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About Sam Mendes

Sam Mendes is a Oscar-winning film director. In March 2010, Sam Mendes and Kate Winslet have parted ways. Their lawyers confirmed the separation in a statement.

Personal Biography

Actress Kate Winslet is his wife. For more information about their relationship, read Kate Winslet & Sam Mendes.

Professional Biography

Reports in January 2010 suggested that he is invited to make the 3D edition of the next James Bond movie.

List of Famous Films & Television appearances

  • American Beauty, 1999. Oscar-winning film
  • Starter for 10 (2006)
  • Revolutionary Road (2008), Director

Other Professional Information

  • In December 08, Mendes said directing wife Kate Winslet in steamy scenes with DiCaprio for the movie Revolutionary Road had been a profoundly weird experience.

Sam Mendes got a nomination for the Golden Globe 2009 for the 'Director' category for the movie Revolutionary Road.

Sam Mendes in News

Image Entertainment Gets "Blood"
Image Entertainment, Inc., a subsidiary of RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE), has acquired all U.S. and Canadian rights to Nick Murphy's thriller Blood from IM Global genre division Octane

'Top Gear's ex stunt rider chosen for latest Bond movie 'Skyfall'
Racing driver Ben Collins, who was 'Top Gear's The Stig, is working as a stuntman on the set of the new James Bond film 'Skyfall'.

Mena Suvari almost quit Hollywood amid pressures of fame
Mena Suvari has revealed that she almost walked away from Hollywood forever when she became disillusioned with the movie industry after the huge success of 'American Beauty'.

Bond Director had 'doubts' about casting Daniel Craig
The director of the latest James Bond flick 'Skyfall' has revealed that initially he had reservations about casting Daniel Craig in the role of the legendary British spy.

Daniel Craig defends Heineken's sponsorship of new Bond film 'Skyfall'
Daniel Craig has come forward to defend a sponsorship decision which will see James Bond drink beer rather than his usual shaken, not stirred, Martini.

Daniel Craig 'to crack jokes' in new James Bond flick 'Skyfall'
Daniel Craig, the grumpy actor who last cracked a smile in the late-Eighties, has revealed that 'James Bond' director Sam Mendes is bringing back the classic 007 one-liners in 'Skyfall'.

Daniel Craig wants to 'keep going as James Bond'
Daniel Craig has said that he will continue to play 'James Bond' as long as he possibly can.

James Bond switches from 'shaken not stirred' martini to beer
James Bond, who is known for ordering his signature martini "shaken, not stirred," will reportedly ditch his drink for a Heineken beer in the latest 007 flick.

I can't watch myself on big screen, says Dame Judi Dench
Dame Judi Dench, whose acting career spans more than 50 years, has admitted that she hates to see herself acting on the big screen.

Berenice Marlohe stalked Daniel Craig for Skyfall audition
Babe Berenice Marlohe has revealed that she was so desperate to be the next Bond Girl that she hunted down 007 star Daniel Craig.

I still believe in beautiful marriage, says Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet has revealed that she still believes in the idea of committing to a person through marriage, but admits living with someone will always be a "challenge".

James Bond faces criticism over 'cynical' funeral scenes
Sam Mendes, the director of next James Bond flick Skyfall, is being condemned for including scenes of military funeral repatriations apparently inspired by a town in England, Royal Wootton Bassett.

Thomas Newman to score 23rd Bond Film 'Skyfall'
Thomes Newman will be composing music for the latest James Bond movie 'Skyfall'.

Heineken® and James Bond sign global SKYFALL partnership
Amsterdam, February 8, 2012 - HEINEKEN today announced that it has extended its 15 year partnership with the James Bond franchise. It will introduce an unprecedented and innovative global marketing campaign to support the launch of the new film SKYFALL

Welsh castle steals Scotland's 'Bond' dream!
Scotland has been left disappointed after producers of the new James Bond film revealed that it will not be shot in the country as had been widely expected.

Kate Winslet's ex-boyfriend claims he was 'not treated well'
Kate Winslet's former lover, Louis Dowler, is yet to come to terms with the break up and the way he was so brutally discarded.

Kate Winslet keen on moving in with new beau
Kate Winslet, who presently shares a 2.2million-dollar New York apartment with ex-husband Sam Mendes, now looks forward for a live-in relationship with new beau Ned Rocknroll.

Everything you wanted to know about James Bond's 23rd movie 'Skyfall'
The 23rd James Bond film has been titled 'Skyfall' and will star Daniel Craig in the lead role for the third time.

Albert Finney signs up for new Bond movie
Legendary actor Albert Finney has been signed on to co-star in Sam Mendes' upcoming James Bond film.

Daniel Craig to be seen in 'emotional avatar' in new Bond movie
If rumours are to be believed then British director Sam Mendes is apparently planning to edit a host of stunts and action scenes from his much awaited first Bond film.

New 007 film to be titled 'Skyfall'?
Daniel Craig, who debuted in 2006's 'Casino Royale' and then appeared again in 2008's Quantum of Solace will reiterate the title role in the 23rd James Bond film - that will in all likelihood be titled 'Skyfall'.

Kate Winslet finally opens up on divorce with Sam Mendes
Titanic star Kate Winslet recently opened up on her decision to divorce husband Sam Mendes.

Berenice Marlohe set to play 'Bond 23 girl'
French actress Berenice Marlohe has apparently been lined up to star as the next 'Bond' girl alongside Daniel Craig in the next 'Bond' film.

Sam Mendes is the perfect director for 'Bond 23', says Daniel Craig
Daniel Craig has hailed filmmaker Sam Mendes as the perfect director for the upcoming 'James Bond' movie.

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