Steve McQueen

Actor | * 03/24/1930 († 50, 11/07/1980) | Beech Grove, IN
Terrence Stephen McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980), nicknamed the "King of Cool", was an American actor. His antihero persona, emphasized during the height of the counterculture of the 1960s, made him a top box-office draw during the 1960s and 1970s. McQueen received an Academy Award nomination for his role in The Sand Pebbles. His other popular films include The Cincinnati Kid, Love with the Proper Stranger, The Thomas Crown Affair, Bullitt, The Getaway, and Papillon, as well as the all-star ensemble films The Magnificent Seven, The Great ..."> ()
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He was the ultra-cool male film star of the 1960s, and rose from a troubled youth spent in reform schools to being the world's most popular actor. Over 25 years after his untimely death from mesothelioma in 1980, Steve McQueen is still considered hip and cool, and he endures as an icon of popular culture. .

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Action

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Awards & Nominations for Steve McQueen

National Defense Service Medal Academy Award for Best Actor

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Movies with Steve McQueen as Actor(43)

as Himself (archive footage)2015 Steve McQueen: Desert Racer
as Himself (archive footage)2014 I Am Steve McQueen
as Himself - Interviewee (archive footage)2005 Steve McQueen: The Essence of Cool
as himself2005 Dust to Glory
as Himself (archive footage)2002 The Kid Stays in the Picture
as Self (archive footage)1993 The Curse of the Dragon
as himself1984 Bruce Lee: The Legend
as Tom Horn1980 Tom Horn
as Ralph "Papa" Thorson1980 The Hunter
as Dr. Thomas Stockmann1978 An Enemy of the People
as Dirt-Bike Rider (uncredited)1976 Dixie Dynamite
as Chief O'Hallorhan1974 The Towering Inferno
as himself1973 The Magnificent Rebel
as Henri "Papillon" Charriere1973 Papillon
as Junior Bonner1972 Junior Bonner
as Doc McCoy1972 The Getaway
as Michael Delaney1971 Le Mans
as himself1971 On Any Sunday
as Boon Hogganbeck1969 The Reivers
as Lt. Frank Bullitt1968 Bullitt
as Thomas Crown1968 The Thomas Crown Affair
as Max Sand1966 Nevada Smith
as Jake Holman1966 The Sand Pebbles
as The Cincinnati Kid (File Footage)1965 The Cincinnati Kid Plays According to Hoyle
as Eric Stoner ("The Cincinnati Kid")1965 The Cincinnati Kid
as Henry Thomas1965 Baby the Rain Must Fall
as Rocky Papasano1963 Love with the Proper Stranger
as Captain Hilts1963 The Great Escape
as Sgt. Eustis Clay1963 Soldier in the Rain
as John Reese1962 Hell Is for Heroes
as Capt. Buzz Rickson1962 The War Lover
as Lt. Ferguson 'Fergie' Howard1961 The Honeymoon Machine
as Bill Ringa1959 Never So Few
as Martin Cabell1958 Never Love a Stranger
as Steve Andrews1958 The Blob
as Young Man Trying to Ring the Bell1953 Girl on the Run

TV Shows/Series with Steve McQueen as Actor(7)

Movies with Steve McQueen as Crew(3)

Production/Executive Producer1980 Tom Horn
Production/Executive Producer1978 An Enemy of the People
Production/Producer1971 On Any Sunday

Born: Monday, 03/24 1930 (March) in Beech Grove
Died: Friday, 11/07 1980 (November) in Ciudad Juárez (aged: 50)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, Boys Republic, Actors Studio
Spouses (current/former): Ali MacGraw, Neile Adams, Barbara Minty
Children: Chad McQueen
Father: William McQueen
Mother: Julia Crawford
Related to: Steven R. McQueen
Other names for Steve McQueen (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Terrence Steven McQueen"
"Steve McQueen (Schauspieler)"
Steve McQueen frequently works together with these people:
James Coburn (6x, Actor)
Robert Vaughn (6x, Actor)
Robert E. Relyea (6x, Crew)
Constance Ford (6x, Actress)
John Sturges (5x, Crew)
Whit Bissell (5x, Actor)
Everett Sloane (5x, Actor)
Steve Brodie (5x, Actor)
Ralph Meeker (5x, Actor)
Joe Mantell (5x, Actor)
Alexander Scourby (5x, Actor)
Lawrence Dobkin (5x, Actor)

Other people with this name: Steve McQueen (GB)

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2025, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/05/2020