I saw Richard Curtis and Danny Boyle's Yesterday not expecting to write about it. I didn't like it. On the surface, it looks like an innocuous romantic comedy with a bit of Science Fiction to it. Jack Malik, played by Himesh Patel, is a struggling musician who wakes up in a different timeline where […]
We're still kind of sat we won't be getting a James Bond film from director Danny Boyle, but, we do have high hopes for what Cary Joji Fukunaga is bringing to the 007 table in Bond 25. There has been much speculation as to why Boyle suddenly left the project, most seemed to center around the ubiquitous reason […]
While we're still disappointed director Danny Boyle parted ways with Bond 25 over creative differences, we're getting more intrigued to see what Cary Joji Fukunaga is going to do with the property. Fukunaga (Beasts of No Nation, Sin Nombre, Jane Eyre) recently chatted with the Philippine Daily Inquirer about his love of the Bond, James Bond franchise including […]
It's been kind of a hectic week for the James Bond franchise. After months of waiting for a director, Danny Boyle was finally confirmed to direct the 25th Bond movie, currently untitled, back in March. Now, a mere few months away from shooting, Boyle walked away from the project over "creative differences". There have been some […]
It would appear that Trainspotting director Danny Boyle is OUT of the hot seat for the upcoming Bond 25, the 25th film in the James Bond franchise. While we don't know much about this break yet, but the official 007 Twitter account did share out this tweet, which cites "creative differences": Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli and Daniel […]
It has now been confirmed that director Danny Boyle is going to write and direct the upcoming 25th James Bond movie. In an interview with Metro U.S. Boyle confirmed that he's working on a script but that the Richard Curtis comedy he is signed on for shoots first. He hopes to start shooting the next […]
You learn something new every day it seems. Hollywood's Location Managers had their black tie awards ceremony the other night. I new about location scouts, but location managers was new to me. So I looked it up and found this on job site called Prospects: Location managers are responsible for making all the practical arrangements […]
There's been a lot of talk about Ewan McGregor returning to the role of Obi Wan Kenobi with all of the Star Wars movies going on. That doesn't seem very likely at the moment, but a character he has returned to is Renton in the long awaited sequel to Trainspotting. The film returns the bulk […]
Actor Robert Carlyle, who played Begbie in the original Trainspotting has strong words for the sequel script. "It's one of the best scripts I've f*cking read. I mean, ever," he told NME in a recent interview. The sequel has been in the planning for a some time and will reunite Carlyle with the director Danny […]
Danny Boyle offered The Hollywood Reporter a few more details on his plans to shoot a sequel to his 1996 film Trainspotting. As previously reported, the film will see the surviving characters reunited. Looking to shoot in May or June of next year, Boyle said Johnny Lee Miller's commitments to Elementary will make it a […]
Universal released a new trailer for the upcoming film Steve Jobs, in which Michael Fassbender plays the brilliant, but extremely difficult Apple co-founder. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9XEh7arNSms[/youtube] Well, that certainly looks like its worth a watch. As I understand it, the film centers around three key Apple product launches, but it appears to also tell a lot of […]
Though it's been bandied about for years, Trainspotting director Danny Boyle tells Deadline he is ready to make Trainspotting 2 his next film. Based on Irvine Welsh's 2002 sequel to the original novel, Porno, Boyle says, "All the four main actors want to come back and do it." Original screenwriter John Hodge also returned to […]
Universal sent over this new poster image for the forthcoming Steve Jobs, starring Michael Fassbender as the Apple mastermind, Seth Rogen as computer wunderkind and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, and Kate Winslet as Joanna Hoffman, a member of the original Macintosh team. Written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Danny Boyle, the film paints a […]
Universal and Legendary have released the first look teaser trailer for the upcoming bio-pic Steve Jobs. The film is directed by Danny Boyle, written by Aaron Sorkin and stars Michael Fassbender, Seth Rogen, Kate Winslett and Jeff Daniels. Steve Jobs will be in theaters October 9th. [youtube]https://youtu.be/IeOxo7o9T8Q[/youtube]
No Social Network reunion for Aaron Sorkin’s untitled Steve Jobs biopic set up at Sony, but how about one for The Beach instead?
Adi Tantimedh writes: Three new cop shows this month have caught my eye: True Detective, Bosch and the British series Babylon. Cop shows are like the bread-and-butter of TV drama. They have a pre-sold audience that's hungry for a genre that's all about not just solving crimes, but about bringing order to a world of […]
Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong are just the people I want to see writing a police drama set in London, not least because of their sterling work on Chris Morris' Four Lions. For Babylon, they've teamed up with Danny Boyle.
Scripted and devised by Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong, the creators of Peep Show and Fresh Meat and screenwriters on the superb Four Lions.
A busy one.
I saw Danny Boyle's Trance tonight, and afterwards, there was an extensive Q&A. The best question iwas the very last, coming from a very nervous young lady sitting directly behind me...