Last week marks the cinema release of Kingsman: The Golden Circle from director Matthew Vaughn and starring Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Halle Berry, Channing Tatum and Jeff Bridges. Key scenes from this highly-anticipated sequel to Kingsman: The Secret Service were filmed on location in Birmingham with the support of Film Birmingham.
Film Birmingham is committed to making filming as easy and efficient as possible by providing a one stop shop for local and international filmmakers. As well as welcoming the 300-strong crew for Kingsman: The Golden Circle Birmingham also recently played host to legendary director Steven Spielberg who filmed a significant portion of this new filmReady Player One in the city.
Filming for Kingsman: The Golden Circle took place in May 2016 in and around central Birmingham in locations including Colmore Row, Waterloo Street, Edmund Street, Margaret Street and Cornwall Street. The shoot involved a dramatic car chase between a black cab and three golden jaguars and can be seen in the TV spot and official trailer for the film
Sindy Campbell, Manager at Film Birmingham said:
We were delighted to welcome the team from Kingsman: The Golden Circle to Birmingham and as a film friendly city it’s a great showcase of what we can offer.
Kingsman: The Golden Circle is released in cinemas and IMAX from 20 September 2017. To book tickets at your local cinema go to http://www.kingsmantickets.co.uk/
For more information on Film Birmingham’s work go to http://www.filmbirmingham.co.uk/