In a theater festival with 3,398 shows, it can be hard to get your voice heard. But making his presence felt more than most on this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe is Irvine Welsh, whose name is…
A movie based on record executive Alan McGee is in the works with “Trainspotting” author Irvine Welsh writing the script. Kaleidoscope Film Distribution will handle worldwide sales on the feature…
With Canadian sketch comedy troupe Picnicface on the backburner, one of its members is coming into his own.
James McAvoy is going crazy in Sierra/Affinity’s new international trailer for the comic thriller “Filth,” portraying a sex-obsessed drug-addicted police officer in Edinburgh. “When you enforce the…
After a thorough search, DreamWorks is in negotiations with James McAvoy to star alongside Benedict Cumberbatch in its untitled WikiLeaks movie that Bill Condon ("Dreamgirls") will direct.
"The Adventures of Tintin" star Jamie Bell is attached to topline "Fighting Jacob," a quirky romantic comedy that Charlie McDowell will direct from a script by Justin Lader. Kate Mara ("Brokeback…
Sixteen years after "Trainspotting" pushed Scottish author Irvine Welsh, helmer Danny Boyle and star Ewan McGregor into the international spotlight, feature debutant Rob Heydon tries for similar…
Producer-director Danny O'Connor has done the label's fans a service not only by securing access to all the principals, but also by exhaustively including many of Creation's lesser acts.
Robert Carlyle and Colin Firth will star in Antonia Bird's "The Meat Trade," with an original screenplay by "Trainspotting" novelist Irvine Welsh.