Biography

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.

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.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 42

Birthday 1956-10-20

Place of Birth Manchester, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • Дэнни Бойл
  • 丹尼·鮑伊
  • แดนนี บอยล์
  • ダニー・ボイル
  • 대니 보일
  • داني بويل

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2019 All You Need Is LoveDirector
2018 Trust(3 episodes)Director
2017 T2 TrainspottingDirector
2015 Steve JobsDirector
2013 TranceDirector
2012 London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: Isles of WonderDirector
2012 Happy and GloriousDirector
2011 National Theatre Live: FrankensteinDirector
2010 127 HoursDirector
2008 Slumdog MillionaireDirector
2007 SunshineDirector
2005 MillionsDirector
2005 The Hollow Men(3 episodes)Director
2002 28 Days LaterDirector
2001 Vacuuming Completely Nude in ParadiseDirector
2001 StrumpetDirector
2000 The BeachDirector
1997 A Life Less OrdinaryDirector
1996 TrainspottingDirector
1994 Shallow GraveDirector
1991 For the Greater GoodDirector
1989 The NightwatchDirector
1987 Inspector Morse(3 episodes)Director
1987 ScoutDirector

Acting

Alan Clarke: His Own Man as Narrator (Voice)
2017 The Alternativity as Himself
2016 One Night In 2012
2015 Nicolas Roeg: It's About Time...
2014 Lennon or McCartney as Himself (archive footage)
2014 Jai Ho
2013 The Class of '92 as Himself
2013 Tubular Bells: The Mike Oldfield Story as Himself
2012 Side by Side as Himself
2009 Live from Studio Five(1 episode)
1995 Digging Your Own Grave
1995 At Sundance as Himself
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)

Production

2019 All You Need Is LoveProducer
2018 Trust(10 episodes)Executive Producer
2017 Battle of the SexesProducer
2017 T2 TrainspottingProducer
2015 Steve JobsProducer
2013 TranceProducer
2010 127 HoursProducer
2007 28 Weeks LaterExecutive Producer
1989 ElephantProducer

Writing

2012 London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: Isles of WonderWriter
2010 127 HoursScreenplay
2000 Rebus(2 episodes)Writer
1987 Inspector Morse(2 episodes)Writer

Sound

1997 A Life Less OrdinaryOriginal Music Composer

Creator

2014 BabylonCreator

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