Liam Neeson readies to film Normal People

Liam NeesonFilming begins in Belfast on 9 July on Normal People, a feature film starring Liam Neeson and Lesley Manville. 

The feature centres on a long-married couple whose relationship is challenged when the wife is diagnosed with breast cancer. 

Directing partners Lisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Leyburn direct from a screenplay by Belfast playwright Owen McCafferty. 

Piers Tempest, David Holmes and Brian J Falconer produce the feature for Tempo Productions, Canderblinks Films and Out of Orbit.  

Production Intelligence subscribers can log in for key HoDs on the film including the DoP, line producer and production designer. Non-subscribers can click here to request a free online demo.

Belfast is also hosting Series 2 of Krypton, which is gearing up to film later this year at Belfast Harbour Studios, as well as the fifth series of cricitally-acclaimed police drama Line of Duty, currently prepping an autumn shoot. Doing Money, a fact-based drama for BBC Two that began filming in the city earlier this week. 

Photo via Getty Images/WireImage/Jun Sato.

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