Washington, June 14 : Daniel Day-Lewis has been honored by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II in her Birthday Honours List.
The 'Lincoln' star admitted that he was entirely amazed and absolutely delighted in equal measure to discover that he had made the list, Contactmusic reported.
Day-Lewis will be able to add 'Sir' to his name after receiving a knight for 'services to drama'.
Los Angeles, Feb 18 : Actor Daniel Day-Lewis will present an award at the 86th Academy Awards.
The three-time Oscar winner joins actress Jennifer Lawrence as one of the presenters at the awards ceremony, reports hollywoodreporter. com.
The 86th Academy Awards, to be hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will be held March 2. (IANS)
Los Angeles, May 28 : Sally Fields describes her "Lincoln" co-star Daniel Day-Lewis as an "outrageous" and "funny rascal".
Fields says that Day-Lewis has been a bad influence when they have been together at award ceremonies, reports contactmusic. com.
She told You magazine: "Daniel is an absolutely hysterically funny rascal. He always wants to do something funny and I'm always going, 'Daniel, we can't do that!' He's completely outrageous."
Los Angeles, Feb 25 : Daniel Day-Lewis has won the lead actor Oscar for his portrayal of assassinated US President Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg's `Lincoln' at the 85th Academy Awards.
With this win, the 55-year-old actor has become the first person to win three lead Oscars, the LA Times reported.
Washington, Jan. 14 : Daniel Day-Lewis and Jessica Chastain have bagged the Best Actor and the Best Actress award at the Golden Globes this year.
Adele picked up a Golden Globe award for 007 movie Skyfall''s title track of the same name.
"Oh my God, oh my God, oh my God," People magazine quoted Adele as saying as she took the stage to collect award for her theme song ''Skyfall.''
Washington, January 12 : The movie `Lincoln', its star Daniel Day-Lewis and director Steven Spielberg are the odds-on favourites to win this year's Academy Awards, it has been revealed.
After Thursday's Oscar nominations were revealed, oddsmakers were quickly calculating the odds for each nominee and, by far, most of them had `Lincoln' sweeping the awards.
Los Angeles, Nov 5 : Actor Daniel Day-Lewis was reportedly so immersed in his role for upcoming movie "Lincoln" that he used to stay in character even when he wasn't shooting.
The 55-year-old plays the role of US president Abraham Lincoln in the movie. He did not get out of his costume even while doing some other work and was addressed as 'Mr. President' by Steven Spielberg, who is directing the movie.
Los Angeles, Aug 4 : Actor Daniel Day-Lewis has denied reports that he has been roped in to star in "Sherlock Holmes" sequel.
It was reported that the Oscar-winner had signed up to play the supersleuth's nemesis Professor Moriarty, opposite Robert Downey, Jr., in the follow-up directed by Guy Ritchie, which is expected to hit cinemas next year.
However, Day-Lewis' manager insists the report is "not true", reports imdb. com. (IANS)
Washington, Dec 22 : British actor Daniel Day-Lewis still holds a grudge against directors who rejected him when he was a young wannabe.
The two-time Oscar winner is tipped to compete for his third Best Actor Academy Award next year (10) for his critically-acclaimed role in musical ‘Nine’.
However, Day-Lewis insists he can’t forget the filmmakers who treated him like ‘filth’ earlier in his career.
London, Dec 20 - Daniel Day-Lewis, who has won numerous acting awards over the years, always expects failure because it motivates him to strive to achieve better things.
London, May 17 : British actor Daniel Day-Lewis is all set to make his first musical debut on the big screen.
The 51-year-old actor, who has already had a 25-year film career and who picked up his latest Academy Award for his performance in There Will Be Blood, will, according to industry insiders, be taking the lead role in a movie version of the musical Nine.
London, February 27: Hollywood star Daniel Day-Lewis is planning to do a reality TV show wherein he may have to munch insects in the jungle with Z-list celebrities.
The actor believes that his skilfulness in building canoes, throwing knives, and doing such other things make him the perfect candidate for the show ‘I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!”.
Washington, Feb 25: French actress Marion Cotillard and English actor Daniel Day Lewis walked away with the top awards of Best Actress and Best Actor at this year’s Oscars.
London, Feb 23: It has been a long transformation for Daniel Day-Lewis - from being a ‘savage’ youngster to a devoted dad, says the actor himself.
The 50-year-old, who has received a Best Actor nomination in the Oscars for his portrayal of US oilman Daniel Plainview in ‘There Will Be Blood’, has credited his three kids for bringing out the change in him.
Washington, Feb 9: George Clooney has tipped Daniel Day-Lewis to win with the Best Actor Oscar later this month.
(George Clooney Photos)
The pair face competition from Viggo Mortensen, Tommy Lee Jones and Johnny Depp in the category, but Clooney is already convinced that Day-Lewis is the winner.
Washington, Feb 5: Daniel Day-Lewis has denied being a hermit, insisting that it is not possible for a father-of-two to stay at home all the time.
The 50-year-old has worked on only four films in the last 10 years and has spent his time off at his secluded house in Ireland, where he lives with his wife Rebecca Miller, a film director, and their two sons, Ronan, nine, and Cashel, five.
He admits that he is a private man, but insists that he does not deliberately stay indoor.
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