Categories Band of Brothers Life Your Highness

  • Click above to view a video promo for the Band of Brothers marathon on Spike TV that will begin on Saturday, September 5th at 7pm and continue throughout the US Labor Day holiday weekend.

  • Other upcoming Damian Lewis broadcasts on US television include:

    » An Unfinished Life on Sunday, September 6th at 11:00am on FX.

    » Damian (as the voice of Agent 00 0) in Disney’s Phineas and Ferb episode titled “Elementary, My Dear Stacy” on DXDP:

    Saturday, August 29th at 8:00am

    Monday, August 31st at 8:00pm
    Tuesday, September 1st at 1:00am

    Available on-demand through September 14th

    » Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker continues on Cinemax throughout September.

  • Upcoming Damian Lewis broadcasts on UK television include:

    » Keane on Sky Arts 1 on Tuesday, September 8th at 10:10pm.

    » Season 2 of Life is ongoing on ITV3; the next episode “Re-Entry” will broadcast on Wednesday, August 26th at 10pm.

    » The Forsyte Saga – Series 2 is repeating on ITV3 and the next episode will air on Thursday, August 27th at 10pm.

    » The documentary Keep on Running, narrated by Damian Lewis, is repeating on BBC4 and will broadcast Friday, August 28th at 10:40pm and Monday, August 31 at 12:00am.

    Click here at the site for the updated tv schedule.

  • The region 1 (US and Canada) DVD for Life – Season 2 was released today and a few lucky Damian Lewis fans have already received their copies! ➡

    The region 2 DVD (UK, EU, SoAfrica, MidEast, Egypt, and Japan) will be released on December 28, 2009 and is now available for preorder.

    Click here for a review of the Life – Season 2 DVD from the Salt Lake City

  • News about Your Highness:

    » It has been announced that Justin Theroux will play the evil Wizard Leezar in the film.

    » This photograph has been circulating on the Web as a possible picture of Natalie Portman on location with the film, but this information has not been confirmed.

    » Spoiler warning! Click here for a (mixed) review of the script for Your Highness.

    » Click here for information about hand-crafted “wizard pipes” that will be used as props in the movie.

  • Thanks to Ann for the link to vote for Life in the final batch of Tubey Awards. The program has been nominated in three categories:

    » Best Drama
    » Broadcast Network Show Most In Need of a Move to a Cable Network
    » Best Smackdown in a Non-Reality Show – Charlie Crews vs. Roman

Categories Events Helen Keane Life

  • The Unite By Cycling site is featuring a photo of celebrity ambassador Damian Lewis and information about his participation in the September 19th Tour of Britain cycling event to benefit the Prostate Cancer Charity:

    Actor Damian Lewis, who cycles regularly, both at home in London and LA, and when he is filming, said: “I live in North London and I can get to Soho on bike routes in 15 minutes and I love it. We should have more cycle routes. It’s a fantastic way to get about.
    “We also ride a lot together as a family. I love having my son and my daughter on the back of my bike. It’s a great way of taking your kids around. Its gets them out of the buggy – and it’s a real treat for them…

    …I feel passionate about supporting The Prostate Cancer Charity in improving the lives of the 35,000 men, and their families, who are affected by the disease every year.

    The event will be televised on ITV4; click here for more information.

  • Thanks to Linda and Jill for this Helen McCrory interview from Source Magazine. In the article Helen talks about her dream of visiting Cuba with her husband Damian Lewis, the homes of their families in Wales, and a favorite childhood memory.

  • Chris Ball of the Cleveland Plain Dealer previewed the August 25th Region 1 DVD release of
    Life Season 2 starring Damian Lewis as Detective Charlie Crews:

    DVDs coming out Aug. 25; “Life,” season two

    When a wrongfully imprisoned policeman finally gets out of jail, he’s a changed man. Though few on the force trust him, he returns to work solving gruesome murders, but now with a Zen-like appreciation for life. Damian Lewis is enjoyably off-the-wall as the star of this unique cop show on NBC. Former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader Sarah Shahi co-stars as his serious-minded partner, and Donal Logue joins the cast for the 2008-09 season. 21 episodes, 15 hours. DVD extras: deleted scenes, a gag reel and audio commentaries. From Universal.

  • Keane starring Damian Lewis will air on Sky Arts 1 in the UK on Wednesday, August 26, 2009 at 6:30pm.

Categories Life

  • The Hollywood Interview has published additonal information for the August 25th release of the region 1 DVD for Life – Season 2:

    LIFE: SEASON TWO, stars Damian Lewis as a police detective reinstated to the force after being wrongly imprisoned. Using his Zen-like take on his second chance at life to solve cases unconventionally, Lewis keeps the bad guys of LA at bay. Bonuses: Deleted scenes; Gag reel; Commentary by cast and crew. Widescreen. Dolby 5.1 surround.

  • The region 2 DVD for Life – Season Two is available for pre-order in the UK from with a December 28th release date.

  • Vote for Life and Damian Lewis in this week’s edition of the Tubey Awards in the categories below:

    » Favorite Character: Charlie Crews (Life)

    » Most Underrated Show: Life

    » Best “Hell Yeah!” Moment: Charlie Crews kills Roman with one punch to the throat (Life)

  • Click here and here for new Life fanart by “Detective Charlie Crews.”
  • Erin Banker’s entertaining article about marriage to a red-headed man includes this comment:

    “…redheads are an increasingly distinguished tribe, not least the incredibly sexy Damian Lewis (Band of Brothers, Life)…”

Categories Life The Baker

  • The Baker starring Damian Lewis will screen at the Kansas International Film Festival in September.

  • Vote for Band of Brothers as the best television show of the decade in this Guardian poll. (Thank you to dantrans for the information!)

  • Thanks to Ryanne for the news that the region 2 Life –Season 1 DVD is now available in The Netherlands.

  • Zoe Salmon has told The Sun that “I flipping love Damian Lewis!”

  • writer Ken Tucker recently commented that:

    NBC… is the network, after all, that had no idea what a treasure it had in its recent Damian Lewis crime show Life.

  • Blogger simonf has posted more details about the recent sighting of Damian Lewis in Belfast:

    He was dressed casual, sweatpants from what I remember and was unshaven. He had just come out of a restaurant at lunchtime. And yes he did look as handsome and striking in person as he is on the screen. 😀

  • Washington Post staff writer Lisa de Moraes says that she would watch Damian Lewis even if he was just “reading my grocery list!” 😆

  • Click here to view the trailer for the Fantastic Mr. Fox, the animated film featuring the voice of Helen Mccrory as “Mrs. Bean.”