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Naomie Harris Credits Danny Boyle For Her Success

Naomie Harris credits Danny Boyle for her success.The British actress, who was awarded an OBE by Queen Elizabeth for her services to drama today (23.02.17), says the 60-year-old director launched her acting career and gave...

Danny Boyle Feels "Great Shame" Over Fall-out With Ewan Mcgregor

As two of the big names behind Trainspotting come together again for T2, director Danny Boyle has revealed his "great shame" at the ten-year feud he and Ewan McGregor took part in after during the...

Jonny Lee Miller Wanted To Get Naked In T2 Trainspotting

Jonny Lee Miller signed up for 'T2 Trainspotting' to get naked.The 44-year-old actor reprises the role of Sick Boy in the sequel to the 1996 cult classic black comedy, and in one scene both Miller...

The Greatest Danny Boyle Movie Soundtracks

A good soundtrack and/or score is truly the thing that makes a movie. It gives it life, emotion and memorability, and is one of the reasons Danny Boyle's movies are so incredibly visceral. His ability...

Danny Boyle Up For Third Trainspotting Film

Danny Boyle is interested in making a third 'Trainspotting' film.The 60-year-old director has just released 'T2 Trainspotting' which is set 20 years after the original 1996 movie, which was based on Irvine Welsh's novel 'Trainspotting'...

Robert Carlyle Had Teeth Taken Out For Trainspotting Sequel

The 55-year-old star reprises his role as thug Francis Begbie, 21 years after Danny Boyle’s iconic movie was first released. To slip back into the mindset of his psychotic alter ego Robert made drastic changes...

Is There Room For A Third Trainspotting Film?

Despite the eagerly awaited sequel to Trainspotting finally only under a week away after a decade of speculation, one of the actors has already started the rumour mill going about a potential third film.Could there...

Robert Carlyle Hints At Trainspotting 3

Robert Carlyle has hinted there will be a third 'Trainspotting' film based on his own character.The 55-year-old actor has reprised his role as the psychotic Francis 'Franco' Begbie in 'T2: Trainspotting' - director Danny Boyle's...

Ewan Mcgregor Reveals His T2 Trainspotting Fear

Ewan McGregor feared the sequel to 'Trainspotting' would tarnish the original movie.The 45-year-old star has reprised the role of Mark Renton for the new Danny Boyle-directed movie and although he was initially reluctant to appear...

Dev Patel Struggled With Lack Of Diverse Roles After Slumdog Success

The British actor is nominated for a Golden Globe and a Bafta for his portrayal of Saroo Brierley in new film Lion. He first rose to prominence in Danny Boyle's 2008 hit and has since...

Jonny Lee Miller Agreed To Trainspotting Return Due To 'Faith' In Danny Boyle

Jonny Lee Miller agreed to star in 'T2 Trainspotting' because he has great ''faith'' in Danny Boyle.The 44-year-old actor reprises his role as Simon 'Sick Boy' Williamson in the highly-anticipated follow-up to the 1996 movie...

Dev Patel Shunned His Indian Heritage To Fit In

The British actor’s parents are both Gujarati Hindu Indians, but when he was a youngster Dev didn’t get to know his heritage as well as he could have done. But after being cast in Danny...

Robert Carlyle Wept Over T2 Script

Robert Carlyle cried when he read the script for 'T2 Trainspotting'.The 55-year-old actor will reprise his role as the psychopathic Francis Begbie in the highly-anticipated follow-up to the 1996 movie and was surprised by how...

Ewan Mcgregor Talks About His Character Renton From 'T2: Trainspotting'

Ahead of the release of the incredibly long-awaited sequel to Trainspotting, titled T2, in January, Ewan McGregor has spoken about reprising his character of Mark ‘Rent Boy’ Renton.The 45 year old actor stars alongside the...

Danny Boyle Apologises For Disrespecting Ewan Mcgregor After The Beach Feud

The feud between the director and Scottish actor Ewan began when he understood he'd been cast in the film, an adaptation of Alex Garland's book, only to later discover Leonardo had been given the role...

Danny Boyle's Guilt Over Ewan Mcgregor Snub

Danny Boyle still feels guilty for casting Leonardo DiCaprio in 'The Beach' over Ewan McGregor.The pair fell out over the 2000 movie, despite a previously close friendship, and although they are on good terms now...

Danny Boyle Plagued By Trainspotting's Sick Boy And Renton

Danny Boyle says 'Trainspotting' characters Sick Boy, Renton, Spud and Begbie have never been far from his mind since 1996.The Oscar-winning director decided to make the sequel to the classic British title because fans have...

Ewan Mcgregor Almost Didn't Take On Star Wars Role

Ewan McGregor almost didn't accept a role in 'Star Wars'. The 45-year-old actor played Obi-Wan Kenobi in 'Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace' but admitted he struggled with the decision to take on the...

Ewan Mcgregor Fears Over Getting Back Into Trainspotting Character

Ewan McGregor was apprehensive about returning to his 'Trainspotting' character in case he couldn't get back into the role.The 45-year-old actor has been reunited with his former castmates - Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, Ewen...

'T2: Trainspotting' Trailer Sees Ewan Mcgregor With A New 'Lust For Life'

The iconic Scottish black comedy saga continues with the sequel to the gritty, Oscar nominated 1996 film 'Trainspotting'. 'T2: Trainspotting' is set a decade after the first film and reunites the whole cast along with...

Oasis Turned Down 'Trainspotting' Soundtrack Because They Thought It Was Actually About Trainspotters

One of the reasons why the movie Trainspotting was so beloved back in 1996 was its soundtrack, full of stars from the contemporary world of Britpop such as Elastica, Pulp, Underworld and Leftfield. But one...

Michael Fassbender Was Terrified Of Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Script

The movie star was handed the role after Leonardo DiCaprio and Christian Bale reportedly passed and now admits he initially thought he'd taken on too much by signing on for Danny Boyle's biopic...

'Trainspotting 2' Teaser Trailer, With First New Footage, Released

Ahead of its much-anticipated release in January next year, a brand new official teaser trailer has emerged for the Trainspotting sequel, and the first to feature new footage.As the iconic opening music from the 1996...

A.r. Rahman Coming To The UK

Indian music sensation A.R. Rahman is bringing his 'Intimate Tour' to the UK.The 49-year-old singer/songwriter and composer will come to Britain this September with his acclaimed live show which showcases his inimitable style and mix...

'Trainspotting' Sequel Gets Release Date And Teaser Trailer

Fans of ‘90s classic Trainspotting have been anticipating a sequel to the beloved original for over two decades. Now they know exactly when their wait will be over, as a release date has finally been...

Ewan Mcgregor: 'Playing Lumiere Was Fantastically Fun!'

The Scottish actor takes on the role of talking candlestick Lumiere in Bill Condon's version of the classic Disney film, with Emma Watson playing Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast. Ewan is no stranger...

Ewan Mcgregor: 'Bond Isn't An Exciting Role For An Actor'

Daniel Craig is thought to be stepping down from the role as the super suave spy, with Damian Lewis, Tom Hiddleston and Idris Elba all rumoured as replacements. But one person who isn't chomping at...

Ewan Mcgregor Confirms 'Trainspotting' Sequel Will Begin Filming In May

Ewan McGregor has confirmed that he long-awaited sequel to Trainspotting is set to begin filming at the end of May. The sequel comes 20 years after the original cult classic film and a decade after...

Danny Boyle Lands Career Achievement Award

The Slumdog Millionaire moviemaker was presented with the Artios Career Achievement Award by the film's screenwriter Aaron Sorkin at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles for his contribution to film and collaborations...

Danny Boyle: 'Ridley Scott Makes Tough Space Movies Look So Easy'

Scott insisted he had no problems shooting the Mars-based movie once he started filming, because the script was so good, prompting Steve Jobs director Boyle to protest, because he'll never make another space...

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