London Spy (2015)

Danny (BEN WHISHAW), Alex (EDWARD HOLCROFT) standing in a tunnel

Creator: Tom Rob Smith Director: Jakob Verbruggen Starring: Ben Whishaw, Jim Broadbent, Edward Holcroft, Charlotte Rampling Production companies: Working Title Television, BBC America, NBC Universal, BBC Kent Locations: Isle of Grain, Medway and Dartford Crossing – QEII Bridge London Spy is a gripping BBC Two five-part miniseries about a young man Danny (Ben Whishaw) who […]

The Lady in the Van (2015)

The Lady In The Van - Dame Maggie Smith as Miss Shepherd being pushed in a wheelchair by Alex Jennings as Alan Bennett in

Writer: Alan Bennett Director: Nicholas Hytner Starring: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour Production company: BBC Films, TriStar Productions Kent Locations: Broadstairs – High Street, Esplanade, Harbour Street, Viking Bay Beach,  Morellis Gelato, Buckmaster House The Lady in the Van is British film based on the true story […]

The Apprentice (2015)

The Apprentice Contestant with Karren Brady, Lord Sugar, Claude Littner

  Production company: Talkback Kent Locations: Dover Castle, Margate, Ramsgate, Sandwich, Dover, Whitstable, Ashford  The Apprentice is a popular BBC One show where ambitious entrepreneurs compete to avoid hearing the famous line “You’re Fired” and win Lord Sugar’s £250,000 investment. The 18 candidates will have to show their commercial insight and business sense throughout the […]

Jekyll and Hyde (2015)

Jekyll and Hyde cast

  Director: Colin Teague Writer: Charlie Higson Starring: Tom Bateman, Richard E Grant, Natalie Gumede Production company: ITV Studios Kent Locations Used: Rochester, The Guildhall Museum, The Historic Dockyard Chatham, Elmley Nature Reserve,  Fort Amherst ITV’s new ten-part series Jekyll and Hyde is set in the 1930’s and features Robert Jekyll, the grandson of the […]

George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces (2015)

Presenter George Clarke

Production Company: Plum Pictures Kent Locations Used: Margate Channel 4 series George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces looks into the fascinating world of small spaces and builds. In each episode George meets different people who turn tiny spaces into amazing places to work, play and even live. Now in its fifth series, episode four visits Kent’s very […]

Suffragette (2015)

Suffragette film poster

Director: Sarah Gavron Writer: Abi Morgan Starring: Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Meryl Streep, Ben Whishaw, Brendan Gleeson, Anne-Marie Duff Production Companies: Film4, BFI, Ingenious Media, Canal+, Ciné+, Ruby Films Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham Told through the eyes of a young mother, Suffragette is a powerful film about the foot soldiers of […]

Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages (2015)

Penelope Keith standing in a picturesque British village

Production Company: Reef TV Kent locations used: Upnor, Birchington, Biddenden and Tenterden. Returning to More4 for a second series, Penelope Keith’s Hidden Villages explores quintessentially British villages to discover their hidden features and study rural traditions. Actress Penelope Keith, best known from her roles in The Good Life (1975) and To The Manor Born (1979) […]

Terry and Mason’s Great Food Trip (2015)

Production Company: Curve Media Kent Locations Used: Canterbury – Cathedral, The Goods Shed and Kent County Cricket ground, Whitstable, Tunbridge Wells – Penshurst Place, The Pantiles, Rosemary Shrager’s Cookery School,  Chiddingstone Television royalty, Sir Terry Wogan, and London Cabbie, Mason McQueen (A Cabbie Abroad), join forces to embark on the foodie’s ultimate adventure around the UK. Along the […]

Eastenders (2015)

Starring: Danny Dyer, Linda Henry, Luisa Bradshaw-White, Annette Badland Production Company: BBC Kent Locations Used: Broadstairs – Morellis Gelato, Victoria Gardens and Stone Bay, Ramsgate Harbour Popular BBC One soap Eastenders is set in East London and chronicles the lives of the residents of Albert Square. In the upcoming episodes, the Carter family takes a […]

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

  Director: Guy Ritchie Writer: Guy Ritchie, Lionel Wigram Stars: Alicia Vikander, Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer Production Company: Ritchie/Wigram Productions, RatPac-Dune Entertainment, Davis Entertainment Kent Locations Used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham The Man From U.N.C.L.E is an action spy-fi movie set in the early 1960s during the Cold War. A mysterious criminal organization plans to […]