Lewis trained at the RSAMD (now RCS) and has worked extensively in theatre, film, television and radio.
Theatre work includes: A Slow Air, Borderline. Dunsinane, Calum’s Road, Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off, Our Teachers A Troll, To Begin (National Theatre of Scotland). A Christmas Carol, Educating Agnes, Confessions of a Justified Sinner, The BFG, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, Beauty and the Beast, Tartuffe, Merlin, Mother Courage, Cuttin’ a Rug, Changed Days (Royal Lyceum Theatre). Found at Sea, The Artist Man and the Mother Woman, Any Given Day, Petrol Jesus Nightmare #5 (In the Time of the Messiah), The Nest, Olga, Knives in Hens, The House Among the Stars, Loose Ends, (Traverse). Macbeth, Medea, King Lear (Theatre Babel). A Slow Air (with 59E59 NY and The Tricycle, London), Edwin Morgan’s Dreams & other Nightmares, Defender of the Faith, Beauty Queen of Leenanne, The Trick is to Keep Breathing (Tron Theatre). Nightingale and Chase, No Mean City (Citizens Theatre). 27 Wagons Full of Cotton, The Big Funk, The Crucible, Glengarry Glen Ross (Arches), Riddance (Paines Plough), The Hearts Story (Kings), Fire in the Basement (Communicado), Word for Word (Magnetic North), Frankie and Johnny, Broken Glass (Rapture), Quelques Fleurs, Tartuffe (Nippy Sweeties) View from Castle Rock (Stellar Quines) Various plays for Oran Mor and recently including, The War Hasn't Started Yet and Samuel Johnson goes to Scotland.
Television includes: Shetland, Hope Springs, Taggart, Rebus, Monarch of the Glen, Dr Finlay, Strathblair, Turning World, The Chief, Butterfingers, Rosaleen.
Film includes: For Those in Peril, Aberdeen, The Blue Boy, Gare Au Mare, Slide.
Lewis has also performed in numerous plays for BBC Scotland and Radio 4