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23 July 2017 01:00 (South Africa)

Danny Boyle to direct Olympic opening ceremony

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Film director Danny Boyle, of Trainspotting and Slumdog Millionaire fame, has been named as the artistic director of the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics in London. The dance scene at the end of Slumdog Millionaire was stunning, so we hope some of the Bollywood influence finds its way into his latest project.  Read more: The Guardian

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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