For film and TV lovers
Cobbled streets, rolling hills and Tudor mansions that we care for have been backdrops to countless film and TV shows. Featuring in costume dramas, fantasy worlds and fairy tales, you'll have seen stars performing dramatic scenes in many of our houses, castles and landscapes.
Browse all our articles on the role our places have played in countless film and TV productions over the years.
Throughout May and June we are celebrating the legacy of William Shakespeare with a variety of performances and activities. Find out more about our upcoming events and how you can get involved with the fun.
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In 2016 Julian Fellowes, best known as the creator of Downton Abbey, released his historical novel Belgravia. Settings in the novel were inspired by two of the places we look after: Montacute House in Somerset and Attingham in Shropshire. Now things have come full circle as other places in our care star in ITV's 6-part TV adaptation, airing on Sundays at 9pm from 15 April 2020.
Ever wondered how your favourite places end up in films and TV dramas? Join our two filming and location managers as they share some weird and wonderful stories from behind the scenes, and reveal their favourite locations.
The manor reflects the style and grandeur of the past, so it is no wonder that this fifteenth century manor is famous for film and TV.
With a new film adaptation of The Secret Garden coming to cinemas this summer, discover how the enchanting gardens at Bodnant and Fountains Abbey proved fertile ground for this retelling of the classic children’s story, and even became inspiration for the stars.
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