Burning Wheel Productions have announced Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, T2, Sunshine, Slumdog Millionaire) has joined the feature production Creation Stories as Executive Producer. Penned by the acclaimed novelist Irvine Welsh (Trainspotting, Filth, Porno, Blade Artist) and based on music mogul Alan McGee’s autobiography, “The Creation Records Story: Riots, Raves and Running a Label”.
British talents Rupert Everet, Suki Waterhouse, Jason Flemyng are pasrt of the cast and Ewen Bremner will take on the lead role of Alan McGee. Bremner is best known for his iconic character “Spud” in Boyle’s Trainspotting.
Creation Stories tells the unforgettable tale of infamous record label head, Alan McGee. His label, Creation Records launched iconic bands such as Oasis, Primal Scream and The Jesus & Mary Chain; standing at the forefront of the Britpop movement, and selling over 60 million records worldwide. It’s a story of relentless ambition, mental torment, drugs, bankruptcy, unfathomable wealth, courting politicians and of how one written-off young Glaswegian upstart rose to irrevocably change the face of British culture.