Sam Mendes declines to helm another James Bond filmSam Mendes
The director of the upcoming James Bond film, Sam Mendes,
has officially announced that he will not be doing so.
Daniel Craig plays the eponymous spy in both Skyfall (2012) and Skyfall (2015),
both of which were directed by the British filmmaker ,
who is best known for the critically praised films American Beauty,
Road To Perdition, Revolutionary Road, and 1917.
Mendes claimed in an interview that Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli,
Gray Frame CornerThe franchise's producers made him a "generous offer" to helm a new movie, but he declined.