Danny Boyle

1956 - Today

Danny Boyle

Daniel Francis Boyle (born 20 October 1956) is an English film, television and stage director and film and television producer. He is known for his work on films including Shallow Grave, Trainspotting and its sequel T2 Trainspotting, The Beach, 28 Days Later, Sunshine, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, Steve Jobs and Yesterday. His debut film Shallow Grave won the BAFTA Award for Best British Film. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Danny Boyle has received more than 4,364,750 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 209th most popular film director.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.26

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 66

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Danny Boyle ranks 210 out of 1,305Before him are Sergio Corbucci, Nicholas Ray, George Miller, Roland Emmerich, Wong Kar-wai, and Peter Bogdanovich. After him are Mario Bava, Chris Marker, Václav Vorlíček, Liliana Cavani, Frank Lloyd, and David Hamilton.

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Among people born in 1956, Danny Boyle ranks 33Before him are Kim Cattrall, Ian Curtis, Eric Roberts, Geena Davis, Steve Harris, and Joe Satriani. After him are Leslie Cheung, William Fichtner, Anthony Bourdain, Zbigniew Boniek, Jost Gippert, and Catherine Ashton.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Danny Boyle ranks 919 out of 5,347Before him are Kenny Baker (1934), John Newlands (1837), Mary Ann Nichols (1845), Mary Kingsley (1862), Ian Stewart (1938), and Cecily Neville, Duchess of York (1415). After him are W. O. Bentley (1888), Thomas Graham (1805), Edward B. Titchener (1867), Infante Alfonso Carlos, Duke of San Jaime (1849), Prince Michael of Kent (1942), and Alice Bailey (1880).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In United Kingdom

Among film directors born in United Kingdom, Danny Boyle ranks 13Before him are Alan Parker (1944), Tony Scott (1944), Peter Greenaway (1942), Christopher Nolan (1970), Tony Richardson (1928), and Stephen Frears (1941). After him are Frank Lloyd (1886), David Hamilton (1933), John Schlesinger (1926), Guy Ritchie (1968), John Boorman (1933), and Carol Reed (1906).

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