Oscars 2016 Director Race Welcomes Newcomers, Fresh Voices
Steven Spielberg, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, and Steve McQueen were all first-time nominees for their third films, while James L. Brooks, Kevin Costner, and Sam Mendes claimed director trophies for debuts. Many of this year's leading contenders fit that ...
Next James Bond: Poldark star gets former 007's blessing
The Week UK
MGM and production firm Eon executives are said to have earmarked Bier as one of the favourites to take over from current Bond director Sam Mendes. Bier herself has not been shy about the idea of directing the next spy film – the 25th in the franchise.
Richer version of 'Road to Perdition' released
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
The result is a richer and more satisfying version of the tale, one that combines the swift pace of the graphic novel with the well-developed father-son relationships of Mendes' movie — and that includes both additional hard-boiled dialogue and more ...
Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2016: Prince William gives royal seal of approval to glamorous event
Winners have included Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir Richard Burton, Dame Maggie, Dame Helen Mirren, Vanessa Redgrave, Benedict Cumberbatch, Sam Mendes, Tom Hiddleston, James McAvoy, Gemma Arterton, Nicole Kidman and Imelda Staunton.