Damian Lewis: Boarding school is a ‘very violent’ experience that ‘defines you emotionally for life’
Damian Lewis, the Old Etonian actor, has told how he found being sent to boarding school a “very violent experience”. Continue reading Damian Lewis: Boarding school is a ‘very violent’ experience that ‘defines you emotionally for life’, The Telegraph, May 15, 2016
Five Minutes With: Damian Lewis
Star of new TV drama, Billions, Damian Lewis, 45, plays am ambitious hedge fund manager who hails from a working class family. After the 9/11 attacks, and the sole survivor of the hedge fund, he pays the college tuition of his former colleagues’ children. At the same time, he uses insider trading and bribery to amass his firm’s wealth. Continue reading Five Minutes with Damian Lewis, MindFood, May 13, 2016
Damian Lewis reads le Carré at Time Out London’s Spy Weekend
Damian Lewis is reading le Carré. Time Out London teams up with Studio Canal to bring Londoners a “spy weekend” at Hornsey Town Hall Arts Centre. The weekend includes screenings of some of the popular films based on John le Carré books, namely The Spy Who Came in from the Cold(1965), the first le Carré adaptation to the big screen, and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (2011) as well as of some other classic spy movies like Notorious(1946) and The Third Man (1949) and an exclusive special screening of Our Kind of Traitor followed by a spy-themed party as well as a discussion panel on “Bringing le Carré to the screen” with The Night Managerproducer Stephen Cornwell (who is also John le Carré’s son), the producer Gail Egan (The Constant Gardener, Our Kind of Traitor) and Our Kind of Traitor director Susanna White plus readings from John le Carré’s work by celebrated fans including one certain ginger!
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