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News

open casting call: danny boyle is looking for a liam gallagher

Are you a male aged 18-23? Do you like wearing parkas? Can you convincingly pull off a Mancunian accent? If you answered yes to any of the above, then we may just have the role for you, our kid...
Mahoro Seward
5.28.19
News

irvine welsh is making a tv show about the birth of british dance music

The Trainspotting author will document the second summer of love through the eyes of three legends of acid house.
Wendy Syfret
3.29.17
Culture

tales of forbidden pleasure with a young irvine welsh

With his bleakly humorous tales of dead-end pleasures and post-rave burnout, Irvine Welsh was the first writer to take up the challenge of defining the chemical generation. As the filmatic sequel to his debut novel Trainspotting hits cinemas, we return...
Matthew Collin
1.27.17
Film

irvine welsh hints at a tv show future for trainspotting characters

After waiting 20 years for a sequel, why stop there?
Wendy Syfret
11.10.16
Culture

talking begbie and trainspotting 2 with irvine welsh

Choose Life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose the new Irvine Welsh novel.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.14.16
News

the trainspotting sequel will finally start filming in may

And the script is 'really, really, really good,' according to OG cast member Ewan McGregor.
Hannah Ongley
3.30.16
News

all original cast confirmed for trainspotting sequel

Danny Boyle will start filming with Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller, Ewen Bremner and Robert Carlyle in 2016, for a 2017 release date.
Charlotte Gush
12.5.15
News

​Irvine Welsh is writing a tv series about the notorious Gio-Goi brothers

Having moved from the terraces to the clubs and onto the catwalk, the founders of the Manchester streetwear brand are now headed for the small screen.
Charlotte Gush
6.17.15
Interviews

iain de caestecker: scotland's new star actor

With Lost River released on video today we catch up with its star to talk Ryan Gosling, fighting the critics, and self expression.
Tish Weinstock
6.3.15