Steve McQueen will forever be recognised as one of Hollywood’s most iconic movie stars. His rugged good looks, bad-boy sexuality and searing charisma set him apart as he grew from a small-town hood to become the highest paid and most sought-after actor of his generation.
He was notorious for challenging authority and lived life for himself. Nicknamed the “King of Cool”, his volatile yet enduring anti-hero persona was as much a part of who he really was as an individual as the characters he portrayed on-screen.
Combining extensive original interviews, including a rare interview with Steve McQueen himself, the best of Steve’s major motion pictures and archival footage, the film chronicles McQueen’s extraordinary career while focusing on the correlation between his on-screen and off-screen experiences. Digging deep into underexplored aspects of the McQueen legacy, I Am Steve McQueen tells the incredible life story of this legendary actor, racer and