- Fountain of Life Productions will be promoting Love and Virtue (a romantic period drama that will star Damian Lewis) next month at the Cannes Film Festival.
- Director Philip Haas will present his new film The Situation featuring Damian Lewis at the Little Rock Film Festival on May 17th.
- In the US viewers are enjoying the Band of Brothers marathon on the History Channel this weekend. Be sure to check out Acting Tough, Damian Lewis’s Band of Brothers boot camp diary originally published in The Daily Mail in October, 2001. Many other articles are also available in the Band of Brothers Archive on the Press page.
- Thanks to Ryoko and Claire for the Damian Lewis scans newly posted at the photo Gallery.
- This article about The Escapist (the new Rupert Wyatt film starring Damian Lewis, Joseph Fiennes, Brian Cox and many other fine actors) states that the movie will be released theatrically in Ireland “sometime around September.”
- Ann, a lucky fan from Estonia, shared this autographed photo of Damian Lewis that she’s recently received. Check out the Frequently Asked Questions page to learn how you can request an autographed picture of Damian Lewis.
- The Region 1 (North American) Stormbreaker DVD featuring Damian Lewis will be released widely on May 22nd. The R1 DVD was originally released last December with Wal-Mart as the exclusive US distributor but copies were sometimes difficult to obtain; Amazon.com and other online vendors are now offering the R1 DVD for pre-order with a May 22nd release date, see below:
» Pre-order the wide-screen Stormbreaker R1 DVD
» Pre-order the full-screen Stormbreaker R1 DVD
» Visit the Shop page to order the Region 2 or 4 Stormbreaker DVDs
- According to C21 the French distribution rights for Much Ado About Nothing starring Damian Lewis have been acquired by the AB Group for distribution in French European territories.
- In the US the Starz movie channel will air An Unfinished Life featuring Damian Lewis on April 19th and 27th. The film is also available for download from the Starz site and individuals with access to Starz On Demand can view the film at any time through May 10th. Click here to view the trailer for the movie.
- Director Philip Haas will present his film The Situation starring Damian Lewis tonight in Waterville, Maine (home of Shadow Distributions the film’s US distributor.) This review of the film says that Damian Lewis “has a gift for looking at once earnest and crafty.” Click here for the list of current and upcoming locations and playdates for The Situation.
- Click here for a Times Online article about the recent invasion of British actors, including Damian Lewis, on US television. (Let’s hope that it’s true and that the pilot for Life is picked up by NBC!)
- Condolences to the family of Easy Company veteran Lt. Colonel Ronald Spiers who passed away on April 11th; may he rest in peace.