Damian Lewis

British actor and producer

Damian Watcyn Lewis OBE (born 11 February 1971) is an English actor and movie producer.

Damian Lewis
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Lewis in February 2015
Damian Watcyn Lewis

(1971-02-11) 11 February 1971 (age 49)
EducationGuildhall School of Music and Drama
OccupationActor, movie producer
Years active1993–present
Helen McCrory (m. 2007)

Lewis played U.S. Army Major Richard Winters in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers, U.S. Marine Sergeant Nicholas Brody in the Showtime series Homeland, King Henry VIII in the BBC Two serial Wolf Hall and currently plays Bobby Axelrod in the Showtime series Billions (2016–present). For his role in Homeland, he has earned a Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award. Lewis has also appeared in movies such as Stormbreaker (2005), The Baker (2007), Will (2011), Your Highness (2011), The Sweeney (2012), Queen of the Desert (2015), Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019).

Lewis was born in St John's Wood, London. He has been married to actress Helen McCrory since 2007. The couple have two children. Lewis is a supporter of Liverpool Football Club.[1]


  1. Koncienzcy, Rebecca (9 June 2019). "The Merseyside stars who have made it big in Hollywood". Liverpool Echo. Retrieved 12 June 2019.

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