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30th May 2018
True to its name, The Bromley Boys, opening on June 1st, was filmed in the borough by a cast and crew also largely from the area. The coming of age love story is set during the real Bromley Football Club’s worst season, when it was the worst team in “the world”, in the late 1960s. It's a combination of... Read more
Bromley news
12th September 2017
The Williams brother screen writers, Harry and Jack, said they were skipping off to the pub on Monday night – avoiding questions about which of their competing thriller series to watch – Liar on ITV or Rellik on the BBC. Film officers, residents and council workers across London who’d played their own small roles in each drama had to... Read more
Bromley news
30th December 2016
Where is the world’s worst uncle from? Croydon mainly. He’s headed back to BBC Three on January 1st, then BBC One at 11.25pm on January 6th. The comedy, now in its third series, was filmed between July and September in 2016, making great use of the space, accessibility and distinct look that Croydon has to offer. Some scenes were... Read more
Bromley news
17th December 2016
It’s well established that Grantchester’s rural Cambridge setting can’t contain the capering of vicar-detective Sydney Chambers (played by James Norton) and his pal Geordie Keating (Robson Green) – seeing them often in the Big Smoke. So of course, for the festive special, London serves up some Christmas cracker locations. The special is on Christmas Eve at 9pm on ITV,... Read more
Bromley news
Dubbed the “classiest possible soap opera” a fictionalised series about the Queen’s life, The Crown, cost Netflix over £100 million. The first series starts on November 4th, here’s the trailer. Its lavish production filmed across London’s stunning period locations in Haringey, Bromley, Lambeth, Southwark and Camden for both this series and the next – which is already being shot.... Read more
Bromley news
Simon Callow gets started as The Rebel next week in a new sitcom on Gold. We can’t wait. He plays an old Mod who used to tear up Brighton, but now reclines in the deck chairs. In fact, a Bromley home in Lansdowne Avenue, Orpington provided key interiors. And the Bromley Tennis Club accommodated the unit base. In Clerkenwell,... Read more
Bromley news
DATE: Wednesday 20th January 2016 TIME: 7.00-9.30pm WHERE: Goldsmiths Hall The Production Guild is running a locations department speed networking event to encourage new working relationships and opportunities. We're introducing location managers to less experienced locations personnel. The carousel networking format will ensure everyone has the chance to get to know each other in a stunning setting. Goldsmiths Hall... Read more
Bromley news
16th September 2015
ITV’s eagerly awaited crime drama, Unforgotten, premieres in Everyman cinemas across London and England on Monday September 21st, before hitting our small screens in October. Click here for details. The Everyman Hampstead cinema, in Camden, will host a Q&A with some of the stars, broadcast live to the other participating cinemas. ITV’s head of drama Steve November has already... Read more
Bromley news
18th December 2014
In this festive season edition of our newsletter, we introduce one of our favourite teams. A merry band who make all the difference in delivering harmony between Londoners and big-budget movie makers. We wish you all jolly holidays and look forward to working on even more fantastic projects together in 2015. Peace and goodwill, between locals and filmmakers Who’s... Read more
Bromley news
1st December 2014
As TV advertisers jostle to out jolly each other throughout the festive season, FilmFixer proudly highlights B&Q’s Christmas Unleashed clip, filmed in the London borough of Bromley. Take a look at the can-do Christmas promo here. The Crofton Heath Estate in Orpington has long been a favourite location among advertisers, as the quintessential British suburb. And the quintessential suburbanites... Read more
Bromley news
6th September 2014
Bromley’s tranquil suburban streets become a brutal landscape for a feisty group of little characters in the new TalkTalk ad, which premiered on TV this week. Click here to take a look. A lamp, a gnome, some slippers, a doll and a robot decamp from one house to reach another that has TalkTalk broadband. Crossing a few residential streets... Read more
Bromley news
The British Film Commission has been working with the government and industry to address issues around planning for the temporary use of buildings and exterior space for filming. The British Film Commission said that it is very grateful to government, having recognised the economic and cultural benefits of film and television production, both on a national and local level,... Read more
Bromley news
3rd June 2014
Filmmakers adore the diversity at this Victorian pleasure ground. From the views, the Great Maze and the island of concrete dinosaurs, to the vaulted underpass. One of our favourite shoots here was Rush, where they staged a re-creation of the race at which Niki Lauda and James Hunt first met. The meeting really did take place in the early Seventies... Read more
Bromley news
18th April 2014
News has been circulating about a far-reaching OpenSSL vulnerability called Heartbleed which makes it possible for third-parties to access data – even though the data was believed to be secure and encrypted as it passed between a web browser and a server. The security of all FilmApp’s client data is critically important to us. We would like to reassure... Read more
Bromley news
16th December 2013
We’ve had a bumper 2013 in which film days doubled to over 6,500 and our team of fixers tripled to meet the new demands. With Islington, Lambeth, Kingston and Croydon joining FilmFixer this year, we have grown into the one-stop service for sourcing London locations and making sure filming across our boroughs is safe and well controlled. In addition... Read more
Bromley news
6th July 2013
paper writing service In May, FilmFixer, the independent film office business, was awarded the contract to run the film offices of London boroughs Islington and Lambeth as well as retaining its role as Camden’s film office.  This makes FilmFixer the largest film office in the UK, responsible for over 6,500 film days per annum.  In addition, in March the... Read more
Bromley news
6th May 2013
Karen Everett – joint founder FilmFixer Karen Everett has worked in the Film and TV industry for over ten years.  After a varied career as a freelancer, Karen began working with Little Wing Films as Head of Production, overseeing 14 feature films in total. Projects included Pure, Two Men Went to War, American Cousins and 9 Dead Gay Guys.... Read more

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