Damien Lewis is a former war reporter and one of the nation's "twenty favourite authors" (World Book Day). He is a prolific writer, topping bestseller lists worldwide. Many of his books are being made into movies or TV series, and he scripts his own work for films.
His military books include the number one bestseller Zero Six Bravo, and his man-and-dog at war stories, including the phenomenally successful War Dog and Judy – A Dog In A Million, both of which are being developed as films. His co-authored war-victim memoirs Slave and Tears of the Desert, have won a string of awards and were top international bestsellers. He also writes thrillers, and his first, Cobra Gold, is being made into a movie by LA-based Safadi Entertainment. His widely-acclaimed WWII elite forces series includes SAS Nazi Hunters, SAS Ghost Patrol, SAS Italian Job and Churchill’s Secret Warriors, which is being developed as a movie series by Paramount Pictures. He is the patron of various charities connected to his work and has raised tens of thousands of pounds for causes related to his writing. He is also an acclaimed public speaker, being hailed by one corporate executive as being “a brilliant natural storyteller.”