Latest Steve Mcqueen News


Steve Mcqueen's Motorbike Up For Auction

The bike will be among the highlights at an upcoming Hollywood Legends sale, featuring a handful of the late legend's keepsakes, also including a racing jacket and the actor's signed will. News...

Steve Mcqueen's Bullitt Car Found On A Scrap Heap

The car went missing shortly after filming wrapped and MCQueen spent years unsuccessfully trying to track it down. It was recently discovered in a scrapyard and restored by body shop owner Ralph...

Liam Neeson Will Star In Widows

Liam Neeson is set to star in 'Widows'. The 64-year-old actor has reportedly been cast in the upcoming thriller, which will be directed by director Steve McQueen, and is rumoured to play the role of...

Steve Mcqueen's Martial Arts Files Sell At Auction

The actor's student file from time he spent at Bruce Lee's Jun Fan Gung Fu Institute in 1967 went under the hammer at Nate D. Sanders Auctions on Thursday night (17Nov16). Lee...

Cynthia Erivo Cast In Widows

Cynthia Erivo is to star in 'Widows'.The 29-year-old actress initially thought it was a ''joke'' when director Steve McQueen offered her the role of Belle in his upcoming big-screen adaptation of Linda La Plante's 1983...

Steve Mcqueen Receives Bfi Fellowship

Steve McQueen received the British Film Institute (BFI) Fellowship on Saturday (15.10.16). The '12 Years A Slave' director was presented with his prize by frequent collaborator Michael Fassbender at the closing ceremony for the London...

Viola Davis Signs On For Steve Mcqueen Heist Movie

The filmmaker has teamed up with Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn to co-write crime thriller Widows, which centres upon four desperate women who plan a robbery. The project is based on the...

Lupita Nyong’O Wants To Focus A 'New Lens' On African Identity

Following her Academy Award-winning turn as Patsey in Steve MCQueen’s 12 Years a Slave, actress Lupita, who was born in Mexico, and raised in Kenya appeared in Broadway show Eclipsed, about the chaos of the...

Steve Mcqueen Becomes Youngest Recipient Of Bfi Fellowship

Steve McQueen is to become the youngest director to receive the British Film Institute's highest honour, the BFI Fellowship. The 46-year-old is already the only person to have won both the best picture Oscar and...

Steve Mcqueen To Make History With Bfi Fellowship Award

The Oscar winner will be handed the BFI's highest honour in recognition of his contribution to cinema during the organisation's annual awards ceremony on 15 October (16). With the accolade, the 46-year-old...

Brad Pitt To Wave The Flag For Le Mans Race

Race officials have announced the movie star will be the honorary starter on 18 June (16). Pitt will become the first actor to wave the race's starting flag since French screen idol...

Steve Mcqueen: '2016 Oscars Are A Watershed Moment'

Since the nominations for the upcoming Academy Awards were announced earlier in January (16) there has been a growing swell of criticism about the lack of diversity among them. Stars including Jada Pinkett Smith, Will...

Steve Mcqueen's Motorcycle Sells For $95,000

The 1934 Indian Sport Scout 750cc bike was one of a collection of classic motorcycles available to buy at Bonhams' autumn sale in Stafford. The vintage bike, which was specifically restored for...

Judy Carne, British Actor Best Known As ‘Sock-it-to-me’ Girl, Dies Aged 78

Judy Carne, the actor best known for her role in Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, has died at the age of 78. Carne died at Northampton Hospital on Thursday (3rd September).Goldie Hawn (pictured above) mourned the...

Robert Vaughn Feared For His Life In Mexican Brothel

Robert Vaughn ran for his life after failing to pay the bill in a Mexican brothel.The 82-year-old actor and his close friend, Hollywood legend Steve McQueen, were set upon by the brothel's bouncers when they...

Steve Mcqueen's Porsche Sells For $2 Million

MCQueen's 1976 Porsche 930 Turbo, which was reportedly the last new car the actor bought before his death in 1980, went under the hammer at the Mecum Auctions sale in Monterey, California and...

Kanye West: I'm A Bad Celebrity

Kanye West thinks he's a ''bad celebrity''.The 38-year-old rapper has joked he doesn't make a great star because of his unusual behaviour but believes his music makes up for it.He quipped: ''[I'm a] bad celebrity,...

Kanye West And Steve Mcqueen's Film Collaboration To Have U.s. Debut

The Stronger hitmaker and the 12 Years a Slave director joined forces for a piece called All Day/I Feel Like That, which will run in a gallery for four days at the famed...

Lupita Nyong'o Leads Fight Against Elephant Poaching

Lupita Nyong'o is leading a campaign against elephant poaching.The Oscar-winning actress has returned to Kenya to become a global elephant ambassador for international conservation organisation WildAid, advocating against the slaughter of elephants for their valuable...

Channing Tatum Gave His Father A Cameo In One Of His Films

The Magic Mike star's parents are very supportive of his career, but his dad has an annoying knack of reminding his son he'll never be movie legend Steve MCQueen. He says, "(He'd...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Admits He's A Loner

Chiwetel Ejiofor thinks he's a loner.The Oscar-nominated actor, who starred in Steve McQueen's '12 Years a Slave', says he's become more ''self-reliant'' as he's got older.And asked if he considers himself to be a loner,...

Chiwetel Ejiofor Admits He's Confused By Fame

Chiwetel Ejiofor struggles to understand fame.The 37-year-old actor, who's best known for his starring role in the Steve McQueen-directed '12 Years a Slave', says he's conscious that his profile has risen markedly since appearing in...

Lupita Nyong'o Expected Return To Normality After Oscars Win

Lupita Nyong'o expected her life to return to normality after winning the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 2014.The 32-year-old actress, who starred as Patsey in the Steve McQueen-directed '12 Years a Slave', has revealed...

Steve Mcqueen Tried To Persuade Eastwood To Take Apocalypse Now Role

In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Eastwood revealed MCQueen tried to convince him to take the lead role in the Francis Ford Coppola film, but the Dirty Harry star didn't fancy...

Kanye West Staging Four-night Paris Residency Filmed By Steve Mcqueen

Rapper Kanye West has recruited Oscar-winning 12 Years A Slave director Steve Mcqueen to film his newly-announced four-night residency in Paris, France.The Stronger hitmaker revealed on Friday (06Mar15) that he plans to hit the stage...

Sigourney Weaver Says Jennifer Lawrence Is 'Brilliant'

Sigourney Weaver thinks Jennifer Lawrence is ''brilliant''.The 65-year-old actress, who stars in new sci-fi film 'Chappie', has expressed her admiration for young film stars of today, many of whom live their lives under constant scrutiny....

Chris Pratt For Magnificent Seven?

Chris Pratt is in talks to star in 'Magnificent Seven'.The 35-year-old actor is in early talks with MGM about taking on a leading role in the upcoming Antoine Fuqua remake of the 1960 western directed...

Steve Mcqueen To Develop Widows Big Screen Adaptation

Filmmaker Steve Mcqueen is developing a big screen adaptation of cult British mini-series Widows.The 12 Years a Slave director will begin pre-production on the project by the end of the year (14), according to The...

Robert Downey, Jr. Developing Lost Steve Mcqueen Movie

Robert Downey, Jr. is developing a film based on a project late movie icon Steve Mcqueen wrote in the 1960s.A 1,700-page template for a movie titled Yucatan was discovered after MCQueen's death in 1980, and...

Steve Mcqueen To Make Paul Robeson Biopic - But Who Is Paul Robeson?

Steve McQueen, the Oscar-winning director of Hunger, Shame and 12 Years a Slave, has confirmed that his next project will be a biopic of the American actor, singer and activist Paul Robeson.Steve McQueen is to...

Steve Mcqueen

Steve Mcqueen Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.