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Major film and TV drama productions shot in Wales in the past few years

 

- 2017 -

Apostle - Margam Country Park, Bay Studios

Severn Screen/XYZ Films (for Netflix) / Cast: Dan Stevens, Michael Sheen / Director: Gareth Evans

 

Doctor Who (Series 10) – Roath Lock Studios, Cardiff Bay; around south Wales

BBC Wales / Cast: Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie

 

Show Dogs - Pinewood Studio Wales (Cardiff) and other locations around SE Wales

Riverstone Pictures / Cast: Will Arnett, Natasha Lyonne, Andy Beckwith

 

Will - Dragon Studios, Bridgend; St Donat's Castle; Ogmore

TNT / Cast: Laurie Davidson, Olivia DeJonge

 

Born to Kill - Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan 

World Productions / Cast: Romola Garai, Richard Coyle, Daniel Mays

 


- 2016 -

Journey's End - Pinewood Studio Wales (Cardiff), Tredegar House, Newport and Old Beaupre Castle nr Cowbridge
Fluidity Films / Cast: Asa Butterfield, Sam Claflin, Paul Bettany, Toby Jones

 

Transformers: The Last Knight - Ystrad Quarry, Blaenau Gwent
Director: Michael Bay / Cast:  Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel, Laura Haddock

 

Safe House (Series 2) - Trearddur Bay, Anglesey, north Wales
Eleventh Hour Films / Cast: Stephen Moyer, Zoe Tapper

 

Britannia - Nash Point; Rhossili

Vertigo Films / Cast: David Morrissey, Kelly Reilly

 

Ellen - Various locations around Cardiff

Touchpaper Television / Cast: Jessica Barden, Jaime Winstone

 

The Last Dragonslayer - Cwm Idwal, north Wales

Blueprint Pictures / Cast: Adeel Akhtar, Matt Berry, Danielle Bjelic

 

Decline and Fall - Cardiff, St Donat's Castle, Ffilm Factory 35 (Pencoed)

Tiger Aspect / Cast: Jack Whitehall, David Suchet, Eva Longoria, Douglas Hodge

 

Class - Pinewood Studio Wales, Cardiff 

BBC / Cast: Katherine Kelly

 

Sherlock (Series 4) - Pinewood Studio Wales, Cardiff and Tenby

Hartswood Films / Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman

 

Ordinary Lies (Series 2) - Newport and Cardiff

Red Production Co. / Cast: Griff Rhys Jones, Matt Di Angelo, Con O’Neill, Kimberley Nixon


The Collection - Bay Studios, nr Swansea

Amazon Prime Instant Video and Lookout Point Ltd. / Cast: Richard Coyle, Frances de la Tour, Tom Riley

 

Hinterland / Y Gwyll (Series 3) – In and around Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, mid Wales

Fiction Factory / Cast: Richard Harrington, Mali Harries, Hannah Daniel

 


- 2015 -

 

Their Finest - Swansea, Haverfordwest, Freshwater West

Wildgaze Films / Dir: Lone Scherfig / Cast: Gemma Arterton, Bill Nighy, Sam Claflin

 

Hinterland / Y Gwyll (Series 2) – In and around Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, mid Wales

Fiction Factory / Cast: Richard Harrington, Mali Harries, Hannah Daniel


Doctor Who (Series 9) – Roath Lock Studios, Cardiff Bay; around south Wales

BBC Wales / Cast: Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman


Casualty (Series 29) - Roath Lock Studios, Cardiff Bay; around south Wales

BBC Wales / Cast: Lee Mead, Richard Winsor, Derek Thompson, Amanda Mealing


The Bad Education Movie – Pembroke Castle

Tiger Aspect Productions / Dir: Elliot Hegarty / Cast: Jack Whitehall, Steve Speirs, Mathew Horne, Harry Enfield


Me Before You - Pembroke

Dir: Thea Sharrock / cast:  Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Jenna Coleman


King Arthur: Legend of the Sword - Snowdonia

Dir: Guy Richie / Cast: Charlie Hunnam, Eric Bana, Jude Law


The Bastard Executioner – South Wales

20th Century Fox / Dir: Paris Barclay / Cast: Stephen Moyer, Matthew Rhys


The Legend of Tarzan – Brecon Beacons, mid Wales (2nd unit)

Dark Horse Entertainment / Dir: David Yates / Cast: Margot Robbie, Christoph Waltz, Alexander Skarsgård

 


- 2014 -

 

Hinterland / Y Gwyll – In and around Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, mid Wales

Fiction Factory / Cast: Richard Harrington, Mali Harries, Hannah Daniel


Set Fire to the Stars – Swansea

Dir: Andy Goddard / Cast: Celyn Jones, Elijah Wood, Shirley Henderson


Doctor Who (Series 8) – Roath Lock Studios, Cardiff Bay; around south Wales

BBC Wales / Cast: Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman


Take Down – Cardiff, St Athan and South Stack Lighthouse, Anglesey, north Wales

Pinewood Pictures / Dir: Jim Gillespie / Cast: Ed Westwick, Jeremy Sumpter, Phoebe Tonkin


Under Milk Wood – Solva

Ffatti Ffilms / Dir: Kevin Allen / Cast: Rhys Ifans, Di Botcher, Charlotte Church


Atlantis (Series 2) - Studio, Chepstow

Urban Myth Films for BBC Wales / Cast: Jack Donnelly, Mark Addy


Da Vinci’s Demons (Series 3) – Studio, Neath Port Talbot, Margam Castle

BBC Worldwide Productions / Cast: Tom Riley, Laura Haddock


Up All Night - Stradey Castle; Swansea Bay Studios

Dir:John Henderson / Cast: Louisa Connolly-Burnham, Bobby Lockwood, David Mitchell


Just Jim – Caerphilly

Vox Pictures / Dir: Craig Roberts / Cast: Emile Hirsch, Craig Roberts


Galavant (Pilot) – Caerphilly Castle; Cosmeston Medieval Village

ABC Studios / Disney / Dir: Chris Koch / Cast: Vinnie Jones, Timothy Omundson, Karen David


Wizards Vs Aliens (Series 3) – Roath Lock Studios, Cardiff Bay; around south Wales

BBC Wales / Cast: Scott Haran, Percelle Ascott, Jefferson Hall


Wolf Hall – Caerphilly Castle, Castell Coch, St Donat’s Castle, Raglan Castle

Company Pictures / Dir: Peter Kosminsky / Cast: Mark Rylance, Damian Lewis, Claire Foy


Petroleum Spirit – Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales

Mirror Productions Ltd. / Dir: Rob Sanders / Cast: Alexandra Weaver, Georgina Beedle, Ryan Oliva


The Hollow Crown: War of the Roses - St Donats Castle

Neal Street / Carnival / NBCUniversal / Dir: Dominic Cook‎e / Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench, Sophie Okonedo, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins


Suffragette – Ruthin Gaol, north Wales (2nd unit)

Dir: Sarah Gavron / Cast: Helena Bonham Carter, Meryl Streep, Carey Mulligan


Poldark – St Fagans Museum of Welsh Life, nr Cardiff

Mammoth Screen / Cast: Aidan Turner, Heida Reed, Eleanor Tomlinson


Lady Chatterley’s Lover – Merthyr Mawr, Blaenavon, Rhondda Heritage Park

Hartswood Films / Serena Cullen Productions / Dir: Jed Mercurio / Cast: Holliday Grainger, Richard Madden, James Norton


Dark Horse – Blackwood, Caerphilly, Chepstow and around south east Wales

Darlow Smithson Productions / Dir: Louise Osmond


Criminal – St Athan, Vale of Glamorgan

Dir: Ariel Vromen / Cast: Kevin Costner, Tommy Lee Jones, Ryan Reynolds