Damian Lewis

Actor and Producer
Born Feb 11, 1971

Damian Watcyn Lewis is an English actor and producer. His acting roles include Soames Forsyte in the ITV remake of The Forsyte Saga, Detective Charlie Crews in the NBC drama Life, Major Richard Winters in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers, and Marine Sergeant Nicholas Brody in the Showtime series Homeland.… Read More

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  • Damian Lewis Sometimes Forgets To Speak In His British Accent
    ABC News - Jul 08, 2016
  • Film Clip: 'our Kind Of Traitor'
    Wall Street Journal - Jun 29, 2016
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1971 Birth Born on February 11, 1971.


1993 22 Years Old 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. … Read More


2006 35 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2006 he appeared in Stephen Poliakoff's BBC drama Friends and Crocodiles.
2007 36 Years Old On 4 July 2007, Lewis married actress Helen McCrory. … Read More
2008 37 Years Old In 2008, Lewis starred as the main character Charlie Crews in the US television series Life on NBC. … Read More
2009 38 Years Old 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. … Read More


2011 40 Years Old 1 More Event
He played Gareth, the father of an 11-year-old Liverpool F.C. fan, in the 2011 film Will.
2013 42 Years Old In 2013, he narrated poetry for The Love Book App, an "interactive anthology of love literature developed by Allie Byrne Esiri".
2014 43 Years Old Lewis was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2014 Birthday Honours for services to drama.
2016 45 Years Old In 2016 he stars in the Showtime series Billions.
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