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Danny Boyle's Trainspotting sequel set for February 2017 release

Earlier this week it was announced that Danny Boyle 's TRAINSPOTTING sequel will hit U.K. theaters on January 27, 2017, and now we know when it will open in the U.S., thanks to EW . The follow-up (which seems to be going by the title T2: TRAINSPOTTING) has been slated by Sony Pictures to have a limited release on February 3, 2017 , before going wide on February 10th ....
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Writer John Hodge talks Trainspotting 2 and director Danny Boyle

It's been a long time coming, but the sequel to TRAINSPOTTING is almost in the can! The movie has been filming in Scotland for a few weeks now, and while plot points haven't been given away just yet, writer John Hodge did speak with Creative Screenwriting about working with Danny Boyle and returning to the world of TRAINSPOTTING (thanks to Corey Bates for the head's up)!...
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Lily Collins joins Jake Gyllenhaal & Tilda Swinton in Bong Joon-ho's Okja

The Wrap has learned that MIRROR MIRROR and THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS: CITY OF BONES actress Lily Collins will star alongside Jake Gyllenhaal , Tilda Swinton and Kelly Macdonald in OKJA, the upcoming monster flick from SNOWPIERCER director Bong Joon-ho . Lily has been cast in one of the lead roles as Red, an anarchist "who is the only female member of the higher-ranked...
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Danny Boyle announces filming on Trainspotting 2 has begun in Scotland

It's hard to believe that TRAINSPOTTING was released 20 years ago, but that film introduced the world to some great actors in Ewan McGregor , Robert Carlyle , Johnny Lee Miller, Ewen Bremmer , and Kelly Macdonald , as well as one hell of a director in Danny Boyle (STEVE JOBS, SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE). There's been talk about a TRAINSPOTTING sequel for a long time and despite...
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Robert Carlyle calls Trainspotting 2 one of the best scripts he's ever read

It's taken quite some time, but the sequel to TRAINSPOTTING looks like it's ready to go. Ewan McGregor recently said that the film was almost 100% sure and all that remained to be worked out was the scheduling. Much of the old gang will return for the sequel which has Danny Boyle directing a script from original TRAINSPOTTING writer John Hodge . Robert Carlyle , who...
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Ewan McGregor talks James Bond, says Trainspotting sequel almost 100% a go

Just like most people, I've got a few gaps in my cinematic watch-list, one of which is Danny Boyle 's TRAINSPOTTING. With a sequel to TRAINSPOTTING likely to arrive sooner rather than later, I'll have to make sure fill that gap by the time TRAINSPOTTING 2 rolls around. Ewan McGregor , who played Renton in the original film, spoke with THR and confirmed that the sequel is...
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Netflix & Brad Pitt's Plan B to back Bong Joon-ho's monster pic Okja

Things are moving swimmingly for OKJA, the upcoming monster flick from THE HOST director Bong Joon-ho . The film is currently in pre-production, and it's been announced that Netflix and Brad Pitt 's Plan B shingle have joined the project as backers, with Netflix investing and Plan B co-producing. It has also been confirmed that Jake Gyllenhaal , Tilda Swinton , Paul Dano ,...
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Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, and more circling Bong Joon-ho's monster film

Several days ago we learned that Bong Joon-ho 's latest film will see him reteam with his SNOWPIERCER star Tilda Swinton . Now The Wrap has revealed that several more talented folks are circling OKJA, a monster film which will feature a Korean female lead and a host of English-language supporting actors; the actors in question are Jake Gyllenhaal , Paul Dano , Kelly...
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Danny Boyle confirms he's shooting Trainspotting 2 next summer

Next year will mark the 20th anniversary of TRAINSPOTTING's release, which makes it the perfect time for Danny Boyle to head into production on its sequel , with the distinct possibility that the much-discussed follow-up would then be ready to hit theaters before 2016 is over. While promoting STEVE JOBS, Boyle confirmed that a May or June start date was likely if things went...
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Why It Works: Trainspotting

Why It Works is an ongoing column which breaks down some of the most acclaimed films in history and explores what makes them so iconic, groundbreaking, and memorable. ****SPOILERS AHEAD**** Talk of a sequel to  TRAINSPOTTING  has been floating around the industry for at least five years, but Danny Boyle 's ever increasing workload and the busy careers of...
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Danny Boyle says Trainspotting 2 might be his next movie

Danny Boyle 's STEVE JOBS had a "work-in-progress" screening at the Telluride Film Festival, and after the showing of his new movie, Boyle said he's hopeful that his next project will be a sequel to TRAINSPOTTING. The director told Deadline that “All the four main actors want to come back and do it,” and “Now it is only a matter of getting...
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Ewan McGregor plans to shoot the sequel to Trainspotting in 2016

In case you were wondering what the great Ewan McGregor has been up to, the man is now tearing it up on-stage in his first Broadway show, The Real Thing, acting alongside Maggie Gyllenhaal . He recently spoke with Details about the experience, but also brought up some interesting news regarding his views on Star Wars and the surprising fact that after turning down a TRAINSPOTTING...
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