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Danny Boyle

About Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle is an acclaimed Oscar Winning Film Director.

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Danny received the 2009 Golden Globe nomination under the Director category for the movie Slumdog Millionaire.

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Bond chief Barbara Broccoli is reported to be in talks with Danny asking for the filmmaker's services for the next James Bond movie.

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Karl Hyde Announces Details of the Release of His Debut Solo Album
Karl Hyde has announced details of the release of his debut solo album. Edgeland will be released through Universal Music Enterprises on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013.

2012 London Olympics opening ceremony enthralls millions of spectators
Olympic cauldron lit by seven unknown teenage athletes

Boyle assuages PETA fears over animal abuse in 'Wonder-themed' London Olympics opening ceremony
Director of the London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony, Danny Boyle, has sought to assuage People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) over concerns about the welfare of animals who will feature in his 27 million pound show.

PETA urges Danny Boyle to reconsider using animals at Olympics
Ingrid Newkirk, founder of PETA has written a private letter to Danny Boyle, urging him to reconsider his plans of using animals at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games.

Sex Pistols in leaked Olympics opener playlist
Sex Pistols' anti-monarchist punk song 'God Save the Queen' is on a list of music proposed for the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games.

Danny Boyle slammed for 'exploitative' use of animals in Olympics opening ceremony
British filmmaker Danny Boyle has been criticized for planning to include animals in the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games, with animal rights campaigners branding his spectacle 'exploitative'.

London 2012 Olympics to salute Britain's win over Hitler during opening ceremony
The London Olympics 2012, to be held next month, will commemorate Britain's triumph over Nazi Germany during a patriotic opening ceremony.

London Symphony Orchestra told to mime at Olympics opening ceremony
Part of the London 2012 Olympics' opening ceremony has been labelled a "travesty" after it emerged that the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) will be miming instead of delivering a live show as the participants will parade around the stadium in front of a 4 billion audience.

Daniel Craig to open London Games with daredevil leap from helicopter
Daniel Craig is set to open the London 2012 Games ceremony in true Bond style with a daredevil leap into the Olympic Stadium from a helicopter.

London 2012 opening ceremony inspired by Frankenstein, says Danny Boyle
Danny Boyle has revealed that he used the story of Frankenstein as his inspiration for the Olympics celebrations.

James Bond clip to open London 2012 games ceremony
Daniel Craig, who stars in latest Bond flick 'Skyfall', will be seen in a video clip opening the 2012 Olympic Games ceremony, after a personal invitation by The Queen.

Gavin Henson 'may star alongside Indian child artist' in upcoming rom-com
Gavin Henson will reportedly be making his movie debut alongside 'Slumdog Millionaire' child star Rubina Ali in the movie 'Lord Owen's Lady' later this year.

Brangelina to stay in London for Olympics
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, who have a huge interest in the Olympics, have cleared their diaries to stay in London for the 16 days of the Games, which start on July 27.

Paul McCartney to close London Olympics with 'Hey Jude'
Sir Paul McCartney will close the London Olympics opening ceremony by giving a rousing performance of 'Hey Jude'.

Director Matthew Warchus won't helm 'Slumdog Millionaire' musical
Director Matthew Warchus has opted out of the West End adaptation of the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire.

Stage adaptation of 'Slumdog Millionaire' in trouble
A Musical stage version of 'Slumdog Millionaire' has been completely ruined after TV mogul Paul Smith made plans to produce the show without the Oscar-winning film's creative team, including director Danny Boyle.

I had to seize the moment and strike while iron was hot, says Freida Pinto
Freida Pinto, who is determined to show the world she's no one-hit wonder, has admitted that instant stardom has taken some getting used to.

Brangelina kids may end up with Surrey twangs after their 2 year UK stay
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's six kids could end up having Surrey twangs as they are set to move to England for two years.

Ewan McGregor says his twenties were a time of 'massive debauchery'
Ewan McGregor, who recently turned 40 and became a father for the fourth time, says that he fondly remembers his days of being "a maniac on the booze".

Freida Pinto wants role as Dev Patel's enemy
Freida Pinto has no qualms in shooting another film with her real-life boyfriend Dev Patel, but her only condition is that they should play onscreen enemies.

Freida Pinto says she's had her share of 'down moments'
Freida Pinto admits that it's not all smooth sailing for her in the world of showbiz and she isn't always up to the fame game.

Melrose Jewelers Launches Its Winter Holiday Rolex Event With up to $1000 off Rolex Watches Until Mon., Dec. 19th
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Luxury Watch Retailer, today announced its Winter Holiday Rolex Event with up to $1000 off Select Rolex Watches. Until Monday, December 19th only customers can receive $250 off Rolex Datejust watches, $500 off Rolex President watches and $1000 off Rolex Super President watches

Melrose Jewelers ( Announces It Has Reached 180,000 Facebook Fans & $1.8 Million in Facebook Revenue
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, today announced that it has exceeded 180,000 Facebook fans on its official Facebook page. In November and December alone its Facebook fanship has grown over 30% and its Facebook revenue has surpassed over $1.8 million year-to-date.

Melrose Jewelers Launches Its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event With $3000 Off Rolex Watches
Melrose Jewelers, USA's #1 Online Rolex Watch Retailer, launched its His & Hers VIP Rolex Event with Up to $3000 off any Two Rolex Watches

'Underworld' to direct music at London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony
Olympics organizers have announced that British electronic group Underworld have been appointed as music directors for the opening ceremony of London 2012.

Danny Boyle wants more men for 'roles' in 2012 Olympics ceremonies
Danny Boyle, who had been flooded with female applications in response to his advertisement for 2012 Olympics volunteers, now has issued a plea for male performers in London to join in as well for the games' ceremonies.

Danny Boyle wins top TV honour from Writer's Guild for '127 Hours'
Danny Boyle was honoured with Britain's Writers' Guild Awards on Nov 16.

Dev Patel and Freida Pinto move into new $1.5m rental home in LA
Dev Patel and Freida Pinto have moved in together in a posh 1.5 million dollars rental home in Santa Monica.

Dev Patel, beau Freida Pinto act cold with each other on theatre date
Dev Patel and Freida Pinto were pictured looking distant and cold towards each other after having attended West End show 'Crazy For You'.

Robbie Williams to re-join 'Take That' for Olympics opening ceremony
Robbie Williams is reportedly in talks to re-join his former band 'Take That' for a performance at the opening ceremony of the London Olympics next year.

Brangelina offer 11million pounds to rent south London mansion
Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and Angelina are reportedly planning to relocate their family to Richmond since Pitt is filming his upcoming film 'World War Z' in the neighbouring areas.

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