 2018


Steven Spielberg will commence 'Indiana Jones 5' shoot next year

Much to the delight of all the 'Indiana Jones' fans, the shooting of the fifth installment of the film is set to begin in 2019.