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Sam Mendes Ditches The Voyeur's Motel Adaptation

The Skyfall filmmaker's DreamWorks project, about Talese's encounter with a Colorado voyeur who built his own motel to spy on guests, was in the early stages of development, with the first draft of...

Myleene Klass Has Low Maintenance Red Carpet Routine

Myleene Klass' red carpet beauty secret is to just ''freshen'' her hair and ''hope for the best''.The 38-year-old singer-and-presenter is regularly praised for her style choices when she steps out at the glitziest and most...

Sam Mendes To Return To The Theatre For The Ferryman

Sam Mendes is to return to the theatre to direct a new play by his 'Spectre' writer Jez Butterworth.The 51-year-old director worked with Butterworth on his second James Bond film - which he co-wrote with...

Sam Mendes Signs On To Direct Jez Butterworth Play

The pair will reunite to work on The Ferryman, which will debut at London's Royal Court Theatre from April (16). The play, Butterworth's first stage show in five years, is set in...

Rebecca Hall Ditched Her No-marriage Rule When She Found Mr. Right

The British star wed actor Morgan Spector in 2015, shortly after she split from director Sam Mendes, and she admits it was her future husband's support and comfort during the production of Christine, in which...

Is $150 Million Enough To Get Daniel Craig To Return For Two More 'Bond' Movies?

While the rumour mill on who will be the next James Bond keeps on turning, fans will be happy to hear that all might not be lost with Daniel Craig. According to reports, the actor...

Sam Mendes Reportedly In Talks With Disney To Direct 'James And The Giant Peach'

After the recent movie adaptation of The BFG by Steven Spielberg, which was released in cinemas to huge acclaim but a slightly underwhelming commercial reaction, another big name director in the shape of Sam Mendes...

Disney Eyes Sam Mendes For James And The Giant Peach

The Revolutionary Road director is in “very early” negotiations with Disney to helm the project, while Brooklyn scribe Nick Hornby is in talks to adapt the 1961 Roald Dahl children’s book, according to Variety.The original...

Gemma Arterton And Laurie Anderson Join Venice Film Festival Jury

The former Bond Girl and the musician, composer and director will judge the films submitted in the main competition alongside Skyfall moviemaker Sam, who was previously announced as the President of the jury...

Steven Soderbergh To Make Film About The Panama Papers

Steven Soderbergh is making a film about the Panama Papers leaked in May.The 53-year-old director, who helmed 'Magic Mike', 'Ocean's Eleven' and 'Erin Brockovich' is set to tell the story about how 11.5 million documents...

The Story Of How Daniel Craig's Favourite Gloves Nearly Ruined 'Skyfall'

Daniel Craig’s love for a new pair of gloves allegedly nearly cost Bond producers millions during the editing of Skyfall, as they presented a major continuity error. Film critic Charlie Lyne has shared a story...

The Night Manager Director In The Running For Bond Job - Report

The Brit declared his intentions to move on from the 007 franchise over the weekend (28-29May16), after taking charge of the franchise's two most recent releases, 2012's Skyfall and 2015's Spectre. "It...

Sam Mendes Hints Kevin Spacey Got High For American Beauty

Kevin, 56, played Lester Burnham, an advertising executive undergoing a midlife crisis, in the acclaimed 1999 movie. Speaking at Britain's Hay Festival, Sam, 50, strongly suggested that for one key scene which...

Emilia Clarke Says She'd Like To Play Bond With Leonardo Dicaprio As Her 'Bond Boy'

Emilia Clarke is currently thrilling fans in the sixth season of ‘Game of Thrones’, but the 29-year-old actress also has her sights set on another franchise. Speaking to the Daily Star, Clarke revealed she’d like...

Sam Mendes Won't Direct Next James Bond Film

The American Beauty filmmaker directed the franchise's two most recent films, 2012's Skyfall and 2015's Spectre. He insists the experience was a high point in his career, but he is ready to turn...

Sam Mendes: 'James Bond Is Not A Democracy'

Speculation as to will play the international man of mystery once current Bond, Daniel Craig, hangs up his tuxedo is rife, with the likes of Idris Elba, Tom Hiddleston and Damian Lewis all believed to...

Tom Hiddleston’S Actor Exploration

The 35-year-old star made his big screen splash as Loki in 2011’s Thor, opposite Chris Hemsworth in the Marvel epic. Tom has gone on to become one of Britain’s most famous exports, which is in...

Bookies Suspend Betting On Next Bond As Tom Hiddleston Becomes Frontrunner

A bookmakers has suspended betting on who will be the next James Bond, after an influx of bets on ‘ The Night Manager’ star Tom Hiddleston between Friday and Saturday made him the 2-1 favourite....

Sam Mendes To Head Venice Film Festival

The Skyfall director will be responsible for selecting several awards, including the Golden Lion for best film and Silver Lion for best director. "I'm very honoured to have been asked by...

Jack O'brien To Direct Broadway's Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

The stage adaptation of the popular Roald Dahl novel, which also spawned a 1971 movie, previously opened in London's West End in 2013, when filmmaker Sam Mendes took charge of the show. The...

Director Sam Mendes Exits Broadway's Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

The Spectre filmmaker launched the musical in London's West End in 2013, and had been slated to remain in charge for the show's New York transfer. However, he has since been forced...

Sam Mendes On Why He Agreed To Return To Direct 'Spectre'

With Spectre set to pull in a vast amount of revenue, possibly record-setting, at the UK box office this weekend, director Sam Mendes has spoken about what motivated him to return to direct another James...

Stars And Royals Turn Out For The World Premiere Of 'Spectre' In London [Photos]

The world premiere of the new James Bond film 'Spectre' was a Royal affair last night (October 26th 2015), as the red carpet played host to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (aka Prince William...

Spectre's Tight Schedule

'SPECTRE' was still being edited nine days before its release.The film's lead actor Daniel Craig says director Sam Mendes made his final edits to the film last Saturday (17.10.15) despite the fact the movie goes...

"The Cockiest Email In The World" Landed Sam Smith The Chance To Sing 'Spectre' Theme

Sam Smith has revealed that all it took to land the chance to sing the new Bond theme was, "the cockiest email in the world". Sitting down with director Sam Mendes and producer Barbara Broccoli...

Andrew Scott Danced With Joy Over Spectre Role

The actor has joined the cast of the famed franchise as Max Denbigh, the head of the Centre for National Security, and he admits receiving the call to meet director Sam Mendes before...

Daniel Craig: Christoph Waltz Has A Darkness About Him

Daniel Craig thinks Christoph Waltz has a ''darkness about him''.The 47-year-old star - who's reprised the role of the secret agent for the new Sam Mendes-directed movie - has hailed his on-screen co-star and given...

Daniel Craig: I Loved Flirting With Moneypenny

Daniel Craig loved flirting with Miss Moneypenny in 'Spectre'.The 47-year-old star - who's reprised the role of the secret agent for the new Sam Mendes-directed movie - has revealed how much he relished his on-screen...

Daniel Craig Would 'Rather Slash Wrists' Than Do Another James Bond Movie

Daniel Craig has joked he would ''rather slash his wrists'' than do another James Bond movie. The 'SPECTRE' star, 47, has portrayed the legendary MI6 agent for nearly a decade and has admitted he now...

Daniel Craig: Kanye West Should Play James Bond

Daniel Craig thinks Kanye West should play James Bond.The 'SPECTRE' star has already tipped a woman or a black actor to take on the role of the suave super spy, and after hearing Kanye's name...

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