Biography

Samuel Alexander "Sam" Mendes, CBE (born 1 August 1965) is an English stage and film director. He has won two Laurence Olivier Awards for his London stage productions The Glass Menagerie and Company in 1996, and Twelfth Night and Uncle Vanya in 2003. He also received a Tony Award nomination for Best Direction of a Musical for the Broadway revival of Cabaret in 1998. His debut film American Beauty (1999) earned him an Academy Award for Best Director.

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Samuel Alexander "Sam" Mendes, CBE (born 1 August 1965) is an English stage and film director. He has won two Laurence Olivier Awards for his London stage productions The Glass Menagerie and Company in 1996, and Twelfth Night and Uncle Vanya in 2003. He also received a Tony Award nomination for Best Direction of a Musical for the Broadway revival of Cabaret in 1998. His debut film American Beauty (1999) earned him an Academy Award for Best Director.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1965-08-01

Place of Birth Reading, Berkshire, England, UK

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • سام ميندز
  • 샘 멘디스
  • 山姆·曼德斯
  • Сэм Мендес
  • サム・メンデス

Directing TV ShowsMovies

James and the Giant Peach Director
2019 1917 Director
2015 Spectre Director
2012 Skyfall Director
2009 Away We Go Director
2008 Revolutionary Road Director
2005 Jarhead Director
2002 Road to Perdition Director
1999 American Beauty Director
1996 Company Stage Director
1993 Cabaret Stage Director

Production

Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (1 episode)Executive Producer
Beautiful Ruins Producer
Untitled Enid Blyton Project Producer
2019 1917 Producer
2014 Penny Dreadful (27 episodes)Executive Producer
2013 Shrek the Musical Producer
2010 Out of the Ashes Executive Producer
2007 The Kite Runner Executive Producer
2007 Things We Lost in the Fire Producer
2002 Road to Perdition Producer

Acting

2017 Jill Billcock: The Art of Film Editing as Himself
2016 Judi Dench: All the World's Her Stage as Himself
2014 NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage as Himself
2013 Toast of London (1 episode)
2012 Everything or Nothing as Himself
2000 Still Tickin': The Return of A Clockwork Orange as Himself
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode)

Writing

2019 1917 Screenplay

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