Sam Mendes

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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.

MOVIE CREDITS:
1999: Director - American Beauty
2005: Director - Jarhead
2002: Director - Road to Perdition
2008: Director - Revolutionary Road
2012: Director - Skyfall
2009: Director - Away We Go
2015: Director - Spectre
2019: Director - 1917
1993: Stage Director - Cabaret
2014: Stage Director - National Theatre Live: King Lear
2019: Stage Director - National Theatre Live: The Lehman Trilogy
1996: Stage Director - Company
2007: Producer - Things We Lost in the Fire
2007: Executive Producer - The Kite Runner
2002: Producer - Road to Perdition
2013: Producer - Shrek the Musical
2010: Executive Producer - Out of the Ashes
Producer - Untitled Enid Blyton Project
Producer - Beautiful Ruins
2019: Producer - 1917
2019: Screenplay - 1917

TV CREDITS:
2014: Executive Producer - Penny Dreadful
2020: Executive Producer - Penny Dreadful: City of Angels