RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Danny Boyle

A collection of news and information related to Danny Boyle published by this site and its partners.

Top Danny Boyle Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Could the Next Chief of U.K.'s Film4 be an American?

    CANNES -- The favorite game among the Brit pack in Cannes is guessing who will be Tessa Ross' successor as Film4 chief, and a surprising choice has emerged: former Focus Features boss James Schamus. Whether he'd be interested is another matter, but...
  • 50 Cent, Johnny Weir, Gloria Allred Among 'Dream School' Season 2 Instructors

    SundanceTV has greenlit season two of non-fiction original series "Dream School," the network announced Monday. The six-episode season is scheduled to premiere in fall 2014. Hip-hop artists Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson and Chuck D. will executive produce and...
  • CANNES: India's Kanu Behl and Dibakar Banerjee Explain 'Titli' Challenges

    Presented this week in Un Certain Regard, Kanu Behl's "Titli" is a gritty drama that is both contemporary Indian fiction and also very documentary in style. The first feature by Kanu Behl, it draws on his extensive film-making experience and the...
  • When movies don't let the facts get in the way of a good story

    When movies don't let the facts get in the way of a good story
    It may not be factual, but it's truthful. It's an argument that wouldn't survive in a court of law and would spark derision in a presidential debate. But when it comes to movies, it's vital guidance, especially when so many of 2013's Oscar-...
  • Ewan McGregor to star in 'The Real Thing' on Broadway

    Ewan McGregor to star in 'The Real Thing' on Broadway
    Ewan McGregor will make his Broadway debut next year in a revival production of Tom Stoppard's "The Real Thing," produced by the Roundabout Theatre Company in New York. McGregor will play the role of Henry, a playwright, in Stoppard's 1982 drama that...
  • Film Review: 'Filth'

    For a film boasting only marginally fewer producers than it does speaking roles, there's something impressively unguarded about "Filth." Sophomore helmer Jon S. Baird's needfully messy adaptation of "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh's 1998 bestseller...
  • Danny Boyle in talks for Steve Jobs movie, possibly with DiCaprio

    Danny Boyle in talks for Steve Jobs movie, possibly with DiCaprio
    Over a 20-year career making stylized, often genre-tinged films, Danny Boyle has been known to look at a well-worn area in new and dynamic ways. With a potential Steve Jobs movie, he could be taking on a worthy subject. The British auteur is in...
  • Danny Boyle Boards Steve Jobs Movie; Leo DiCaprio to Star?

    Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle is in early talks to direct Sony's Steve Jobs biopic "Jobs." Scott Rudin is producing, with Aaron Sorkin penning the script based on the Walter Isaacson biography "Steve Jobs," to which Sony acquired the rights...
  • David Foster Wallace movie: Can it overcome family objections?

    Authorized biopics are rarely the most juicy or revealing films.But what happens in the opposite instance, when‎ the family of your subject actively doesn't want a movie and is willing and eager to share that sentiment with the world? That's the...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to play 'Hamlet' in London in 2015

    Benedict Cumberbatch to play 'Hamlet' in London in 2015
    Benedict Cumberbatch will return to the London stage next year to play the mopey prince of Denmark in a new production of Shakespeare's "Hamlet," which will run at the Barbican theater. The casting was confirmed Wednesday and will be the "Sherlock" actor'...
  • Channel 4′s Film/Drama Chief Tessa Ross to Become Chief Exec of U.K.'s National Theater

    LONDON -- Tessa Ross is to become chief executive of the U.K.'s National Theater. She joins from pubcaster Channel 4, where she is controller of film and drama. Ross will join the National in November, working alongside the theater's director Nicholas...