Tolkien biopic set to put Cheshire studios on the map

Nicholas Hoult, right, in a scene from the film
The biopic, Tolkien, is set to put Cheshire-based Tatton Studios in the spotlight when it hits the screen this Spring. Studio bosses believe it can reinforce their reputation with TV and movie-makers as the ideal location for indoor, and outdoor shoots. The much-anticipated movie, starring BAFTA-nominated actor Nicholas Hoult, tells the story of the author’s early years and how he came to create his iconic works, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, with the first trailer landing this week. Producers at Fox Searchlight han... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...