Danny Boyle

Lily James insists Danny Boyle’s 'edge' and Richard Curtis’s 'heart' have merged perfect for their Beatles comedy

The combination of Trainspotting director Danny Boyle, Four Weddings And A Funeral’s screenwriter Richard Curtis, Ed Sheeran and the music of The Beatles will almost certainly result in the most English movie of recent memory. Unfortunately we’re still not exactly sure how all of the...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 5:11pm

I told Naomie Harris Danny Boyle is directing ‘James Bond 25’ and she genuinely squealed with excitement

Earlier this month I exclusively revealed that Danny Boyle will direct James Bond 25, after the British filmmaker confirmed that was the plan at the premiere for his new show Trust. But that news clearly bypassed Naomie Harris, who played Eve Moneypenny in both “Skyfall” and “...

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 4:07pm

Danny Boyle confirms he is directing ‘James Bond 25,’ will shoot at the end of the year

Danny Boyle has confirmed that he is directing James Bond 25, while also revealing that the plan is to start shooting at the end of the year.   The English filmmaker made this admission to me on Wednesday night at a special screening of his new FX show “Trust” at New York’s...

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 9:03am

‘Trust’s’ creator and director talk us through their three season plan

As the Academy Award winning scribe and director of Slumdog Millionaire, respectively, Simon Beaufoy and Danny Boyle are obviously more accustomed to working in movies than television. But over the last two decades the influx of supreme television shows like “The Sopranos,” “The...

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 4:47pm

Is ‘Trust’ the definitive version of the Getty kidnapping?

When it was announced that All The Money In The World was being released over two months before Trust those involved in the FX drama would have had every right to feel aggrieved.  That’s because both “All The Money In The World” and “Trust” revolve around the...

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 3:05pm

‘Trust’ is ‘Downton Abbey on acid’ and a reminder that money doesn’t make the world go round

The kidnapping of John Paul Getty III in 1973 is such an expansive, elaborate and debauched story that it can be interpreted in many different ways.    That’s exactly what has happened, too, as Danny Boyle and Simon Beaufoy’s “Trust” comes hot off the heels of...

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 11:20am