Big Bad World (2013)

Director: Tristram Shapeero Writers: Lloyd Woolf, Joe Tucker, Kevin Cecil, Andy Riley, Rose Heiney, Jon Purkis Starring: Blake Harrison, Seann Walsh, David Fynn, Rebecca Humphries, Caroline Quentin, James Fleet Production company: Objective Productions Kent Locations: Ramsgate, Port of Ramsgate, Herne Bay Big Bad World is a new Comedy Central series about university graduate Ben Turnbell […]

Strawberry Fields (2012)

Strawberry Fields Film Poster

Director: Frances Lea Writer: Frances Lea and Judith Johnson  Starring: Emun Elliott, Philip Martin Brown and Anna Madeley Production Companies: BBC Films, Film London, Spring Pictures Kent Filming Locations: Foxbury Farm, Sevenoaks; Shellness, Leysdown Strawberry Fields is another offering from the highly successful Film London Microwave Project and set for cinema release this week! Directed by […]

Southcliffe (2013)

David Whitehead (Rory Kinnear) and Anthony (Al Weaver)

  Director: Sean Durkin Writer: Tony Grisoni Starring: Rory Kinnear, Sean Harris, Shirley Henderson, Eddie Marsan, Anatol Yusef, Nichola Burley, Joe Dempsie, Kaya Scodelario Production company: Warp Films Kent Filming Locations: Faversham, Faversham Recreation Ground, Oare Marshes, Uplees Cottage, Whitstable, East Kent Railway,  Grain Power station, Teynham Court Farm, Canterbury Hospital, Sittingbourne Community College and […]

Hummingbird (2013)

Hummingbrid Film Poster - Jason

  Director and writer: Steven Knight Starring: Jason Statham, Agata Buzek, Benedict Wong, Vicky McClure Production Company: IM Global, Shoebox Films Kent Locations: Dartford Crossing – QEII Bridge Hummingbird is an action thriller film about ex-Special Forces officer Joey (Jason Statham) who returns to London from the Afghan war and finds himself homeless. After assuming […]

World War Z (2013)

World War Z - Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt) © Paramount Pictures

Director: Marc Forster Writers: Matthew Michael Carnahan, Drew Goddard and Damon Lindelof (screenplay) and Max Brooks (novel) Starring: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Sterling Jerins, Matthew Fox, James Badge Dale Production Company: Skydance Productions, Hemisphere Media Capital, GK Films, Plan B Entertainment, 2DUX² Kent locations used: Discovery Park, Sandwich World War Z is an apocalyptic action, […]

Not Going Out (2013)

(L-R) Lucy holding Daisy mask, Daisy holding Lee Mask & Lee holding Lucy mask. Lucy (SALLY BRETTON), Daisy (KATY WIX), Lee (LEE MACK)

    Writer: Lee Mack Director: Alex Hardcastle and Nick Wood Starring:  Lee Mack, Sally Bretton, Hugh Dennis, Abigail Cruttenden, Bobby Ball Production Company: Avalon Television Kent Locations Used: Port of Ramsgate Popular BBC comedy sitcom Not Going Out is about Lee who has been drifting through life and his landlady Lucy who happens to be the […]

Murder on the Home Front (2013)

Murder on the Home Front characters standing on a London Street

  Starring: Patrick Kennedy, Tamzin Merchant, James Fleet, Emerald Fennell Production company: Carnival Films Kent Locations:  The Historic Dockyard Murder on the Home Front is a new two part ITV drama set  in London during the Blitz and is loosely based on the memoirs of Molly Lefebure, a secretary to Home Office Pathologist Keith Simpson. […]

Derek (2013)

L-R Dougie (Karl Pilkington) and Kev (David Earl) © Channel 4

  Production company: Derek Productions Ltd Kent Locations Used: Broadstairs, Dumpton Gap, Viking Bay ‘Derek’, written and directed by Ricky Gervais, is a comedy about ‘Derek Noakes’, a 49-year-old retirement home worker with the unique hobby of autograph hunting. A pilot episode was shown in April 2011 on Channel 4 and January 2013 sees the […]

Les Misérables (2013)

Les on horses going through the streets

  Director: Tom Hooper Screenplay: William Nicholson Composer: Claude-Michel Schönberg Starring: Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe, Hugh Jackman, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen, Amanda Seyfried Production company: Relativity Media, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Cameron Mackintosh Ltd. Kent locations used:  The Historic Dockyard Chatham Les Misérables is based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel and Cameron Mackintosh’s […]

Mr Selfridge (2013)

Mr Selfridge in the shop

  Production Company: ITV Studios, Masterpiece Kent locations used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham A brand new ITV drama for 2013, Mr Selfridge is based on the novel ‘Shopping, Seduction and Mr Selfridge’ by Lindy Woodhead and tells the true story of American Harry Gordon Selfridge who transformed the world of retail after opening the first ever […]