Knowledge Identifier: +Sam_Mendes
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1897.
Countries: United States (42%), United Kingdom (41%), (7%)
Linked to: Company, Magdalen College School, Oxford, Royal Shakespeare Company, University of Cambridge
The production was approached with a fresh concept, differing greatly from both the original 1966 production directed by Harold Prince and the famed film version, directed by Bob Fosse
Chichester Festival Theatre - He has worked at the Chichester Festival Theatre in 1988 as assistant director on a number of productions, including "Major Barbara", and directing in "The Tent", the second venue
Alan Cumming - He played the role of The Master of Ceremonies in Sam Mendes's 1993 revival of the musical "Cabaret" in London's West End opposite Jane Horrocks as Sally Bowles
Natasha Richardson - In 1998, she played the role of Sally Bowles in Sam Mendes' revival of "Cabaret" on Broadway, for which she won the Tony *award for Best Actress in a Musical
Thomas Newman - In 1999, Newman composed the score to Sam Mendes' first feature film "American Beauty", created using mainly percussion instruments
Road to Perdition - "'Road to Perdition"' is a 2002 American crime thriller film directed by Sam Mendes
Neal Street Productions - Since its inception in 2003 it has been run by Sam Mendes, Pippa Harris and Caro Newling
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007 film) - Meanwhile, director Sam Mendes had been working on a film version of the story for several years, and in June 2003 Sondheim was approached to write the script
In 2005 he received a lifetime achievement award from the Directors Guild of Great Britain
Anthony Swofford - This memoir was the basis of the 2005 movie of the same name, directed by Sam Mendes
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007 film) - However, it was not until 2006 that he had the opportunity to realize this ambition, when DreamWorks announced his appointment as replacement for director Sam Mendes, who had been working on such an adaptation
Julianne Moore - In November 2006, Moore made her Broadway debut in the world premiere of David Hare's new play The Vertical Hour, directed by Sam Mendes.
Richard Yates (novelist) - Film director Sam Mendes directed "Revolutionary Road", a 2008 Anglo-American drama film, based on the 1961 novel of the same name by Richard Yates
Thomas Newman - In 2008, Newman scored "Towelhead" and Sam Mendes' "Revolutionary Road" and in 2009 he scored "Brothers"
Mendes' comedy-drama "Away We Go" opened the 2009 Edinburgh International Film Festival
Simon Russell Beale - In the spring of 2009 Beale and Sam Mendes collaborated on "The Winter's Tale" and "The Cherry Orchard", in which Russell Beale played Leontes and Lopakhin respectively, at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, later transferring to the Old Vic Theatre
In 2010, he co-produced a critically acclaimed documentary film "Out of the Ashes" that deals with cricket in Afghanistan
Winslet said in 2011 that "the first stage of my divorce with Sam came through" on the same day she was filming a divorce scene for her HBO miniseries "Mildred Pierce"
Rebecca Hall - In November 2011, it was confirmed that Hall has been in a relationship with director Sam Mendes "for some time"
In 2012 Neal Street Productions produced the first series of the BBC One drama series, "Call the Midwife", following it with a second season which began transmission in early 2013
Ralph Fiennes - In 2012, he starred in the twenty-third James Bond film, "Skyfall", directed by Sam Mendes
Mendes directed the 2014 Olivier award-nominated stage adaptation of Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory",
Spectre (2015 film) - Director Sam Mendes revealed that production would begin on 5 December 2014 at Pinewood Studios, with filming taking seven months
Spectre (2015 film) - Director Sam Mendes revealed that production would begin on 8 December 2014 at Pinewood Studios, with filming taking seven months