Steven Allan Spielberg (born December 18, 1946) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and studio entrepreneur. Spielberg’s early science-fiction and adventure films were seen as archetypes of modern Hollywood blockbuster filmmaking. In later years, his films began addressing issues such as the Holocaust, the Transatlantic slave trade, war, and terrorism. He is considered one of the most popular and influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. He is also one of the co-founders of DreamWorks movie studio.
Known for: A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977), Duel (1971), Jaws (1975), Munich (2005), The Indiana Jones Series, Ready Player One (2018), Saving Private Ryan (1998), Schindler’s List (1993), War of The Worlds (2005), and E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), and Jurrasic Park (1993).