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The Year of Steel
by Gingersnap | damian-lewis.com | July 4, 2018
Happy July 4th and Happy 11th Anniversary to Damian and Helen! We wish you two many, many more decades together. So where did they meet? How did Damian propose? Did they have a honeymoon? Go on the 11-year journey with Fan Fun with Damian Lewis to find out!
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Embarrassment of Riches
by Kate Erbland | Mental Floss | December 9, 2013
HBO has an archive of award-winning material, but perhaps the crown jewel in the cable channel’s mini-series program is Band of Brothers, a ten-episode special presentation that brought World War II to startling on-screen life in 2001.
Chronicling the real-life experiences of the Easy Company of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne, Brothers dove deep inside some of the most essential parts of the war, from D-Day to Market Garden to the taking of Hitler’s private holiday residence. The remarkable stories told within it were only bolstered by a massive cast of new and emerging talent. Much of Band of Brothers was filmed in the UK, resulting in the casting of a bevy of up-and-coming British actors as some of America’s finest soldiers (alongside plenty of American talent, too), and also guaranteeing that you’ve probably forgotten many of the men who made the series so great.