Sam Mendes

James Bond And The Argonauts: The 2013 BAFTAs

I’m pretty sure if a well-known British actor had tried his hand at directing, delivered a well-liked and unthodox thriller, starring himself, then taken it to an awards ceremony in America and walked off with two of the largest …

It’s Official: ‘Skyfall’ Is Bigger Than ‘Avatar’

Before we get into this, a caveat: James Cameron can probably sleep soundly in his bed for a while yet. The only place in which Skyfall is bigger at the box office than Avatar is the UK.

Sam Mendes Owes ‘Skyfall’ Gig to Daniel Craig – and, Possibly, Alcohol

Sam Mendes says it’s thanks to a liquored up Daniel Craig that he had the chance to direct Skyfall, the new James Bond film that opens today (November 9).

Watch: James Bond Team On Why They’re Shooting ‘Skyfall’ In London

Sam Mendes lives in London, but he doesn’t think the city is particularly photogenic or full of personality. This is just one of the revelations that come from this short video blog about the making of the new James Bond movie …

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: My Name Is Bond, Doctor Bond

Sam Mendes, the director of the new James Bond movie Skyfall, has outlined an interesting reason why the Bond franchise has endured: it has a lot in common with Doctor Who.

Next James Bond Movie To Hit Theaters November 9, 2012

It’s official: MGM has announced that the next film in the James Bond franchise is a go and will see a worldwide premiere on November 9, 2012, Deadline is reporting. Daniel Craig will reprise the role he last played 2008’s …

Top 5 British Celebrity Breakups of 2010

Do you have your tissues handy? Some of our favorite UK personalities weren’t so lucky in love in 2010, unfortunately. Anglophenia takes a look back at some of the year’s most memorable breakups.

It’s Back to Britain for Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet is London bound! After several years in New York City, the Oscar-winning actress is said to be heading back to her native England next year so that her children can be closer to their father, English film director Sam …

Roundup: Jamie Oliver Says His Kids Will “Always Be Judged”

Chef Jamie Oliver thinks most children of celebs are “little sh**s” and adds, “I think my kids are always going to be labeled as ‘Jamie’s child’ so they will need to learn to work harder than anyone …

Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes Split

Oscar winners Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes ended their seven-year marriage in secret, their lawyer has revealed today. This is a bit of a shocker, as they always seemed to be one of Hollywood’s most solid couples.