Damian Lewis Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 31 Jan, 2020
Facts of Damian Lewis
Date of Birth: 1971 , February-11
Age: 50 years old
Birth Nation: England
Name Damian Lewis
Birth Name Damian Watcyn Lewis
Nick Name Damian, Watcyn
Father J. Watcyn Lewis
Mother Charlotte Mary Lewis
Nationality British
Birth Place/City St John's Wood
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Television
Net Worth $ 12 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Red
Waist size 34 in
Chest Size 41 in
Bicep Size 14.5 in
Weight in KG 86 kg
Famous for Film producer
Affair with Sophia Myles
Boyfriend Sophia Myles
Married Yes
Married to Helen McCrory (m. 2007)
Children 2
Divorce N/A
Education Ashdown House, East Sussex ,Eton College ,Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Movies Our Kind of Traitor
TV Show Homeland
Sisters Amanda Lewis
Siblings Gareth Lewis ,William Lewis
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Damian Lewis was born in St. John's Wood, London, England and he was raised in his birth place London. Lewis was born on 11 February 1971. He was born as the son of Charlotte Mary and J. Watcyn Lewis. Lewis's father was a city broker by profession. Lewis is English by his nationality. According to his ethnicity he is white. Lewis has two brother namely Gareth Lewis, an English film director and William Lewis. And he has a sister named Amanda Lewis.

Damian Lewis attended Ashdown House School and Eton College. In 1993, he graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama and after his graduation he served as a stage actor for the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Lewis made his debut from television screen in 1993, where he played the role of Clive in a  series Micky Love. In 1996 he was featured in TV series A Touch of Frost. He played the role of Lt. Neil Loughrey in a British television drama serial Warrior in 1999.

For his role of Maj. Richard D. Winters in American war drama miniseries Band of Brothers, he was nominated in several awards, including Golden Globe Award and Satellite Award. Since 2006 he has also worked as host in the TV show Have I Got News for You.

Lewis's role in an American political thriller television series Homeland where he played the character of Nicholas Brody, he won several awards including Primetime Emmy Award, Dorian Award, Golden Globe Award and Satellite Award. In 20015 he appeared in the TV series Wolf Hall in the role of Henry VIII of England.

Lewis has also been favorite character in the movies where he has been featured in numerous movies and he made his debut in the movie screen from 1997 movie Robinson Crusoe. In 2004 in the lead role of William Keane he was featured in American drama film Keane.

In 2011 he appeared in the American fantasy stoner comedy film Your Highness. In the role of Lord Capulet he appeared in the movie British-Italian-Swiss romantic drama film Romeo & Juliet. In 2015 he appeared in couple of movies including Our Kind of Traitor, Queen of the Desert and Bill. 

He has also appeared in the World War II miniseries Band of Brothers alongside Joseph May and Michael Fassbender.

Damian is very good looking guy and in the past he has been in relation with many beautiful ladies. Lewis's  current relational status is married and his sexual orientation is straight.

Lewis had an affair with actress Katie Razzall they remained in relation starting from 2011 to 2012 for about an year. Starting from 2001 he dated an Australian actress Freya Stafford for two year till 2003.

Lewis was romantically linked with an American actress Kristin Davis with whom he shared a year long relationship. There was several rumors about Lewis affair with actress Sophia Myles, which they confirmed that they were dating in 2005.

In 2005, Damian started dating British actress Helen McCrory and after two years in relation he married his girlfriend on 4 July 2007. Talking about his children he has a daughter named Manon and a son named Gulliver with his spouse.

He has net worth of 12 million dollar and his salary is under review. Lewis's bio and career information is updated in his official site.