Name: Damian Lewis
Birth Name: 
Damian Watcyn Lewis
Birth Date: 
February 11, 1971
Birth Place: 
St. John's Wood, London, England
actor, film producer
Relationship Status: 
Married to Helen McCrory
Celebrity Ranking # 1597

Damian Lewis: I'm a Minority in the Acting Business

Posted Thursday April 20, 2017 2:14 PM GMT

Damian Lewis doesn't accept there is a class issue within the acting industry in England.

There has been much criticism in the past 12 months that too many stars of the stage and screen are white, middle-class and privately educated, however, 'Homeland' star Lewis - who was a student at English all-boys boarding school Eton College, whose previous students include Prince William and Prince Harry - insists that's not the case.

In fact, Lewis insists that his background makes him as much of a "minority" as anyone else in the business.


Nicole Kidman & James Franco Pose Up a Storm at “Queen of the Desert” Photocall

Posted Friday February 6, 2015 4:59 PM GMT

Making the most of their time at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival, James Franco and Nicole Kidman showed up at the photocall for “Queen of the Desert” on Friday (February 6).


Bryan Cranston & Damian Lewis: 2014 SAG Awards Buddies

Posted Saturday January 18, 2014 10:15 PM GMT

He’s always the center of attention wherever he goes, and Bryan Cranston received a warm welcome from fans and press at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards tonight (January 18).


Stars Shine at Evening Standard Theatre Awards

Posted Monday November 18, 2013 2:13 PM GMT

Stepping out for a fun-filled event, a smattering of famous folks showed up at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards last night (November 17).

“Thor” hunk Tom Hiddleston looked dapper in a classic black tuxedo as he mingled with the likes of Kevin Spacey and Helen Mirren.


Damian Lewis: Ginger Gent at the 2013 Emmy Awards

Posted Sunday September 22, 2013 9:21 PM GMT

Looking forward to the exciting evening ahead, Damian Lewis showed up at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles earlier tonight (September 22).

The “Homeland” hunk gave the ladies plenty to swoon over as he flashed his handsome smile for the shutterbugs before being ushered inside the Nokia Theatre to catch all the action.


Damian Lewis Talks "Homeland" in Men's Journal October 2013

Posted Wednesday September 18, 2013 12:23 PM GMT

With his hit series "Homeland" nearing its anticipated season premiere, Damian Lewis amp'd up promotions by covering the October 2013 issue of Men’s Journal magazine.


Damian Lewis in Esquire October 2013: I Want To Be The Next James Bond

Posted Wednesday September 4, 2013 11:00 AM GMT

With the third season of "Homeland" slated to premiere on September 29th, Damian Lewis pitched in on promotions by covering the October 2013 issue of Esquire magazine.

During his Q&A session with the publication, the 42-year-old actor chatted about his new fame in America and even revealed what role he would love to take on.


Showtime Releases "Homeland" Season 3 Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Sunday August 11, 2013 4:00 PM GMT

Whetting fans appetite for season three, Showtime unveiled the official trailer for "Homeland" on Friday (August 9).

In the Emmy-winning series, Carrie Mathison, a CIA officer with her own issues, becomes convinced that the intelligence that led to the rescue of a U.S. soldier, turned Congressman, turned fugitive, was part of an Al Qaeda plot.