Danny Boyle – A lot of film directors…

A lot of film directors are quite scared of actors. They are a bit of…


“A lot of film directors are quite scared of actors. They are a bit of a nightmare sometimes, but I like them. It looks like cunning, but you try to get extra things from them all the time, by stealth, by making them feel confident, so they trust you and you can push a bit.”
-Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle – I like action movies, even…

I like action movies, even though I think action movies are kind of derided now…


“I like action movies, even though I think action movies are kind of derided now. But there is something extraordinary about action movies, which is absolutely linked to the invention of cinema and what cinema is and why we love it.”
-Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle – My dad was a labourer…

My dad was a labourer and my mum had exactly the same job as Noel…


“My dad was a labourer and my mum had exactly the same job as Noel Gallagher’s mum – she was a dinner lady at our local school. Everyone comes over from Ireland and they get the same jobs.”
-Danny Boyle