Nottingham City Council confirms The Dark Knight rose in Nottingham
Published: 11 July 2011
Itís been the most exciting open secret in Nottingham for weeks Ė but Nottingham City Council can now officially confirm that Wollaton Hall will feature as a location in The Dark Knight Rises. Local movie fans will have to wait just over a year to see the local landmark in the eagerly awaited The Dark Knight Rises, the third film in director Christopher Nolanís acclaimed Batman trilogy, which is due for release next summer.
The 'Secret’ location of Batman filming finally revealed!
Oscar-winning actors, Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne, aka Batman, Sir Michael Caine as Alfred Pennyworth, and Anne Hathaway, as Selina Kyle, have now finished filming on site, under the direction of Oscar-nominated British filmmaker Christopher Nolan. The film will also feature Tom Hardy in the role of Bane, one of Batman's most dangerous enemies. Tom Hardy first came to prominence in 2008’s award-winning Bronson, which was backed by Screen Agency EM Media and filmed in Nottingham.
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