And…action! A council says their area is open for business with the film industry

Liam Neeson in Ballymena
Liam Neeson.

A council has said their area is open for business with the film industry.

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council has said it would welcome future projects after scenes for the latest Liam Neeson production were shot in the area.

Liam Neeson was spotted in Newtownabbey during filming of ‘Normal People’.

A council spokesperson said: “The Council is thrilled and very proud that the producers of the film Normal People, featuring Liam Neeson and Lesley Manville, have chosen Antrim and Newtownabbey as some of their film locations.

“We look forward to seeing the final production when it is released in 2020.

“Our borough has some beautiful locations and scenery ideal for filming. We would welcome opportunities for future productions or programmes in our area.”

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