Dawn Steel
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1946


When Dawn Steel took the reins as president of production at Paramount Pictures in the early '80s, she was a pioneer for Hollywood women. When she took control of Columbia in 1987, she became a legendary example of how guts, hard work, a fiery temperament, and a staunch "can-do" attitude could be harnessed to push through even the thickest glass ceiling. She was born Dawn Spielberg (no relation...