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Eight UK country estates make Manderley House in Netflix Rebecca adaptation

Eight UK country estates make Manderley House in Netflix Rebecca adaptation

Written by Shona Smith on Oct 14, 2020. Posted in On Location

Manderley, a fictional country house is integral to Daphne de Maurier’s 1938 psychological thriller Rebecca, which opens with the iconic lines “Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again”. The house itself is such a central character that production designer Sarah Greenwood (Sherlock Holmes, Beauty and the Beast) knew it needed to seem new and unique. Eight UK country houses and estates were amalgamated for the Netflix adaptation.

Roald & Beatrix wraps filming in Wales

Roald & Beatrix wraps filming in Wales

Written by Shona Smith on Oct 2, 2020. Posted in Production News

The 90 minute comedy-drama about a six-year-old Roald Dahl who meets his idol Beatrix Potter will air on Sky One as part of its Christmas schedule. Hartswood Films produced the series for Sky Studios. Filming took place on location in Wales and at Seren Studios (former Pinewood Studios) in Cardiff.

Dracula miniseries shot in horror film hotspots

Dracula miniseries shot in horror film hotspots

Written by Shona Smith on Jan 6, 2020. Posted in On Location

The three-part series inspired by Bram Stoker’s novel filmed in locations historically tied to the horror genre. The three part series was written and created by Sherlock co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss who have noted Dracula’s importance to the genre, saying “what’s special about Dracula, is that Bram Stoker gave evil its own hero”.

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