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Danny Boyle Keeps Oscar in Shoe Bag

January 26, 2011 (9:04 am) GMT
The 'Slumdog Millionaire' helmer decides to hide it under the bed after putting it on display for a while.

Director Danny Boyle keeps his Academy Award hidden under his bed at home. The Brit won the Best Director Oscar in 2008 for his hit "", but, after having the honor on display at home for a while, he decided to store it away.

He tells Britain's Live from Studio Five, "It's in a shoe bag in a box under the bed. I used to have it out (on display) and get up every day and you just can't look it - it's like an elephant in the living room, you cannot avoid it."

Boyle could soon have another Oscar to add to his collection - on Tuesday, January 25 he was nominated in the Best Adapted Screenplay category for gritty survival drama "".

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