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Sam Mendes slams Netflix for ‘making millions' from lockdown while theatre is left to struggle

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Sam Mendes has hit out at streaming services making millions in lockdown (Picture: WireImage
Sam Mendes has hit back at streaming services that are ‘making lockdown millions' while theatre has been left ‘mortally wounded'.
The acclaimed director of films such as Skyfall and 1917 and plays such as The Lehman Trilogy and The Ferryman, said theatre and live entertainment are in ‘grave danger'.
He asked platforms such as Netflix and Amazon to help out the culture that has nurtured its talent pools.
Writing in the Financial Times , Sam explained that initially, cash reserves softened the blow...
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Sam Mendes calls on streaming services to help save theatres

Sam Mendes calls on streaming services to help save theatres

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

Sir Sam Mendes has called on streaming services that are “making lockdown millions” to help the arts that have been “mortally wounded” during the coronavirus crisis.
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Sam Mendes attacks streaming services for 'making millions' during lockdown while theatre industry left 'mortally wounded'

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Bond director says he has devised a 'rescue package' for the performing arts industry
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