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  • Season 2 of Life starring Damian Lewis will run in the UK on ITV3 beginning June 3rd; click here for more information.

  • More details are available for the Region 1 (North American) DVD for Life – Season 2 that will be released in the US on August 25th:

    The DVD will include all 21 episodes for season 2 in anamorphic widescreen with a Dolby Digital 5.1 audio track. Commentary tracks will be offered for selected episodes and some deleted scenes will also be included.

  • In this interview, Lord Jeffrey Archer discusses his efforts to find financial backing to make a film of Paths of Glory, his book about George Mallory, the great British explorer that died mysteriously on Mt. Everest in 1924. The interview includes these comments about the actors most suitable to play Mallory:

    Given the choice, who would he see playing the role of George Mallory, the hero of his latest yarn? Pat, he rattles off a wishlist: “Christian Bale, Paul Bettany, Damian Lewis.”

    Why these three? “Well”, he quips, “George Mallory was a very-good looking man. Heaven help the actors. He’d have to be strong enough to span Mt Everest and be good looking as well.”

    Click here and here for more information about Archer’s Paths of Glory and Damian Lewis as a candidate for the role of George Mallory.

  • This week Adrian Sturges, the producer for The Escapist and The Baker starring Damian Lewis, is participating in the “Producers on the Move” programme at the Cannes International Film Festival. According to this Screen Daily article the international distribution rights for his new film The Disappearance of Alice Creed have been acquired by West End Films.

  • More exciting news from Cannes, Rupert Wyatt, director of The Escapist will direct Keanu Reeves in a new thriller titled “Cartagena”.

  • Reminders! Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker with Damian Lewis is airing on Cinemax during May and June.

    And don’t forget that Damian will perform the voice of “Agent 00 0” in Phineas and Ferb’s new adventure titled “Elementary, My Dear Stacy” on The Disney Channel on May 15, 16, 20, 30, and 31 2009.

  • The Escapist with Damian Lewis is currently playing in Fort Lauderdale, FL at the Cinema Paradiso; click here for a review of the film from the New Times Broward-Palm Beach.

    This Australian review of The Escapist was recently featured in the Catholic Leader.

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  • The 5-disc set of the region 1 (North American) DVD for Life – Season 2 starring Damian Lewis will be released in the US on August 25th and is currently available for pre-order. Click here for the cover art and more information. ➡

  • Thanks to Dotty for the news that BBC Radio 4 (FM) will rebroadcast “Something Wrong about the Mouth” with Damian Lewis for “The Saturday Play” on May 16, 2009 at 2:30pm. The play originally aired on January 20, 2007 and will be available for online listening for one-week after the the May 16th broadcast. Click here for more information about the production and to download the program in MP3 format (compliments of Kaz!)

  • The extended version of Have I Got News For You episode 37.2 with guest host Damian Lewis is now available on YouTube in 4 parts. Thanks to Ryanne for the link.

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  • Click here to sign a petition to move Life starring Damian Lewis to the USA Network where the show has a better chance of being recognized, appreciated, and promoted!
  • Click here to find out what else you can do to fight for the return of Life.

  • Thanks to Ryanne for the news that season two of Life will premiere in the UK on ITV3 on June 3rd.

  • Click here to voice your comments about NBC’s cancellation of Life.

  • This Guardian article says that episode 37.2 of Have I Got News For You “pulled in 5 million viewers and a 23% share over the half-hour from 9pm on BBC1 for an edition hosted by actor Damian Lewis.”

  • Click here to download HIGNFY (extended format) as a RAR file. If you have trouble opening/viewing the program click on the links below for free downloads for opening RAR files. l 1 l
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  • Today’s edition of the Times Online provides information about AngloMockba, the British/Russian artistic and cultural festival that featured guest appearances by Martha Fiennes and Steven Frears along with screenings of their films “Chromophobia” starring Damian Lewis and “The Queen” strarring Helen McCrory.

    The article also reveals that the long-awaited production of Boogie Woogie starring Damian Lewis has been delayed due to lack of funding.

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  • NBC confirmed on Monday during its “infront” presentation that Life has been canceled. 🙁 Not too much of a surprise considering the utter ridiculousness of the time slot! No word yet on whether another network may possibly be interested in it. Click on the following for more on the matter: 1 l 2 l 3 l 4.

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