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Museum of the Year

3 weeks agoArts : Coxsoft Art News

Yorkshire Sculpture Park in Wakefield has won the Art Fund Museum of the Year Award, worth £100,000. Film director Sam Mendes announced the winner at the National Gallery in London yesterday. Peter Murray, founder and executive director of the sculpture park, received the prize. Show More Summary

Penny Dreadful Creator John Logan Explains Why He Loves Monsters

One of the most critically beloved new shows on cable, Showtime's Penny Dreadful is written start to finish by Skyfall and Hugo screenwriter John Logan and produced by Sam Mendes, with Eva Green, Timothy Dalton and Josh Hartnett in the leading roles. Show More Summary

How Daniel Craig Unknowingly Inspired Sam Mendes To Return For Bond 24

After wowing the crowd with Skyfall in 2012, Sam Mendes was the obvious choice to come back and make the upcoming untitledBond 24. For a brief period of time, though, rumors flew that he both was and wasn't going to return, along with word that Bond 24 and 25 would tie together in a mini narrative arc. Show More Summary

What's On Tonight: Penny Dreadful: It’s a graveyard smash!

Here’s what’s up in the world of television for Sunday, May 11. All times are Eastern. TOP PICK Penny Dreadful (Showtime, 10 p.m.): Screenwriter John Logan was working in his office, late one night, when he and Sam Mendes decided to give TV viewers a fright. Show More Summary

Broadway Double-Threat Josh Prince Signs With WME

Director-choreographer Josh Prince, currently represented on Broadway with Tony best-musical nominee Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, has signed with WME. Prince previously choreographed the Shrek tuner. He’s worked with Sam Mendes’s...Show More Summary

Sam Mendes Explains To Charlie Rose His Return To 'Bond' Franchise

When news broke that Sam Mendes would officially be returning as director for Bond 24 there was a huge feeling of relief among fans. Mendes and Bond star Daniel Craig are a match made in heaven; Skyfall proved that by being both a critical and box-office hit. Mendes recently chatted with talk show host Charlie [...]

Movie Review: Only Kevin Spacey and his friends will get much out of NOW

For the past decade, Kevin Spacey, while continuing to work steadily in film and television, has also served as the artistic director of London’s Old Vic theater. His ambitious Bridge Project commissioned Sam Mendes, who’d helped him...Show More Summary

Alan Cumming and Michelle Williams Open On Broadway in ‘Cabaret:’ REVIEW

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY NAVEEN KUMAR A decade after ending its six-year run on Broadway, directors Sam Mendes and Rob Marshall’s acclaimed revival of Cabaret returns to Roundabout Theatre Company’s Studio 54, where it opened on April 24. Stepping back into his Tony-Award-winning...

Director Sam Mendes Wants to Finish 'Skyfall' Story with 'Bond 24'

3 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

He was reluctant to return, but realized there were far too many questions left unanswered that he had to account for. [...]

Director Sam Mendes On Why He Came Back For 'Bond 24'

Initially Sam Mendes wasn't going to direct Bond 24, but thankfully, after MGM and Columbia agreed to give him a little time to breathe between films, he agreed to return to the director's chair for the Skyfall sequel. Mendes went on...Show More Summary

Sam Mendes Chats About the 'Bond 24' Plot & Returning for More 007

Last summer we got caught up in the search for the next James Bond director. After directing Skyfall, Sam Mendes announced he was moving on and would not return. But months later, he changed his mind, and then officially signed on for Bond 24, which is due in theaters November 2015. Show More Summary

‘James Bond 24? Director Sam Mendes Talks About Finishing ‘Skyfall’ Story

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Screen Rant

'Skyfall' director Sam Mendes says that 'James Bond 24' will wrap up the two-part story, and he's not afraid to let James Bond age. The post ‘James Bond 24? Director Sam Mendes Talks About Finishing ‘Skyfall’ Story appeared first on Screen Rant.

Sam Mendes Explains the Connection Between ‘Skyfall’ and ‘Bond 24?

3 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

When Skyfall was released, director Sam Mendes was adamant that he would not do another James Bond movie. That approach to the series changed fairly quickly, however, and Mendes was soon signed to make the follow-up, the currently-untitled Bond 24. Show More Summary

Will Chiwetel Ejiofor Be The New Blofeld?

Sources for The Wrap claim that director Sam Mendes is aiming very high with his casting for the villain in the next James Bond movie. They’ve been informed that Mendes’s top choice is Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years A Slave), who … Continue reading ? The post Will Chiwetel Ejiofor Be The New Blofeld? appeared first on Latino-Review.com.

Sam Mendes wants Chiwetel Ejiofor for his next Bond villain!

Chiwetel Ejiofor to play the villain in the next James Bond movie, directed by Sam Mendes and starring Daniel Craig, Ralph Finnes, Naomi Harris, and Ben Whishaw. Read the full article on AICN Papa Vinyard here, now here's a little somethin'...Show More Summary

Chiwetel Ejiofor Eyes Villain Role in 'Bond 24', Is He Blofeld?

4 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

The '12 Years a Slave' star is reportedly Sony and MGM's top choice to play 007's nemesis in director Sam Mendes' sequel. [...]

Bond 24 Looking At Chiwetel Ejiofor To Play The Villain

Whoever ends up playing the next 007 villain in Sam Mendes' untitled Bond 24 has some serious shoes to fill. In his performance as the ex-MI6 terrorist Silva, Javier Bardem created not only an amazing antagonist, but one of the greatest baddies in the history of the franchise. Show More Summary

6 Stars Who Divorced Twice... Before Hitting 40

Impressive or disturbing? You decide. These 12 celebrities rounded up by Radar all managed to rack up two divorces... before the age of 40. A sampling: Kate Winslet: She divorced Jim Threapleton in 2001 and later divorced Sam Mendes; she's now 38 and on hubby No. 3. Teri Hatcher: She...

Sam Mendes ‘Charlie & The Chocolate Factory’ Leads Olivier Award Noms

The Sam Mendes-directed West End musical Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, which recently extended its run to May 20, 2015, tied today with the revival of Stephen Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along to lead the list of Olivier Award nominees with seven each. Show More Summary

S.P.E.C.T.R.E. Might Appear in 'Bond 24'

5 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

The upcoming sequel promises to continues the themes of 'Skyfall', as writer John Logan works with director Sam Mendes in completing the screenplay. [...]

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