ABOUT US

With over twenty years of experience in film and television drama production METROPOLITAN FILMS, through its international and production entities, develops, produces and provides production services to international film and television projects that locate in Ireland. Recent Metropolitan co-productions include: Disenchanted, Disney’s much-anticipated sequel to the hugely popular Enchanted; Martin McDonagh’s award-winning The Banshees of Inisherin, reuniting Colin Farrell and Brendan Glesson; Peter Ocko’s science fiction series Moonhaven for AMC; Valhalla Seasons 2 and 3 for Netflix; and Ridley Scott’s The Last Duel, starring Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Jodie Comer.

Since 2015, Metropolitan Films International has operated as a qualifying Irish Producer Company under the aegis of the Section 481 corporation film tax incentive. Projects it has been commissioned to produce since then include Vikings 4, 5 and 6 for MGM, Penny Dreadful 3 for Showtime, Greta, directed by Neil Jordan for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment distributed by Universal, Tomato Red for Indican and Take 5, Into The Badlands 2 and 3 for AMC, and Valhalla for MGM and Netflix.

International co-productions include Calvarystarring Brendan Gleeson, Dorothy MillsMy Boy Jack and The Tudors 1 to 4

Current Metropolitan Films International co-productions include: Harry Wild 2, the second season of the drama series starring Jane Seymour in the title role, for Dynamic Television, Acorn Media, RTÉ and ZDF;  the return season of the highly successful crime drama KIN, for BRON Studios, AMC, Screen Ireland & RTÉ; the Amazon Studios funded feature film Silver in conjunction with Germany’s Constantin Film; and the seven part drama series Sanctuary for AMC and Monumental Television.

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Kin Season 2 renewed at AMC+ due to popular demand

Coming off the back of the highly successful first season of Kin, AMC+ has recommissioned the critically acclaimed Dublin based crime drama written by Peter McKenna for a second season.

Metropolitan films are proud to be the Irish production company on the much anticipated series KIN which starts this Sunday 12 Sept at 9:30pm on RTÉ One.

The brand new, much anticipated Irish crime drama Kin, which follows the lives of a fictional Dublin family embroiled in a gangland war, has been confirmed to air on Sunday 12 September at 9:30pm on RTÉ One and catch up on RTÉ Player.

ZDF, Mediawan and RTÉ join Dynamic Television’s and Metropolitan Films’ Irish murder mystery series ‘Harry Wild’, adds Rohan Nedd, Kevin J. Ryan, and Amy Huberman to cast

LOS ANGELES, California — May 5, 2021 — Dynamic Television announced today that ZDF has joined leading Irish production company Metropolitan Films as a co-producer for its upcoming Irish murder mystery series Harry Wild. Additionally, Mediawan is pre-buying the series in France and RTÉ comes on board as the Irish broadcaster.