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, most recently Ridley Scott’s The Last Duel, starring Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Jodie Comer. Metropolitan is currently working with Disney as the Irish co-production partners on Disenchanted, shot entirely in Ireland.

Since 2015, Metropolitan Films International has operated as a qualifying Irish Producer Company under the aegis of the new 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 and 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

In addition to Disenchanted current Metropolitan Films International co-productions include: Moonhaven for AMC; Harry Wild, an eight part drama series starring Jane Seymour in the title role, for Dynamic Television, Acorn Media, RTÉ and ZDF; Redemption, a six-part drama series for ITV Studios, Virgin Media Television and Screen Ireland, supported by the BAI Sound & Vision Fund; and Kin, a co-production currently in post-production for BRON Studios, Screen Ireland & RTÉ and  recently acquired by AMC for airing on its international streaming platform in late 2021.

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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.

ITV and Virgin Media in Ireland co-commission taut, compelling crime drama, Redemption produced by Tall Story Pictures starring Paula Malcomson

Acclaimed actress Paula Malcomson (The Hunger Games trilogy, Ray Donovan, Deadwood) will take the lead role in Redemption, a six part drama jointly commissioned by ITV and Virgin Media Television, Ireland in association with Fís Éireann / Screen Ireland.