Book to Movie: Trainspotting

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Irvine Welsh
  • Pages: 344
  • Audio: 12 hours and 1 minute
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Danny Boyle
  • Screen Writer: John Hodge
  • Running Time: 1 hour and 33 minutes


  • Ewan McGregor as Mark "Rent Boy" Renton
  • Ewen Bremner as Daniel "Spud" Murphy
  • Jonny Lee Miller as Simon "Sick Boy" Williamson
  • Robert Carlyle as Francis "Franco" Begbie
  • Kevin McKidd as Thomas "Tommy" Mackenzie
  • Kelly Macdonald as Diane Coulston
  • Peter Mullan as Swanney "Mother Superior"
  • Fiona Bell as Diane's Mother
  • Eileen Nicholas as Mrs Renton
  • James Cosmo as Mr Renton
  • Shirley Henderson as Gail Houston
  • Stuart McQuarrie as Gav Temperley
  • Irvine Welsh as Mikey Forrester
  • Kevin Allen as Andreas
  • Keith Allen as the Dealer
  • Dale Winton as Game Show Host