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Now Out on DVD/Blu-ray: Queen of the Desert Featuring a Familiar ‘Ginger Prince’ – Sept 26, 2017

Now Out on DVD/Blu-ray: Queen of the Desert Featuring a Familiar ‘Ginger Prince’

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Queen and Prince.  See what I did there?

If you missed Queen of the Desert during its limited run in movie theaters, featuring a familiar ‘Ginger Prince’ we all know and adore, you can now own it on DVD and Blu-ray beginning September 26, 2017.  You can purchase it from Amazon, Best Buy and other online sources. It has been available for streaming since April 14, 2017 from both Amazon Video and iTunes.

The Ginger Prince and Queen – Source: Queen of the Desert film

Originally released in 2015, Queen of the Desert is a biopic chronicling the adventures of the pioneer Gertrude Bell, played by Nicole Kidman, who was an influential diplomat and intelligence agent serving the United Kingdom in the Middle East. Our main man Damian Lewis plays Bell’s paramour, Lt. Col. Charles Doughty-Wylie.

Nicole Kidman and Damian Lewis – Source: Queen of the Desert film

 

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Blue Blood, Blue Collar: Damian Lewis’ Transformations, The New Yorker, January 18, 2016

The actor probes his characters, but his method isn’t Method. “I’m Damian Lewis, not Daniel Day-Lewis.”

 Photograph by Pari Dukovic for The New Yorker

At a corner table in the dining room of Marea, a restaurant on Central Park South, the conversation was smooth but disputatious. Three men in suits were drinking red wine and eating pasta that cost thirty-four dollars a serving. One of them was a hedge-fund manager, a famous short seller. Another was the financial journalist Andrew Ross Sorkin. The third man, in from London, was the actor Damian Lewis.

Sorkin had made the introduction. The hedge-fund manager and Lewis were doing most of the talking. “Does your business have a societal benefit?” Lewis asked. He wanted to know what made a hedge-fund manager more than “a paper shuffler.”

The hedge-fund manager said that he and his peers basically function as market-based regulators—that they have a financial incentive to expose wrongdoing. Sorkin had set up other audiences for Lewis with financial machers. One of them urged Lewis to consider an underperforming company with entrenched management or a sclerotic board: an activist investor, even if he came in and cut things and fired people—well, that’s capitalism.

Continue reading Blue Blood, Blue Collar: Damian Lewis’ Transformations, The New Yorker, January 18, 2016

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‘Homeland’: Damian Lewis talks about finale tragedy, Entertainment Weekly, December 17, 2013

‘Homeland’: Damian Lewis talks finale tragedy

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Damian Lewis is breaking his silence on the season 3 finale of Showtime’s Homeland. Below, the Emmy-winning actor says goodbye to Nicholas Brody, his popular Homeland starring character who was executed in a public square in Tehran during the show’s last episode of the season Sunday night. Lewis reveals what it was like to shoot his agonizing last scene, what he thinks Brody was thinking in those final moments and his feelings about the show’s future without him.
Continue reading ‘Homeland’: Damian Lewis talks about finale tragedy, Entertainment Weekly, December 17, 2013