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Danny Boyle

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Birthday
20, 1956
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
20, 1956 (age 61)
Birthplace
England

About

Versatile director whose 2009 film Slumdog Millionaire won the Academy Award for Best Picture. He also directed the 1996 dark comedy Trainspotting, the 2002 horror 28 Days Later, the 2007 sci-fi Sunshine and the 2010 drama 127 Hours.

Before Fame

He began his entertaiment career in theatre, working as a director at the Joint Stock Theatre Company and Royal Court Theatre after finishing school.

Trivia

He was hired as the artistic director for the opneing ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, England.

Family Life

He began dating actress Frances Barber while attending Thornleigh Salesian College in Bolton. He has a son named Gabriel and two daughters named Caitlin and Grace.

Associated With

James Franco earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor for his role in 127 Hours.

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