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Damian Lewis

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Damian Lewis

English actor and producer add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1971.

Countries: United Kingdom (41%), United States (29%), US (6%)

Main connections: BBC, Stephen Poliakoff, Keira Knightley

Linked to: NBC, Royal Shakespeare Company, BBC, British Royal Family

 

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Damian Lewis was born in 1971 add something


1993

He graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1993, after which he served as a stage actor for the Royal Shakespeare Company add something


1999

"New Woman", November 1999. republished at Damian-Lewis.com. accessed 22 December 2008 add something


2003

"Esquire", April 2003, "'139"' :120 add something


2004

Since 2004, he has appeared in a number of films, as well as the 2005 BBC TV adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy "Much Ado About Nothing", as part of the "ShakespeaRe-Told" season add something


2005

He starred in another of Ibsen's plays, as Karsten Bernick in "Pillars of the Community" at the National Theatre in November 2005 add something

 

Stephen Poliakoff - Late 2005 saw the one-off drama "Friends and Crocodiles" starring Damian Lewis and Jodhi May, with its overlapping companion piece, "Gideon's Daughter", starring Bill Nighy, Miranda Richardson and Emily Blunt, appearing early the following year


2006

In 2006 he appeared in Stephen Poliakoff's BBC drama "Friends and Crocodiles" add something

 

He has appeared on BBC's "Have I Got News for You" as guest host several times; on 10 November 2006, 1 May 2009, 18 November 2010, 27 April and 9 November 2012 add something


2007

On 4 July 2007, Lewis married actress Helen_McCrory; the couple have two children add something

 

"Contact Music", 21 October 2007; accessed 14 January 2009 add something


2008

In 2008, Lewis starred as the main character Charlie Crews in the US television series "Life" on NBC add something

 

Regardless, the show won a 2008 AFI award for best television series add something


2009

He led the cast in Martin Crimp's version of Molière's comedy, "The Misanthrope", which opened in December 2009 at the Comedy Theatre, London add something

 

Keira Knightley - In December 2009, Knightley made her West End debut in Martin Crimp's version of Molière's comedy, "The Misanthrope", at the Comedy Theatre in London alongside Damian Lewis, Tara FitzGerald and Dominic Rowan

 

The Misanthrope - Martin Crimp's adaptation, starring Damian Lewis and Keira Knightley, opened at the Comedy Theatre, London in December 2009


2010

Since 2010 Lewis has played British Tory Prime Minister Simon Laity in two seasons of "Number 10" on BBC Radio 4 add something

 

In March 2010, Lewis became a trade justice ambassador for the English charity Christian Aid add something


2011

From 2011 to 2013, Lewis had a starring role as Sergeant Nicholas Brody in the Showtime series "Homeland" add something

 

He played Gareth, the father of an 11-year-old Liverpool FC fan, in the 2011 film "Will" add something

 

Homeland (TV series) - "TV Guide" named it the best TV show of 2011 and highly applauded the performances given by Damian Lewis and Claire Danes

 

Your Highness - "'Your Highness"' is a 2011 American fantasy comedy film directed by David Gordon Green, starring Danny McBride, James Franco, Natalie Portman and Zooey Deschanel, with Justin Theroux, Toby Jones and Damian Lewis in supporting roles


2013

In 2013, he narrated poetry for "The Love Book App", an "an interactive anthology of love literature developed by Allie Byrne Esiri" add something

 

Niccolo Machiavelli - Machiavelli is played by Damian Lewis in the 2013 BBC radio play "The Prince" written by Jonathan Myerson

 

Natascha McElhone - McElhone is set to star in a new adaptation of Romeo and Juliet as Juliet's mother Lady Capulet alongside Hailee Steinfeld and Damian Lewis in 2013

 

Werner Herzog - On October 21, 2013, it was announced that Herzog had secured Nicole Kidman to replace Watts for the role of Gertrude Bell in his film "Queen of the Desert", with Damian Lewis playing Lt. Col. Charles Doughty-Wylie


2014

Aquascutum - Homeland star Damian Lewis was used for their Autumn Winter 2014 collection


2015

John Goodman - In April 2015, Goodman made his return to the stage, making his West End debut in the process while starring as Donny in American Buffalo at the Wyndham's Theatre alongside Damian Lewis and Tom Sturridge


2016

In 2016 he stars in the Showtime series Billions add something

 

Our Kind of Traitor (film) - Starring Ewan McGregor, Naomie Harris, Stellan Skarsgård, Damian Lewis, and Alicia von Rittberg, the film was released in the United Kingdom on 13 May 2016 by Lionsgate