Trainspotting

  • Danny Boyle: I don't tolerate actor's ego April 1, 2013

    London: Filmmaker Danny Boyle says he had once fired an actor for screaming at an assistant bringing him breakfast. The 'Trainspotting' filmmaker said he did not even think twice that it would delay production on the project because he has zero tolerance for such outbursts on set, reported Contactmusic. "I...
  • I'd love to make another film in India: Danny Boyle February 7, 2009

    For Slumdog Millionaire the India release is a homecoming, the film weaves in all the elements of a Hindi film to all the elements of the life in Mumbai. The result is a cross-cultural cocktail, which has taken the world by storm. For director Danny Boyle a self-confessed city junkie,...
  • Danny Boyle wins top director award for Slumdog February 19, 2009

    Los Angeles: Danny Boyle, whose rags-to-riches romance Slumdog Millionaire has won over US audiences, was named best director by the Directors Guild of America on Saturday, cementing the movie's position as the Oscar front-runner. The win put a positive end to a week of controversy for the film that...
  • Brit director on a talent hunt, are you the one? October 12, 2007

    Mumbai: Acclaimed British filmmaker Danny Boyle is in a spot. The director of such hits as Trainspotting, The Beach and 28 Days Later is in Mumbai currently, casting for his new film, the as-yet-untitled adaptation of the bestselling Indian novel Q&A. Despite having spent weeks and weeks looking at pictures,...