The 'Trainspotting' Gang Takes Another Dark Turn in Irvine Welsh's New Book

It's time to catch up with Sick Boy, Mark Renton, Spud, and Begbie.
Seth Ferranti
thump news

Creator of 'Trainspotting' to Write New TV Show about Acid House

Irvine Welsh's latest project is loosely based on the experiences of UK DJs Paul Oakenfold, Nicky Holloway​, and Danny Rampling.
Alexander Iadarola
The Score

How 'Trainspotting' Made Underworld's "Born Slippy" One of the 90s' Most Iconic Songs

We talk to Underworld's Rick Smith about the creation of the zeitgeist-capturing hit, working on the sequel 'T2 Trainspotting,' and shouting LAGER LAGER LAGER!
Alex Godfrey

The Story Behind the Groundbreaking 'Trainspotting' Poster

The ad campaign's designers talk us through the origins of the 'Trainspotting' poster seen in dorm rooms around the world.
Alex Suskind

Just How Gentrified Are All the Places in the Original 'Trainspotting' Film Now?

It's been over 20 years since the original was released.
Liam Turbett

'Filmmaking Is Terribly Colonial' – Talking 'T2: Trainspotting' with Danny Boyle

We spoke to the director and the group Young Fathers, whose music is described as the "heartbeat" of the 'Trainspotting' sequel.
Hannah Ewens
Holy Shit

Young Fathers Are the Sound of 'T2', the Sequel to 'Trainspotting'

So says the 1996 film's director, Danny Boyle. Hear the band's thumping, gospel-tinged track from the T2 soundtrack here.
Noisey Staff
thump news

Watch the First Official Trailer for ‘Trainspotting 2’

The cult film’s long-awaited sequel will be in US theaters in February.
Anna Codrea-Rado
Noisey News

The Trainspotting 2 Trailer is Here and, Don't Worry, It Actually Looks Incredible

“Choose life, choose Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and hope that someone, somewhere cares.”
Noisey Staff
Noisey News

Oasis Turned Down ‘Trainspotting’ Soundtrack Because They Thought It Was About Trainspotters

The band didn't realize it was actually a black comedy about heroin addiction.
Noisey Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The New 'Trainspotting 2' Trailer Is Just as Vague as the Last One

While the teaser actually has new footage in it, it's about as boring as watching trains go by, because it is literally just that.
Matthew James-Wilson

Stop Everything! Ewan McGregor Has Confirmed 'Trainspotting 2' Will Start Shooting in May This Year

Ewan McGregor: "None of us want to make a poor sequel to it. So had we not been presented with the most extraordinary script... we wouldn't..."
Daisy Jones