Steven Spielberg makes to Time Magazine`s 100 most influential list

Washington: Oscar-winning director Steven Spielberg has been named as the one of the most influential person in the world in Time Magazine`s list.

Split into five sections - titans, pioneers, leaders, icons and artists - the list covers people from areas including politics, activism, sport, the arts and science, who have been deemed to change the world for better or for worse.

Spielberg will be leading this year`s Cannes Film Festival jury.