Danny Boyle

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John Lydon: court decision on Danny Boyle film ‘so destructive’ for Sex Pistols
Punk frontman, who lost case against bandmates over use of music in TV series, says he fears band’s legacy may be ‘watered down’

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

31, Aug, 2021 @1:57 PM

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Sex Pistols in legal battle over music licensing for new Danny Boyle series
Steve Jones and Paul Cook are suing John Lydon, who has refused to give permission for Pistol to use the band’s music

Laura Snapes

16, Jul, 2021 @11:54 AM

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Prominent film industry names sign letter asking for government support for UK cinemas
Steve McQueen, Barbara Broccoli and Christopher Nolan join fellow film-makers and actors in call for more funding for large cinema chains hit hard by the pandemic

Andrew Pulver

18, Jan, 2021 @11:59 AM

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Danny Boyle to direct Sex Pistols TV drama based on Steve Jones' memoir
Co-written by Frank Cottrell Boyce, six-part series Pistol to star Maisie Williams as punk icon Jordan and Babyteeth’s Toby Wallace as Jones

Laura Snapes

11, Jan, 2021 @3:30 PM

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The National Theatre's Frankenstein: 'It was blinding – you felt the heat'
As Danny Boyle’s production is streamed online, its set designer Mark Tildesley recalls putting thousands of bulbs and an ancient bell to shocking effect

Interview by Chris Wiegand

28, Apr, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Danny Boyle's Frankenstein reanimated for National Theatre streaming service
Hit 2011 show joins Antony and Cleopatra, starring Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo, in being broadcast as part of free scheme

Chris Wiegand

23, Apr, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Manchester gets ready for noisy tribute to the dead of Peterloo
3,000 people to join in ‘giant karaoke and autocue’ in memory of 1819 massacre

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

16, Aug, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Yesterday review – predictable romcom
Danny Boyle’s fantasy about a world without the Beatles turns into a Richard Curtis greatest hits show

Wendy Ide

29, Jun, 2019 @2:00 PM

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Himesh Patel: ‘It’s weird to think about a Beatle watching me sing their songs’
The actor on his role in Danny Boyle’s new film, the work ethic of EastEnders and the pain of following Spurs

Michael Hogan

23, Jun, 2019 @8:00 AM

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Danny Boyle: 'They should get Robert Pattinson to be the next James Bond'
The director’s new film imagines a world without the Beatles. He talks about bailing on the latest 007 venture, being a national treasure and why he naively believes in the goodness of human beings

Xan Brooks

21, Jun, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Is the new James Bond film cursed – or just losing the plot?
Explosions, injuries, rewrites … Bond 25 seems beset by crisis. The result of intense media scrutiny, or a sign that the series is struggling to find a new direction?

Andrew Pulver

07, Jun, 2019 @11:20 AM

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Yesterday review – Richard Curtis' magical mystery tour of a world without the Beatles | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week
A hopeless songwriter wakes up to find he’s the only person who can remember the Fab Four’s hits in a wacky, winning comedy directed by Danny Boyle

Peter Bradshaw

05, May, 2019 @5:00 AM

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