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Thursday 29 January 2015

Mendes in Achievement exhibition

Sam Mendes' picture was taken on the set of Skyfall
Sam Mendes' picture was taken on the set of Skyfall

The names Mendes, Sam Mendes - the 007 director's portrait will be part of a new exhibition of inspirational individuals.

The filmmaker posed for photographers Jonathan Anderson and Edwin Low on the set of the most recent Bond film, Skyfall, a t Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire.

His picture, along with portraits of TV presenter and writer Charlie Brooker and actress Gina McKee, will form part of a new exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in central London called Achievement: New Photographs 2011-2013.

The exhibition runs until January 5 and will be shown alongside a separate selection of pictures of prominent women including Baroness Scotland, the first woman Attorney General, and Dame Helen Alexander, the first female president of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI).

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