The Empire Of Light director was asked for his take on Emma Corrin's calls for shows like the Oscars and Baftas to remove gendered categories.
British talent won a host of the major prizes at the Golden Globes in Hollywood. Sam Mendes’ war epic 1917 shocked many by winning two prestigious awards, while Rocketman saw Taron Egerton pick up Best Actor in a musical or comedy. And in the television awards, wins for Fleabag, The Crown and Succession saw a good night for the British contingent continue.
Daniel Craig will definitely be going out with a bang.
The Ferryman is Mendes' first play since 2014.