Emmy awards 2012: Damian Lewis hails ‘golden age of television’
It was a very British way to collect an Emmy: take to the stage of American TV’s landmark award show and say sorry for winning the best actor gong.
Eye on Emmy: Homeland’s Damian Lewis Talks About Playing No Ordinary Anti-Hero
Just as Nicholas Brody received a hero’s welcome upon being rescued from captivity in Afghanistan, Damian Lewis of Showtime’s Homeland has been met with plaudits for his riveting portrayal of the conflicted Marine sergeant, husband, father and… would-be terrorist. Lewis – going for his first Emmy nomination this year, having previously been nominated for the 2012 Golden Globes for playing Brody on this series and in 2002 for his role in HBO’s Band of Brothers – reveals how he makes the potentially reprehensible relatable.
Exclusive Interview: HOMELAND star Damian Lewis delves into the two sides of patriotism
The actor talks about his new series and his feelings about the end of LIFE