Quotes by Sam Mendes

About Sam Mendes:

Samuel Alexander "Sam" Mendes is an English stage and film director. He is best known for directing the comedy-drama film American Beauty (1999), which earned him the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Director, the crime film Road to Perdition (2002), and the James Bond films Skyfall (2012) and the upcoming Spectre (2015). He also is known for dark re-inventions of the stage musicals Cabaret (1994), Oliver! (1994), Company (1996), and Gypsy (2003). He directed an original stage musical for the first time with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2013).

Author Bio

  • NameSam Mendes
  • DescriptionEnglish stage and film director
  • AliasesSamuel Alexander "Sam" Mendes; Samuel Alexander Mendes
  • BornAugust 1, 1965
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionTheatre Director; Film Director
  • AwardsLaurence Olivier Award; Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire; Academy Award For Best Director; Directors Guild Of America Award