Manchester Metropolitan University

Paranoid, ITV’s new thriller filmed at Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University has been in the spotlight recently as one of the film locations in the ITV drama Paranoid, an eight-part conspiracy thriller, with the first episode aired on Thursday 22 September 2016.

Filming took place at Manchester Met over four days in the summer with scenes shot across the Manchester campus . The drama is set in Cheshire and was written and created by Bill Gallagher and produced by Red Production Company for ITV. Staring Indira Varma (Game Of Thrones), Robert Glenister (The Musketeers), Neil Stuke (Suspects, Doctor Foster), Lesley Sharp (Scott & Bailey), Kevin Doyle (Downton Abbey) and newcomer Dino Fetscher.

Manchester Metropolitan University continues to be a popular location for dramas and documentaries. For further information about filming at the University, please contact the Conference and Events team – email or ring 0161 247 1565.


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