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Sam Mendes
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Born in Reading, Berkshire
Born on 1st of August 1965

Born 1965 - English stage and film director.

Worked at the Royal Shakespeare Company and National Theatre. Became well known for his stage direction of Cabaret in 1998. Made his film debut with American Beauty, won an Academy Award for Best Director. Married to the actress Kate Winslet.

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