How rich is Sam Mendes?
Sam Mendes Net Worth:
|Birth date:||August 1, 1965|
|Birth place:||Reading, United Kingdom|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Profession:||Film Producer, Film director, Television Director, Television producer, Theatre Director|
|Spouse:||Kate Winslet (m. 2003–2010)|
|Children:||Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes|
|Awards:||Academy Award for Best Director|
Sam Mendes net worth, wiki & biography:
Samuel Alexander Mendes who is better known as Sam Mendes is a British film and stage director. His abundance comes from most of the stage and film productions.
Sam Mendes Net Worth $30 Million
Sam was born in Reading, Berkshire. Sam is the son of Valerie, who used to write books for kids, and Jameson, a University professor. While his mother is an English Jew, Sam’s father was from Trinidad. Sam has Portuguese and Italian blood. Sam’s grandfather was Alfred Hubert Mendes, an author from Trinidad. He showed early signals of succeeding when he was studying at the Magdalen College School and Peterhouse in Cambridge. As a member of the Marlowe Society, Sam directed many plays.
His first film was American Beauty that starred Kevin Spacey. That was in 1999. It proved to be a tremendous commercial success. It was critically acclaimed also. American Beauty won the Academy Award for Best Picture, as well as the BAFTA Award and the Golden Globe Award. Since then, he has directed many appreciated films and plays. He’s been nominated a lot of times, the latest being the Golden Globe nomination for the best Director for Revolutionary Road in 2008. In 2010, then was contracted to direct the James Bond film “Skyfall”, which was to be released about the 50th anniversary of the franchisee.
Sam was married to Kate Winslet. Nonetheless the couple divorced in 2010.