Trainspotting poster

Trainspotting 1996

About Trainspotting

Mark Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.

Trainspotting Cast

Trainspotting Crew


Danny BoyleDirector
David GilchristFirst assistant director
Anne CoulterScript supervisor
Claire HughesSecond assistant director
Ben JohnsonThird assistant director


Irvine WelshAuthor
John HodgeScreenplay


Andrew MacdonaldProducer
Andy PryorCasting
Gail StevensCasting
Lesley StewartProduction manager
Andrew BainbridgeLocation manager
Jenifer BoothProduction accountant
Shellie SmithProduction coordinator
Charlie HiscottLocation assistant
Kirstin McDougallProduction runner


Brian TufanoDirector of photography
Adrian McCarthyGrip
Simon BraySteadicam operator
Liam LongmanStill photographer
Mike ValentineUnderwater camera
Neil DavidsonCamera trainee
Lewis BuchanClapper loader
Bob ShipseyFocus puller


Masahiro HirakuboEditor
Denton BrownAssistant editor


Kave QuinnProduction design
Tracey GallacherArt direction
Irene HarrisArt department assistant
Niki LongmuirAssistant art director
Paul CurrenPainter
Stewart CunninghamStandby painter
Stephen WongArt department trainee
Mat BergelDressing prop

Costume & make-up

Robert McCannMakeup artist
Rachael FlemingCostume design
Robert McCannHairstylist
Graham JohnstonMakeup designer
Penny CrawfordSet dressing artist
Stephen NobleWardrobe supervisor


Brian AdamsCarpenter
Eric SmithDriver
Stuart ClarkeScenic artist
William AdamsSecurity
Scott CowanUtility stunts
David AukinThanks
Michael QueenFloor runner
John DuncanGenerator operator


Colin NicolsonSound recordist
Richard FettesDialogue editor
Tony CookBoom operator
James BoyleAssistant sound editor
Jonathan MillerSound effects editor
Allen DamMusic consultant


Mark RitchieBest boy electric
Arthur DonnellyElectrician
Willie CaddenGaffer