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  • Birth Name: Samuel Alexander Mendes
  • Birth Place: Reading, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/01/1965, Leo
  • Profession: Director; producer
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The Global Economy with Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. We conclude with a look at the film The Railway Man with director Jonathan Teplitzky, actors Jeremy Irvine & Colin Firth, and Patti Lomax, wife of Eric Lomax. watch

Here's Everything We Know About the New James Bond Movie

The new James Bond movie, the 24th in the franchise, will be called Spectre and will star Christoph WaltzLea Seydoux and Monica Bellucci, producers announced Thursday, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Kate Winslet Welcomes Her Third Child

Kate Winslet welcomed a son on Dec. 7 at a hospital in Sussex, County, U.K., People reports.

"Mother and baby are doing great," her rep told the magazine.

This is the actress' first child with husband Ned Rocknroll, whom she married last December. The couple announced more


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Year Title Description
2014 Penny Dreadful TV Show Series, Executive Producer
2012 Skyfall Movie, Director
2009 Away We Go Movie, Director
2008 Revolutionary Road Movie, Producer
2008 Revolutionary Road Movie, Director

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Report: AMC Developing Series Based on Preacher Comic Books

Could the Preacher comic books be coming to the small screen?

According to a report on, AMC has ordered a pilot based on the comic book series from Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon. The controversial comics follow Jesse Custer, a small-town preacher who struggles with his own demons, literally and figuratively.

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Showtime Boss: "Of Course" a Dexter Spin-Off Is Possible

Not ready to say goodbye to Dexter? Then get ready to overreact to this news.

After revealing that Showtime had signed a "rare" two-year overall deal with Dexter showrunner Scott Buck, network president David Nevins was asked whether a spin-off series was still being considered.

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"Of course," Nevins told reporters at the Television Critics Association fall previews Tuesday. "We announced a deal with Scott Buck today. Draw your own conclusions."

Pressed for details after the panel, Nevins clarified that nothing is actively in the works and that no deals with cast members have been extended. (The Hollywood Reporter previously reported rumblings of a spin-off centered on Jennifer Carpenter's Debra.) "We have a deal with Scott and we're going to develop a bunch of different things with him," he said. "All options will be explored. We're really not dealing with it at all until we're through this season and maybe for a while thereafter. It's all about the satisfying ending to the show."

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Sam Mendes to Direct Next Bond Film

Sam Mendes will be back behind the camera for the next James Bond film.

Mendes has been tapped to direct the upcoming 24th installment of the Bond franchise, and Daniel Craig will also return as Bond, Deadline reports.

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Showtime Boss: Ending Dexter Is a "Creative Decision," Defends Homeland's Season 2

Is the end of Dexter nigh?

The serial killer drama will return on Sunday, June 30 at 9/8c, earlier than its intended fall premiere, Showtime Entertainment President David Nevins announced at the winter TV previews on Saturday. Dexter will act as a lead-in for new series Ray Donovan at 10/9c, having already proven to be a successful launchpad for Homeland.

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