- The trailer for The Baker starring Damian Lewis is now available on YouTube. The film opens theatrically in the UK on February 29th at the Ritzy PictureHouse and will be released on region 2
DVD on March 3rd. The Baker will screen at the RiverRun Film Festival in North Carolina in April.
- According to this blogger Life starring Damian Lewis will broadcast in the UK on ITV1 after Easter.
- Amazon.com has posted a “place holder” for the season 1 DVD for Life but the series is not yet available for order.
- Vote for Life in these polls at Buddy TV and The People’s Choice sites.
- The clip of Damian Lewis as Prime Minister Tony Blair in the political spoof Confessions of a Diary Secretary is now available on YouTube.
GMTV visits Damian Lewis on ‘The Baker’ set
For the Love of Chocolate
by Gingersnap | damian-lewis.com | February 15, 2008
The Baker aka Assassin in Love: A hitman has second thoughts about his career and seeks refuge from his boss by finding work as a baker in a rural Welsh village. This killer comedy is released on limited theatrical on February 29, 2008, on DVD March 3, 2008, or stream on Amazon Prime here.
- Click here for a Brian Cox interview at ABC News about The Escapist. They show some clips – none with Damian – but they do mention
Damian and show a photo of him and Cox.
- Click here to vote for Life in a new BuddyTV poll (Which NBC show do you most want to see return?).
- The Baker will be released on DVD in both the UK and Netherlands on March 3rd.
- Damian Lewis will make a guest appearance on GMTV’s Entertainment Today on Friday, February 15th at 8.35 A.M to promote the UK release of his new film The Baker. Damian both stars in and produced the film which opens at the Ritzy PictureHouse in Brixton on February 29th. (Thanks to vashi1964 for the news!)
- It’s official! NBC has renewed Life starring Damian Lewis for the 2008-09 season and the series will have a “major re-launch” next season; click here to read the NBC/Universal press release and click here for the report from Variety. ➡
- The Personal Pineapple site
has posted a new “re-watch and discussion” page for The Fallen Woman, episode 5 of Life.
- Starworld, the Philippine network, recently began airing episodes of Life and the show is already gaining new fans; click here to read a viewer’s comments about the show.
- This article provides a description of the Vanity Fair Portraits viewing at the National Portrait Gallery last Monday. Click here to enjoy photos of Damian Lewis and Helen McCrory at the event.