EXCLUSIVE: Netflix to film fantasy feature Damsel at new London studio

Millie Bobby BrownDamsel, a fantasy feature from Netflix starring and exec produced by Millie Bobby Brown, is set to shoot at Troubadour Meridian Water Studios, a major new facility in north London, early next year. 

Juan Carlos Fresnadillo directs Damsel from a screenplay by Wrath of the Titans writer Dan Mazeau. It centres on Princess Elodie (Brown), who thinks she is marrying Prince Henry, but is actually going to be sacrificed to a dragon…  

Damsel is from Brown’s production company PCMA and Roth/Kirschenbaum Films; Joe Roth and Jeff Kirschenbaum produce. The executive producers are Brown, Roth, Chris Castaldi and writer Mazeau. 

The film continues Brown’s relationship with Netflix; she is currently finishing filming Enola Holmes 2 for the streamer, in which she reprises her role of Sherlock Holmes’ teenage sister. 

Troubadour Meridian Water Studios is a new complex comprising around 155,000 sq ft, including three sound stages, production hub and workshop space. It is situated in Enfield, north London. 

This year, The Knowledge published its first annual Studios Directory, a must-have guide to studio spaces around the four nations and regions. You can see the online edition here or email Sarah Keegan to enquire about a print copy. 


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