Wednesday, 20 March 2013

Damian Lewis Receives The Freedom Of The City Of London Award

Damian Lewis has been granted the freedom of the City of London.
The 'Homeland' star was presented with the honour in recognition of his acting achievements and as he was handed over the accolade at the Guildhall in the UK capital.
As he collected a certificate on behalf of the city, Damian said: "It's the most extraordinary honour to be offered the Freedom of the City of London - the city that I have grown up in, and love, more than any other. I'm very, very proud to be associated with it."

The freedom of the City of London accolade is believed to have started in 1237 and meant the recipient were free to carry out their chosen trade.
Big congrats to the actor.

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