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John Hodge was born in 1964 in Glasgow, Scotland. He is a writer and actor, known for Trainspotting (1996), The Beach (2000) and Trance (2013). See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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  Porno (adaptation) (announced)
 2015/II The Program (screenplay)
 2015 The Squad (original idea)
 2013/I Trance (screenplay)
 2012 The Sweeney (written by)
 2008 Alien Love Triangle (Short) (written by)
 2007 The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising (screenplay)
 2002 The Final Curtain (written by)
 2000/I The Beach (screenplay)
 1997 A Life Less Ordinary (written by)
 1996 Trainspotting (screenplay)
 1995 The Last Ten Minutes (Short)
 1994 Shallow Grave (written by)
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Is a medical doctor.

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Born into a family of doctors, he followed the traditional path into medicine until he met with producer 'Andrew McDonald' in 1990 and completed the screenplay for Shallow Grave (1994). He returned to medicine again briefly following the release of the film, but then returned to screenwriting with Trainspotting (1996). See more »


Often works with Danny Boyle

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