Danny Boyle could direct the next James Bond movie after the Skyfall director, Sam Mendes, refused to helm another 007 project.
Bond producer Barbara Broccoli was seen having a chat with the 56-year-old director at London's Empire Film Awards on Sunday, the Sun reported.
Director Danny Boyle arrives at the 62nd Annual Directors Guild of America Awards in Los Angeles.
winner previously won a lot of appreciation for his extra-ordinary performance at the London Olympics' opening ceremony, which featured 007 star Daniel Craig and the Queen double in a Bond sketch.
Veteran Bond producer Michael G Wilson told that the Slumdog Millionaire director could certainly become a Bond director.