Damian Lewis gets very animated at athletics championship

Damian Lewis was spotted getting very animated alongside Sadiq Khan as they cheered Team GB on to glory at the World Athletics Championship in London on Saturday.

The Billions star, 46, joined the London mayor for a family trip to the Olympic stadium to watch Great Britain claim a gold and two silver medals in a dramatic night of athletics.

Alongside his two children, Manon, 10, and Gulliver, nine, renowned actor Damian threw himself into the evening's events desperately urging Mo Farah on to victory. 

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Champions: Damian Lewis, 46, was spotted getting very animated alongside Sadiq Khan as they cheered Team GB on to glory at the World Athletics Championship in London on Saturday

Champions: Damian Lewis, 46, was spotted getting very animated alongside Sadiq Khan as they cheered Team GB on to glory at the World Athletics Championship in London on Saturday

Sports fan Sadiq, 46, was spotted chatting to the Homeland actor while Damian took advantage of the free hospitality on offer tucking into a canape or two.

Sporting a nubuck brown jacket with contrasting black buttons, the star cut a relaxed figure surrounded by the great and the good of the athletics world. 

Dressed casually in a pair of stone wash grey chinos with suede tanned brogues, the star added a touch of colour by flashing a pair of vivid red socks.

And styling his famous ginger locks sideways into a quiff, a youthful looking Damian got into the spirit of things with a splash of face paint in the form of an English rose. 

Tense: Sporting a nubuck brown jacket with contrasting black buttons, the star cut a relaxed figure surrounded by the great and the good of the athletics world

Tense: Sporting a nubuck brown jacket with contrasting black buttons, the star cut a relaxed figure surrounded by the great and the good of the athletics world

Cake walk: Sports fan Sadiq, 46, was spotted chatting to the Homeland actor while Damian took advantage of the free hospitality on offer tucking into a canape or two

Cake walk: Sports fan Sadiq, 46, was spotted chatting to the Homeland actor while Damian took advantage of the free hospitality on offer tucking into a canape or two

Watching the spectacular affair from afar, the whole crowd went silent in anticipation of track legend Usain Bolt's final ever race.

With the partisan throng willing 'Lightning Bolt' Usain on to one last

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