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British actress KATE WINSLET escaped the media furore over her split from husband SAM MENDES by booking a relaxing holiday in Mexico. The Oscar-winner jetted to a sun-soaked resort with her two children and has...

Kate Winslet Had Trial Separation

Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes had a trial separation last year.The couple - who announced yesterday (15.03.10) that their six-year marriage is over - reportedly split up temporarily in 2009 after falling out while working...

Winslet & Mendes 'Drifted Apart After Revolutionary Road'

KATE WINSLET's marriage to SAM MENDES began to unravel after they worked together on critically-acclaimed movie REVOLUTIONARY ROAD, according to a U.K. report.The British actress and her director partner announced their split on Monday (15Mar10)...

Winslet Splits From Mendes

Oscar winner KATE WINSLET has split from her director husband SAM MENDES after almost seven years of marriage.The Titanic actress wed American Beauty filmmaker Mendes in 2003 on the Caribbean island of Antigua. They have...

Winslet Splits From Mendes

Oscar winner KATE WINSLET has split from her director husband SAM MENDES after almost seven years of marriage.The Titanic actress wed American Beauty filmmaker Mendes in 2003 on the Caribbean island of Antigua. They have...

Kate Winslet And Sam Mendes Split

Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes have split.The 34-year-old actress split from the 'American Beauty' director earlier this year after six years of marriage. A statement from law firm Schillings said: "Kate and Sam are saddened...

Leonardo Dicaprio's Winslet Pal

Leonardo DiCaprio remains close to Kate Winslet. The 35-year-old actor, who first worked with Kate on 1997 blockbuster movie 'Titanic', admitted the film had a profound effect on both of them because of the media...

Sam Mendes To Direct Bond?

Sam Mendes may direct the next James Bond film. The British-born director - who is married to 'Titanic' star Kate Winslet - is rumoured to be the front-runner to take charge of the next instalment...

The Name's Mendes, Sam Mendes!

British director SAM MENDES is in talks to take charge of the next JAMES BOND movie.The Jarhead filmmaker, who is married to Kate Winslet, will take charge of the 23rd 007 adventure if Bond producers...

Mendes To Take Willy Wonka To The Stage

Oscar-winning director SAM MENDES is bringing children's classic CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY to the stage.Roald Dahl's beloved book has already been turned into two successful Hollywood movies, convincing Mendes the story could be a...

Mendes Feels Effects Of Recession

SAM MENDES insists Hollywood movies are now "almost impossible to make" as a result of the global financial crisis.The director admits the economic downturn means leading film studios will struggle to finance "serious" movies like...

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"The truth of the matter is that I'm scared out of my mind when I get calls from GEORGE CLOONEY and SAM MENDES. I'm not a person who believes everything will be great." THE OFFICE...

Scarlett Johansson's No Work Rule

Scarlett Johansson and Ryan Reynolds refuse to discuss their careers with one another.The couple - who married in a secret ceremony last September - insist the key to making their relationship work is by banning...

Mendes Told Krasinski To Turn Down The Office

SAM MENDES tried to convince JOHN KRASINSKI to turn down his role on the U.S. version of THE OFFICE - because he didn't think the actor could carry of comedy.The filmmaker, who first met Krasinski...

Mendes Embarrasses Krasinski With Sex Scene

SAM MENDES had a shock in store for JOHN KRASINSKI on the opening day of shooting AWAY WE GO - the director made him film an intimate sex scene with MAYA RUDOLPH.The American Beauty filmmaker...

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"Sam said, 'Hey, by the way, I need you to grow that beard.' Now Sam has a real nice bushy beard, and I was thinking you can't just tell a dude to grow a beard....

Kate Winslet's Intimate Wig

Kate Winslet wore a pubic wig for 'The Reader'.The Oscar-winning actress had to bare all for the Holocaust movie and producers took measures to ensure her body was consistent with the era.She told Allure magazine:...

Edinburgh Film Festival Line Up Revealed

The line up for this year's Edinburgh Film Festival has been officially unveiled.Organisers had already revealed that the event will open with the new movie from SAM MENDES, road-trip flick AWAY WE GO. It has...

By on 07 May 2009

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ANTHRAX star DAN SPITZ's 23-month-old twins, Brendan & Jaden, are to make their movie debut in SAM MENDES' new film AWAY WE GO. The tots will double up as the baby of Maggie Gyllenhaal's character...

Mendes Cancels Opera Debut

SAM MENDES has pulled out of directing his first opera at the 2010 Glyndebourne Festival in England. The acclaimed theatre director was due to helm a production of Mozart's Don Giovanni for his highly-anticipated opera debut...

Sam Mendes To Open Edinburgh Film Festival

SAM MENDES is set to open the Edinburgh International Film Festival with his latest picture, it has been revealed. The director will show his new road-trip comedy AWAY WE GO as the curtain raiser for...

By on 15 April 2009

Cabaret Stars' Tributes To Richardson

Tragic actress NATASHA RICHARDSON has been honoured by director SAM MENDES and actor ALAN CUMMING, who worked with her during her Tony-winning Broadway run in CABARET. Cumming and Richardson scooped respective Tony Awards for Lead Actor...

Natasha Richardson Dies Aged 45

British actress Natasha Richardson has died as a result of head injuries sustained during a skiing accident in Canada.The 45-year-old fell during a lesson on a beginners' slope at the luxury Mont Trembland resort on...

By on 19 March 2009

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"The Oscar's going in the loo, next to Sam's." KATE WINSLET plans to keep her Academy Award trophy in the bathroom, alongside her husband SAM MENDES' statuette....

Kate Winslet Beats Self To Claim Best Actress

British actress Kate Winslet was named best actress at the Bafta film awards on Sunday, having been nominated twice for the prize.The 33-year-old Golden Globe winner took the accolade for her turn in The Reader,...

By on 09 February 2009

Hanks Sparked Winslet's Hunt For Mendes Collaboration

KATE WINSLET was desperate to work with her husband SAM MENDES on a movie project after TOM HANKS lavished praise on the filmmaker. Hanks worked with the director on 2002 drama Road To Perdition and was...

Mendes Taps August For Preacher Script

Director SAM MENDES is working with screenwriter JOHN AUGUST to turn his dream of making a movie version of graphic novel PREACHER into a reality. The American Beauty filmmaker has been desperate to turn the cult...

Winslet And Mendes Fly Separately For Kids

KATE WINSLET and her husband SAM MENDES avoid flying on the same airplane - because they are terrified it will crash and leave their young children orphaned. The couple, who are raising their son Joe...

Mendes Slammed In Broadway Legend's Memoir

KATE WINSLET's director husband SAM MENDES has been hit with scathing criticism in a new tell-all book by a Broadway legend - slamming his theatre work. Tony-winning playwright Arthur Laurents hits out at Mendes for...

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"He feels more like my husband than my real husband." KATE WINSLET sometimes feels closer to her friend and REVOLUTIONARY ROAD co-star LEONARDO DiCAPRIO than her husband, director SAM MENDES....

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Valar Morghulis - But Who Do We Think Will Die In This Season Of 'Game Of Thrones'? [Speculative Spoilers]

'Game of Thrones' is infamous for killing off its characters, so without paying attention to the books (as the show seems to be doing) we looked at...

How Bruce Jenner Became Our Favourite 'Kardashian'

Bruce Jenner might be one of the greatest Olympic athletes in living history, but in recent years he's...

George Clooney to Run London Marathon 2015 after Losing Bet

George Clooney will run the 2016 London Marathon after losing a bet...

Mariah Carey - Infinity [Lyric] Video

Released on 27th April 2015, Mariah Carey's new single 'Infinity' has been given its own official lyric video. The lyric...

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Circa Waves - Stuck In My Teeth Video

Circa Waves have released their single 'Stuck In My Teeth' on 1st January 2015, and have followed it up with the release...

German Cinemas to Boycott "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Due to Disney's High Rental Fees

While Avengers: Age of Ultron is expected to be an easy success for...

Skepta - Shutdown

Skepta has released the official music video for his single 'Shutdown', which was released for purchase and download on...

Kate Winslet Sacrifices Personal Hygiene In The Name Of Film

Kate Winslet might be an actress of the most esteemed calibre, but...

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