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Danny Boyle

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Television Producer | * 10/20/1956 (65) | Manchester, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Daniel Francis Boyle (born 20 October 1956) is an English director and producer. He is known for his work on films including Shallow Grave, Trainspotting and its sequel T2 Trainspotting, The Beach, 28 Days Later, Sunshine, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, Steve Jobs and Yesterday. Boyle's debut film Shallow Grave won the BAFTA Award for Best Briti... ()
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Daniel "Danny" Boyle is an English filmmaker and producer. He is best known for his work on films such as Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, 28 Days Later, Sunshine and Trainspotting. For Slumdog Millionaire, Boyle won numerous awards in 2008, including the Academy Award for Best Director. Boyle was presented with the Extraordinary Contribution to Filmmaking Award at the 2008 Austin Film Festival, where he also introduced that year's AFF Audience Award Winner Slumdog Millionaire. On 17 June 2010, it was announced that he will be the artistic director for the 2012 Olympic games opening ceremony.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for Danny Boyle

Directors Guild of America Awards Academy Award for Best Director European Film Academy Lux Award National Board of Review Award for Best Film BAFTA Award for Best Direction Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay Academy Award for Best Picture European Film Award - People's Choice Award for Best Director European Film Award for Best Film European Film Award for Best Director European Film Academy Lux Award

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Movies with Danny Boyle as Actor(12)

as himself2017 The Alternativity
as himself2014 Jai Ho
as himself2013 The Class of 92
as himself2012 Side by Side
as Narrator (Voice)2000 Alan Clarke: His Own Man
as himself1995 At Sundance

TV Shows/Series with Danny Boyle as Actor(6)

Movies with Danny Boyle as Crew(37)

Production/Producer2021 28 Months Later
Directing/Director2021 Miss Saigon
Directing/Director2021 Methuselah
Production/Producer2021 Methuselah
Production/Executive Producer2021 Creation Stories
Directing/Director2019 Yesterday
Production/Producer2019 Yesterday
Directing/Director2017 T2 Trainspotting
Production/Producer2017 T2 Trainspotting
Production/Producer2017 Battle of the Sexes
Directing/Director2015 Steve Jobs
Production/Producer2015 Steve Jobs
Directing/Director2013 Trance
Production/Producer2013 Trance
Directing/Director2012 Happy and Glorious
Directing/Director2010 127 Hours
Production/Producer2010 127 Hours
Writing/Screenplay2010 127 Hours
Directing/Director2008 Slumdog Millionaire
Production/Executive Producer2007 28 Weeks Later
Directing/Director2007 Sunshine
Directing/Director2004 Millions
Directing/Director2002 28 Days Later
Directing/Director2001 Strumpet
Directing/Director2000 The Beach
Directing/Director1997 A Life Less Ordinary
Sound/Original Music Composer1997 A Life Less Ordinary
Directing/Director1996 Trainspotting
Directing/Director1994 Shallow Grave
Directing/Director1993 Not Even God Is Wise Enough
Directing/Director1989 The Nightwatch
Production/Producer1989 Elephant
Directing/Director1987 Scout

TV Shows/Series with Danny Boyle as Crew(9)

Production/Executive Producer2022 Pistol
Directing/Director2018 Trust
Production/Executive Producer2018 Trust
Creator/Creator2014 Babylon
Directing/Director2005 The Hollow Men
Writing/Writer2000 Rebus
Directing/Director1993 Mr. Wroe's Virgins
Writing/Writer1987 Inspector Morse
Directing/Director1987 Inspector Morse

Full Name: Daniel Danny Boyle
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Saturday, 10/20 1956 (October) in Manchester, England (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 65 years + 250 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Bangor University, Thornleigh Salesian College
Other names for Danny Boyle (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Дэнни Бойл"
"แดนนี บอยล์"
"대니 보일"
"داني بويل"
"Ντάνι Μπόιλ"
"Daniel Francis Boyle"
"डैनी बॉयल"
"ಡ್ಯಾನಿ ಬೋಯ್ಲೆ"
"டேனி பாயில்"
"డానీ బాయిల్"
"ڈینی بوائل"
"ड्यानी बोयल"
"ડેની બોઇલ"
Danny Boyle frequently works together with these people:
Glenn Freemantle (16x, Crew)
Bernard Bellew (9x, Crew)
Andrew Macdonald (9x, Crew)
John Hodge (8x, Crew)
Gail Stevens (8x, Crew)
Gillian Dodders (8x, Crew)
Niv Adiri (7x, Crew)
Matt LeBlanc (6x, Actor)
Christian Colson (6x, Crew)
John Murphy (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1514, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/06/2022