Knowledge Identifier: +Steven_Soderbergh
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1963.
Countries: United States (67%), United Kingdom (9%), (7%)
Linked to: Louisiana State University, Louisiana State University Laboratory School, Sydney Theatre Company, Archer Daniels Midland
Cinema of the United States - American independent cinema was revitalized in the late 1980s and early 1990s when another new generation of moviemakers, including Spike Lee, Steven Soderbergh, Kevin_Smith, and Quentin Tarantino made movies like, respectively: "Do the Right Thing"; "Sex, Lies, and Videotape"; "Clerks"; and "Reservoir Dogs"
Cliff Martinez - The same recording ended up in Steven Soderbergh's hands and Martinez was hired to score the famed director's first theatrical release, 1989's "sex, lies, and videotape"
Soderbergh was born in Atlanta , the son of Mary Ann and Peter Andrew Soderbergh, who was a university administrator and educator.
Alfonso Cuaron - After this success, director Sydney Pollack hired Cuarón to direct an episode of "Fallen Angels", a series of neo-noir stories produced for the Showtime premium cable network in 1993; other directors who worked on the series included Steven Soderbergh, Jonathan Kaplan, Peter Bogdanovich and Tom Hanks
A. E. Hotchner - It was made into a film in 1993, the screenplay written and directed by Steven Soderbergh
Mark Johnson (producer) - Johnson has either presented or executive produced Luis Llosa's directorial debut, "Sniper", Tim Robbins's directorial debut, "Bob Roberts", Steven Soderbergh's "Kafka", Robert Redford's Oscar-nominated "Quiz Show" and "Journey of Hope", winner of the 1999 Foreign Language Academy *award
Katherine Heigl - Heigl appeared as Christina Sebastian in Steven Soderbergh's Depression-era drama "King of the Hill" before being cast in her first leading role in the 1994 comedy "My Father the Hero"
Daniel Fuchs - In 1995, "Criss Cross" was remade as "The Underneath" by director Steven Soderbergh, with credit given to Fuchs
Don't Look Now - Its influence is less obvious but still apparent in "Out of Sight", a 1998 film directed by Steven Soderbergh
Melissa George - After a supporting role in Steven Soderbergh's 1999 neo-noir crime film "The Limey", she was cast in a supporting role, Cleo Miller, in the 2001 black comedy "Sugar & Spice" and had a minor role in David Lynch's critically acclaimed "Mulholland Drive," which opened at the 2001 Cannes Film Festival
Aaron Eckhart - Eckhart first gained wide exposure in 2000 as George, a pony-tailed, goateed biker, in Steven Soderbergh's drama, "Erin Brockovich"
James Brolin - These include the role of General Ralph Landry, outgoing director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy in Steven Soderbergh's Oscar-winning "Traffic" ; as Jack Barnes in Steven Spielberg's "Catch Me If You Can" ; a minor role in the 2003 comedy "A Guy Thing"; as philandering husband Robert Hatch in the 2006 comedy "The Alibi" ; as Jack Jennings in the 2007 film "The American Standards"; as TV network anchor Frank Harris in Richard Shepard's "The Hunting Party" ; and as Brian in Joel Hopkins' 2008 film "Last Chanc
Matt Damon - He co-starred as thief Linus Caldwell, alongside George Clooney, Brad Pitt, and Julia Roberts, in Steven Soderbergh's 2001 film Ocean's Eleven, a remake of the Rat Pack's 1960 caper film of the same name; the successful crime dramedy spawned two sequels, "Ocean's Twelve" and "Ocean's Thirteen"
Casey Affleck - In 2001, Affleck became part of an ensemble cast in the remake of the Rat Pack movie "Ocean's Eleven", directed by Steven Soderbergh
Also in 2002, Soderbergh was elected First Vice President of the Directors Guild of America.
Jules Asner - On May 10, 2003, she married movie director Steven Soderbergh
Ocean's Thirteen - "'Ocean's Thirteen"' is a 2007 American comedy heist film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring an ensemble cast
Edgar Ramirez - Among those are the first part of the two film bundle "Che" by Steven Soderbergh, where he played the role of Ciro Redondo , "La Hora Cero" , a short film directed by Guillermo Arriaga, the acclaimed screenwriter of "Amores Perros", "21 Grams" and "Babel" ; "Plan B", directed by Alejandro García Wiederman ; "Yotama se va volando" , directed by Luis Armando Roche ; "Punto y raya" , directed by Elia K. Schneider , submitted by Venezuela for Oscar consideration for 2004 Best Foreign Film, in which he played Colo
In 2009, Soderbergh directed a play titled Tot-Mom for the Sydney Theatre Company in Sydney, Australia.
Jim Walrod - In May 2009 Walrod's designs for Gild Hall, a Thompson hotel in the financial district, were featured as a primary setting in director Steven Soderbergh's film "The Girlfriend Experience
Gina Carano - In September 2009, Carano landed the leading role in the spy thriller movie "Haywire" , directed by Steven Soderbergh
Bryan Cranston - Cranston's 2010s work includes a supporting role in the drama "The Lincoln Lawyer", and supporting roles in successful thrillers such as "Drive" and the Steven Soderbergh film "Contagion"
Jafar Panahi - American film directors Paul Thomas Anderson, Joel & Ethan Coen, Francis Ford Coppola, Jonathan Demme, Robert De Niro, Curtis Hanson, Jim Jarmusch, Ang Lee, Richard Linklater, Terrence Malick, Michael Moore, Robert Redford, Martin Scorsese, James Schamus, Paul Schrader, Steven Soderbergh, Steven_Spielberg, Oliver Stone and Frederick Wiseman signed a letter on 30 April 2010 urging Panahi's release
Patti Smith - On May 17, 2010, Patti Smith received an honorary doctorate in fine arts from Pratt Institute, along with architect Daniel Libeskind, MoMA director Glenn Lowry, former NYC Landmarks Commissioner Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, novelist Jonathan Lethem, and director Steven Soderbergh
Beth Winslet - Also in 2011, Winslet appeared in Steven Soderbergh's disaster film "Contagion", featuring an ensemble cast consisting of Marion Cotillard, Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow and Jude Law. The thriller follows the rapid progress of a lethal indirect contact transmission virus that kills within days
Kate Winslet - Also in 2011, Winslet appeared in Steven Soderbergh's disaster film Contagion, featuring an ensemble cast consisting of Marion Cotillard, Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow and Jude Law. The thriller follows the rapid progress of a lethal indirect contact transmission virus that kills within days.
Fomite - Fomites play a conspicuous role in Steven Soderbergh's 2011 film "Contagion" about a pandemic
Gina Carano - Her debut breakout performance was in Steven Soderbergh's 2011 action-thriller film "Haywire", which earned her a nomination for Best Actress in an Action Movie at the 18th Critics' Choice *awards
Jennifer Ehle - In 2011, Ehle played Dr. Ally Hextall in Steven Soderbergh's critically acclaimed "Contagion"
Leni Riefenstahl - In 2011, the director Steven Soderbergh revealed that he had spent 6 months working on a biopic of Riefenstahl
Television program - In 2012, Academy-Award winning film director Steven Soderbergh, commenting on ambiguity and complexity of character and narrative, stated: "I think those qualities are now being seen on television and that people who want to see stories that have those kinds of qualities are watching television
Michael Fassbender - In 2012, he appeared in "Haywire", an action-thriller directed by Steven Soderbergh, and in the science fiction film "Prometheus"
Catherine Zeta-Jones - Her 2013 projects included "Broken City" and Steven Soderbergh's "Side Effects", the latter being their third collaboration
Rooney Mara - Rooney Mara has signed on to appear in Steven Soderbergh's 2013 film "Side Effects", previously titled "The Bitter Pill"
Behind the Candelabra - "'Behind the Candelabra"' is a 2013 American drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh
Side Effects (2013 film) - "'Side Effects"' is a 2013 American psychological thriller film directed by Steven Soderbergh from a screenplay written by Scott Z. Burns
Raiders of the Lost Ark - In 2014, film director Steven Soderbergh published an experimental black-and-white version of the film, with the original soundtrack and dialogue replaced by an electronic soundtrack
Chloe Grace Moretz - On January 16, 2014, it was announced Moretz would appear in an Off-Broadway show directed by Steven Soderbergh entitled "The Library"
Chloe Grace Moretz - From March 25 through April 27, 2014, Moretz made her Off-Broadway debut in "The Library", directed by Steven Soderbergh
In September 2015, Soderbergh was announced to be directing a film for HBO titled "Mosaic"
In February 2016, Soderbergh is rumoured to have ended his retirement to direct a NASCAR heist film, Lucky Logan, starring Channing Tatum
In July 2017, it was revealed that Soderbergh had secretly shot a film using iPhones titled "Unsane" and starring Claire Foy and Juno Temple
Sebastian Stan - In 2017, Stan co-starred as a NASCAR driver, Dayton White, in Steven Soderbergh's comedy "Logan Lucky", portrayed Jeff Gillooly, alongside Margot Robbie as Tonya Harding, in Craig Gillespie's biopic "I, Tonya" , based on the figure skating rivalry between Harding and Nancy Kerrigan, and starred alongside J. K. Simmons in the drama "I'm Not Here"
Amy Irving - In 2017, she was cast in the psychological horror film "Unsane", directed by Steven Soderbergh
Amy Irving - In 2018, she co-starred in the psychological horror film "Unsane", directed by Steven Soderbergh
It was released on February 8, 2019, by Netflix, and received positive reviews from critics