Peaky Blinders creator wants to ‘join the dots’ with new film studio

Plans for a Birmingham film studio are progressing, according to the creator of Peaky Blinders. Steven Knight has been the driving force behind a scheme to create a studio with six sound stages in the region that would take advantage of the attractiveness of the UK to international television and film companies. He has been working on the idea, called Mercian, for three years Knight told a packed Midlands Pavilion at MIPIM: "If you have internationally-recognised creative centre in Birmingham, the people are going to know whe... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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