Steven Soderbergh

1963 - Today

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Steven Andrew Soderbergh (; born January 14, 1963) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, and editor. A pioneer of modern independent cinema, Soderbergh is an acclaimed and prolific filmmaker. Soderbergh's directorial-breakthrough indie drama Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989) lifted him into the public spotlight as a notable presence in the film industry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steven Soderbergh has received more than 5,753,283 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Steven Soderbergh is the 221st most popular film director (up from 329th in 2019), the 1,448th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,158th in 2019) and the 63rd most popular American Film Director.

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Among film directors, Steven Soderbergh ranks 221 out of 1,580Before him are Alan J. Pakula, Barry Levinson, Mario Bava, Henry Hathaway, Raoul Walsh, and Terence Young. After him are David Hamilton, Edwin S. Porter, Franklin J. Schaffner, Margarethe von Trotta, Roger Corman, and Stanley Kramer.

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Among people born in 1963, Steven Soderbergh ranks 32Before him are Rick Rubin, Natasha Richardson, Mike Pompeo, Emilio Butragueño, Lars Ulrich, and Borut Pahor. After him are Hideo Kojima, Yngwie Malmsteen, Mark Strong, Helen Hunt, Emmanuelle Béart, and Brigitte Nielsen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steven Soderbergh ranks 1,448 out of 15,968Before him are Mamie Eisenhower (1896), Leroy Anderson (1908), Jane Wyman (1917), Jerry Reed (1937), John Gavin (1931), and Elizabeth Montgomery (1933). After him are Robert E. Park (1864), Ray Conniff (1916), Christina Onassis (1950), Gary Busey (1944), Arthur Kornberg (1918), and Paul D. Boyer (1918).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United States

Among film directors born in United States, Steven Soderbergh ranks 63Before him are John Sturges (1910), Arthur Penn (1922), Alan J. Pakula (1928), Barry Levinson (1942), Henry Hathaway (1898), and Raoul Walsh (1887). After him are Edwin S. Porter (1870), Roger Corman (1926), Stanley Kramer (1913), Richard Fleischer (1916), Russ Meyer (1922), and Cecil B. DeMille (1881).

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