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Sam Mendes
Name
Sam Alexander Mendes
Birthplace
Reading, Berkshire, England
Birth date
August 1, 1965 (1965-08-01) (age 54)
Occupation
Stage and filmmaker
Active Years
1993–present
Notable Films


Samuel Alexander Mendes CBE (born 1 August 1965) is an English stage and film director. He won an Academy Award for Best Director for American Beauty.

Early lifeEdit

CareerEdit

FilmographyEdit

  • American Beauty (1999) - Directorial debut
    • Academy Award for Best Director
    • Golden Globe Award for Best Director
    • Directors Guild of America Award for Best Director
    • Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Director
    • London Film Critics' Circle Award for Director of the Year
    • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Director
    • Nominated- BAFTA Award for Best Direction
  • Road to Perdition (2002) - Director, producer
  • Jarhead (2005) - Director
  • Revolutionary Road (2008) - Director, producer
  • Away We Go (2009) - Director
  • Skyfall (2012) - Director
  • Spectre (2015) - Director
  • 1917 (2019) - Director, writer, producer

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