Steven Spielberg net worth: American director, producer and screenwriter, Steven Spielberg has a net worth of $3.6 billion.
Steven Spielberg is a veteran Hollywood movie director who is the pioneer of new Hollywood era. Steven has managed to uplift the craze and popularity to the next level with his unimaginably influencing movies. Spielberg has been dominating the Hollywood, with his excellent passion and wisdom regarding moviemaking which is proved by the record breaking movies of all time, “Jaws”, “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” and the “Jurassic Park” series. Steven is an Academy award winning director who has managed to become a billionaire solely with his involvement in filmmaking.
Born Steven Allan Spielberg on December 18, 1946 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, he was raised in orthodox Jewish family. Steven was a creative child from his childhood and was very much interested in filmmaking since his early teens. He even won some prizes in and out of schools in different programs. All of these incidents motivated Steven to focus his career in filmmaking and nowhere else, which brings him to this height of fame and respect.
Spielberg after graduating from California State University went on to get an unpaid internship from the famous “Universal Studios”. After that, he debuted as a director of pilot episode of “Night Gallery”. His full-length debut movie was “The Sugarland Express” but the real claim to fame came for Steven with the movie “Jaws”. It was a big hit which grossed more than $470 million in the box-office worldwide, and garnered him Academy Award.
As the movie went on to hold many records that still exist, Steven became a sensation in the Hollywood as a director. He then started producing and screenwriting as well which helped him excel in his own line of business. He went on to give more of the biggest movies such as “Schindler’s List”, “Saving Private Ryan”, “Indiana Jones” and many more. Steven is now the dominating figure of Hollywood who has managed to mesmerize his audience every time he works. He is also a co-founder of “Dreamwork Studios”.
Spielberg has been married twice and fathers seven children from his different wives including their children from previous marriages. Formerly married to actress Amy Irving, Spielberg is currently married to Kate Capshaw with whom he lives like a king in his multimillion dollar mansions that extend in different parts of the country. He also owns a yatch, a private jet as well as a private island which gives his extraordinary luxury to his life. The veteran director of all times now lives as a billionaire with a net worth of $3.6 billion in 2015.
Quick Facts about Steven Spielberg
Full name: Steven Allen Spielberg
Birth Date: December 18, 1946
Birth Place: Cincinatti, Ohio, USA
Height: 5ft 7in
Profession: Director, producer, screenwriter, filmmaker
Ethnicity: Jewish American
Marital Status: Married to Kate Capshaw
Astrological Sign: Capricorn