Video encyclopedia

20/10/1956 English director Danny Boyle is born

Danny Boyle is an English director, producer, screenwriter and theatre director, known for his work on films including Shallow Grave, Trainspotting, The Beach, 28 Days Later, Sunshine, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, and Steve Jobs. He was born in Radcliffe, Lancashire, England, to Irish Catholic parents from County Galway.


  • Essentials 

  • Director's filmography 

  • Awards received 

  • Screenwriter's filmography 

  • Personal 

  • Producer's filmography 

  • Also related