Don Steele (I) (1936–1997)

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Don Steele was born on April 1, 1936 in Hollywood, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Death Race 2000 (1975), Gremlins (1984) and Grand Theft Auto (1977). He was married to Shaune McNamara Steele. He died on August 5, 1997 in Hollywood. See full bio »

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Known For

Death Race 2000 Junior Bruce
Gremlins Rockin' Ricky Rialto
Grand Theft Auto Curly Q. Brown
Rock 'n' Roll High School Screamin' Steve Stevens


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 1994 Rebel Highway (TV Series)
- Runaway Daughters (1994) ... XRAY DJ (as The Real Don Steele)
 1993 Wings (TV Series)
Radio Announcer
- Come Fly with Me (1993) ... Radio Announcer (as The Real Don Steele)
 1989 Nowhere to Run
Charlie Caddo
 1984 Gremlins
Rockin' Ricky Rialto (voice)
 1982 Eating Raoul
Howard Swine - Swingers Party Host
 1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School
Screamin' Steve Stevens
 1977 Grand Theft Auto
Curly Q. Brown
 1975 Death Race 2000
Junior Bruce (as The Real Don Steele)
 1974 The Day the Earth Moved (TV Movie)
Disc Jockey
 1973 The Student Teachers (as The Real Don Steele)
 1970 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
1st Logger
- Absalom (1970) ... 1st Logger
 1968 Targets
Deejay on Radio (voice, uncredited)
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 1978 Kiss Meets the Phantom of the Park (TV Movie)
 1970 Bracken's World (TV Series)
- Focus on a Gun (1970) ... Self
 1968 Showcase '68 (TV Series)
Self - Talent Judge
- Episode #1.1 (1968) ... Self - Talent Judge
 1966 Bewitched (TV Series)
- Samantha for the Defense (1966) ... Self
 1966 The Lloyd Thaxton Show (TV Series)
- Episode #4.218 (1966) ... Self
- Episode #4.189 (1966) ... Self
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 2013 A Video History of the American Radio Personality! (TV Movie documentary)
Self - Air Personality, KRLA Los Angeles (as The Real Don Steele)

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Narrated the U.S. theatrical trailer for Tomcats (1976).

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The Real Don Steele


6' 4" (1.93 m)


Shaune McNamara Steele  (his death)

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