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Danny Boyle

Mostly Credited As: Danny Boyle
Sometimes Credited As: Daniel Boyle

Birth Name: Danny Boyle
Date Of Birth: October 20, 1956 (Age 59)
Country Of Birth: United Kingdom
Birth Place: Manchester, England
Height: 5' 11 " (1.8 m)

Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle is an Oscar winning director and best known for his different variety of films. Boyle made his directorial debut in 1994, with the psychological thriller, Shadow Grave. But Boyle's breakthrough film came in 1996, when he made Transpotting, a film about teenagers who struggles with drugs. The film is well received by critics and is ranked 10th in the British Film Institute's Top 100 Films.

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Frankenstein: A Modern Myth (2012)As: Himself
Episode Cast Credits 

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996) 
  Danny Boyle 18x81: (Apr/04/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Daybreak (2010) 
  March 26, 2013 03x140: (Mar/26/2013) As Himself 

The One Show (2006) 
  March 25, 2013 07x151: (Mar/25/2013) As Himself 

The Jonathan Ross Show (2011) 
  Danny Boyle, Nicholas Hoult, Ian McShane, Damon Albarn, Bobby Womack 04x12: (Mar/23/2013) As Himself 

The EE British Academy Film Awards (1948) 
  The 66th BAFTA Film Awards 66x01: (Feb/10/2013) As Himself 

BBC Olympic Games 2012 (2012) 
  Opening Ceremony 01x05: (Jul/27/2012) As Himself 

BBC Breakfast (2000) 
  January 4, 2011 12x04: (Jan/04/2011) As Himself 

Top Gear (2002) 
  Eastern America Special (Dec/21/2010) As Himself (Star in a Reasonably Priced Car) 

Live From Studio Five (2009) 
  Series 1, Show 24 01x24: (Oct/15/2009) As Himself 

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 81st Annual Academy Awards 57x01: (Feb/22/2009) As Winner: Best Director (for 'Slumdog Millionaire') 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Kate Winslet, Danny Boyle, Akon 17x85: (Feb/02/2009) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards 66x01: (Jan/11/2009) As Winner: Best Director (for 'Slumdog Millionaire') 
Crew Credits

Show Crew

Inspector Morse (1987)• Staff Writer (5 Eps, 1991-1993)
Babylon (2014) (2014)• Executive Producer

Episode Crew

Murder Rooms (2001) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
The White Knight Strategem 01x05 Oct/02/2001 As: Screenplay

Danny is involved in the charity, Early Break, which helps young people in Manchester with drug and drinking problems.

Boyle sited Steve Jobs as being a visionary and Jobs relationship with his daughter as his two main reason on directing the film, "Steve Jobs".

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