- Damian Lewis will be interviewed on the Start the Week program with Andrew Marr on BBC Radio 4 on Monday, May 14 at 9AM (UK time). The program will also be available for online download at Listen Again. (Thanks to Hal4King for the head’s-up!)
- The region 1 (US/Canada) DVD of The Situation starring Damian Lewis is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com with a July 31st release date.
- Tbe first episode of the 2-part BBC radio drama My Cousin Rachel featuring Damian Lewis is now available online for one week; episode 2 will air on May 13th.
- Here’s another article about British actors, including Damian Lewis, on American television for the upcoming 2007-08 season.
- This review in the Winston-Salem Jounal for the Normal For Norfolk screening at the
River Run International Film Festival in North Carolina says:
“…The other highlight of the program is Normal for Norfolk, a dark British comedy about a man who breaks free on Halloween while he’s being transferred from one insane asylum to another. Very funny stuff…”
Normal For Norfolk is a short film written and directed for Picture Farm by Gareth Lewis, featuring Helen McCrory and produced by Damian Lewis and Adrian Sturges; click
here to view the film online.
- Reminder, fans all over the world will have opportunities to enjoy Damian Lewis performances this weekend:
» In the US BBC America is repeating Much Ado About Nothing starring Damian Lewis as the charming Benedict at 3am ET Sunday, May 6th – set your recorders!
» Starting Sunday, May 6th at 10:35pm, ABC in Australia will begin broadcasting The Forsyte Saga, Series 2 with Damian Lewis as the sympathetic, annoying, exasperating, and very attractive Soames Forsyte.
» In the US, cable television subscribers are enjoying Damian Lewis this month as the evil, JLo-beating (but handsome!) Gary in An Unfinished Life on Starz, Encore and On Demand.
If you think that it’s just not possible for Damian Lewis to play an unattactive character, just check out his portrayal of the very unsexy Prime Minister Tony Blair in Confessions of a Diary Secretary (he’s very convincing and funny but not at all attractive – hard to believe, but true!)
- New Damian Lewis Picture Farm production images!
» Click here for a great cast and crew photo for The Baker (Damian and Gareth Lewis are seated together at front right center.)
» Click here to see an image of “the baker” himself hard at work studying a cookbook.
» Click here to view the logo for The Escapist.
- Site update: a new Project Preview page has been added for My Cousin Rachel (featuring Damian Lewis as Ambrose) which will air this Sunday on BBC Radio 4; part II will broadcast the following Sunday, May 13th. The program will be available to Listen Again online for one week following the original broadcast.