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Sam Mendes is a 58-year-old English Director from Reading, Berkshire, England, UK. He was born on Sunday, August 1, 1965. Is Sam Mendes married or single, who is he dating now and previously?

As of 2023, Sam Mendes is married to Alison Balsom.


Samuel Alexander “Sam” Mendes, CBE is an English stage and film director. He is best known for directing the comedy-drama film American Beauty and the upcoming Spectre (2015). He also is known for dark re-inventions of the stage musicals Cabaret (1994), Oliver! (1994), Company (1996), and Gypsy (2003). He directed an original stage musical for the first time with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2013). He began directing plays while he was attending Peterhouse, Cambridge. He also played cricket for Cambridge.

Real Name
Samuel Alexander Mendes
Place of Birth
Reading, Berkshire, England, UK
Date of Birth
August 1, 1965 (age 58)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Alison Balsom

Fun Fact: On the day of Sam Mendes’s birth, "Henry VIII, I Am" by Herman's Hermits was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Sam Mendes’s wife is Alison Balsom. They got married in 2017. Sam had at least 6 relationship in the past. Sam Mendes has not been previously engaged. He and actress Kate Winslet were married in 2003 and later divorced in 2010. He has a son named Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes. According to our records, he has 1 children.

Sam Mendes’s wife

Sam Mendes Wife
Alison Balsom

Sam Mendes’s wife is Alison Balsom. Alison Balsom was born in England and is currently 44 years old. He is a British Trumpet Player. The couple started dating in 2017. They’ve been together for approximately 6 years, and 8 months.

Winner of Female Artist of the Year in 2009 and 2011 at the Classical BRIT Awards, as well as the Young British Classical Performer title in 2006.

Sam Mendes’s wife is a Libra and he is a Leo.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Sam was born in the Year of the Serpent. People born in the Year of the Snake are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Sam Mendes has a ruling planet of Sun.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Sam keeps his love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Sam Mendes past relationships, exes and previous hookups.

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Past Relationships

Sam Mendes was previously married to Kate Winslet (2003 – 2010). He has not been previously engaged. Sam Mendes has been in relationships with Rebecca Hall (2010 – 2015), Rachel Weisz (2000 – 2001), Calista Flockhart (1999) and Jane Horrocks (1991). We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

About Sam Mendes

Sam Mendes was born on the 1st of August, 1965 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.

Sam was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

Sam Mendes is popular for being a Director. Acclaimed director best known for his 1999 film American Beauty, which earned him the Academy Award for Best Director. His other films include Road to Perdition, Jarhead, Revolutionary Road and Skyfall. He directed Tom Hanks in the 2002 film Road to Perdition.

Sam Mendes’s Spouse
Alison Balsom
Started Dating

The 58-year-old American was born in the Year of the Serpent and is part of Generation X generation

Samuel Alexander Mendes attended Magdalen College School, Oxford, England and Cambridge University, Cambridge, England.

Sam Mendes Facts

What is Sam Mendes marital status?


Is Sam Mendes gay?


Who is Sam Mendes wife?

Alison Balsom

Does he have any children?

Sam Mendes has 1 children.

When did Sam Mendes start dating Alison Balsom?

Sam started seeing Alison Balsom in 2017.

Is Sam Mendes having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Sam Mendes ever been engaged?

Sam Mendes has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Sam Mendes?

Discover the net worth of Sam Mendes from CelebsMoney

Sam Mendes’s birth sign is Leo and he has a ruling planet of Sun.


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