FILTH Director Jon S. Baird To Team Up With Danny Boyle for TV Comedy Drama BABYLON





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It has been announced that Jon S. Baird, director of FILTH, the film adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s novel of the same name, will team-up with Danny Boyle on the new TV Comedy Drama “Babylon”.

Following the success of FILTH, which is released on Blu-ray & DVD on Monday Feb 10th, Baird has confirmed he will direct the first three episodes of Babylon, the pilot for which was directed by Boyle and will air on Channel 4 on Sunday Feb 9th

One of Britain’s greatest ever filmmakers, Danny Boyle directed the 1996 film adaptation of another of Irvine Welsh’s novels – Trainspotting.

Says Baird of the opportunity: “I’m thrilled to be working with Danny and the entire team behind Babylon. It’s obviously a fantastic opportunity and I feel honoured to have such an incredibly experienced and talented mentor”.

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