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Steve McQueen (III)


Steve McQueen was born on October 9, 1969 in London, England as Steve Rodney McQueen. He is a director and writer, known for 12 Years a Slave (2013), Shame (2011) and Hunger (2008). See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 82 wins & 85 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

12 Years a Slave
12 Years a Slave Director
(2013)
Shame
Shame Director
(2011)
Hunger
Hunger Director
(2008)
Exodus
Exodus Director
(1997)

Filmography

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 2016 Mr. Burberry (Short)
 2014/VI Ashes (Short)
 2011 Shame
 2009 Giardini (Short)
 2009 Static (Short)
 2008 Rayners Lane (Short)
 2008 Hunger
 2007 Gravesend (Short)
 2007 Running Thunder (Short)
 2007 Unexploded (Short)
 2005 Pursuit (Short)
 2004/III Charlotte (Short)
 2002 Carib's Leap (Short)
 2002 Western Deep (Short)
 2001 7th Nov. (Short)
 2001 Girls, Tricky (Short)
 2001 Illuminer (Short)
 2000 Cold Breath (Short)
 1999 Prey (Short)
 1998 Drumroll (Short)
 1997 Deadpan (Short)
 1997 Catch (Short)
 1997 Exodus (Short)
 1996 Just Above My Head (Short)
 1996/II Stage (Short)
 1995 Five Easy Pieces (Short)
 1993 Bear (Short)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (3 credits)
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Show Show Self (27 credits)

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Other Works:

Video Installation: "7th November" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 8 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his "Mr. Burberry" campaign spot] Christopher (Bailey, Burberry CEO) is a unique human being and a real collaborator. His enthusiasm is infectious and that's what attracted me into working with him on the Mr. Burberry project. (...) I wanted to convey the idea of two people who are passionately in love, and go off on a dirty weekend. It's that moment in a relationship where all you are ... See more »

Trivia:

During exceptionally difficult scenes to watch, he says he uses a background distraction. For example, in 12 Years A Slave there are children innocently playing in the field behind Solomon Northup who is clinging for life as he is being hung. See more »

Trademark:

Dialogue scenes shot in a single take or a series of long takes See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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