- Actress Kate Ashfield (who co-stars with Damian Lewis in The Baker) is currently in Spain presenting the film at the 2008 Ibiza International Film Festival; click here and here for articles about her appearance. The
Ibiza Sun had this to say about the festival:
“The Second Edition of the IbizaIff will welcome Sir Alan Parker as Patron. Other exciting names that will assist this year are Michael Radford, Michael Nyman, Mike Figgis, Jacqueline Bisset, Mira Sorvino and Kate Ashfield.
Friday May 23rd sees the kick off of the second edition of the IbizaIff – with a great new jury line up and new digital section together with a star studded guest list including Spanish diva Elsa Pataky.
The IbizaIff tagline “celebrating the independent Spirit” continues to be the backbone of the festival with a host of indie films lined up both in and out of competition.
The festival will run from Friday May 23 through to 31 May with the awards ceremony taking place at the fabulous new Palacio de Congreso.”
The Baker was written and directed by Gareth Lewis and produced by Damian Lewis and Adrian Sturges for Picture Farm. The film is currently playing at selected theatres in the UK and is also available on Region 2 DVD.
- The Radio Times did a survey to identify British actors with the best American accents – including Damian Lewis.
- Vote for Damian Lewis in the Hello! Most Attractive Man of the Month contest!