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Sam Mendes

("American Beauty")

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Andy Martin: Shakespeare told us about the plight of refugees

Gulf Today
Jamie Lloyd, who has been called “the new Sam Mendes”, is directing, and the scenes are delivered by actors who are giving their services for free, including Martin Freeman, Olivia Williams, Roger Allam, Celia Imrie, and Lee Evans, emerging out of his ...

2000 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Sam Mendes News

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: How Simon Russell Beale and Sam Mendes are reuniting for an epic drama that chronicles the rise ...

Daily Mail
Simon Russell Beale is reuniting with director Sam Mendes to appear in an epic drama that chronicles the rise and fall of one of the world's leading banks. The award-winning actor, who can be seen from today giving a powerful portrait of sadistic ...

2000 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Sam Mendes News

Blade Runner 2049 to Bond 25: yes, Mr Villeneuve, we expect you to direct

The Guardian
Sam Mendes may have done more than just reload 007's Walther PPK with box-office bullets when he took on Skyfall five years ago. For decades, Bond production company Eon vacillated between recruiting indie directors with a handful of arthouse hits on ...


2000 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Sam Mendes News

Sam Mendes directs epic play about the Lehman Brothers in new NT season

Time Out (blog)
There were a decent chunk of new theatre productions announced, with the highest profile probably Sam Mendes returning to direct 'The Lehman Trilogy', an epic three-part-play about the Lehman brothers, from arrival in American to financial crash.

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