Talking about the most famous and very popular series, Willow is the biggest fantasy series of the year. With this, House of the Dragon and The Lord of the Rings was also one of the most popular and the biggest fantasy shows of the year 2022. Eventually, the show, which was set more than 20 years after Willow ended, is the type of adventure. Watching this movie will be a very good time, and it will invest your wildly good time that usually needs zero knowledge of the whole world, and it brings back life.
One of the biggest shows, House of the Dragon, eventually had many different types of dragons and gore, but it was only a show about the political machinations and talking about the other biggest and the fantasy show, The Lord of the Rings, is usually seemed to have spent every moment that too focused on being a gorgeous show with a staid pace that Tolkien would always have loved to do. Willow is the show that is something more fun than this, and this is the perfect time to create its characters and then hew them just very close enough. The story of the Willow usually revolves around one princess who usually wants adventure just to escape and run for her destiny, and later, there comes a brave soldier who is torn between his love and duty. The role of Willow was eventually played by Warwick Davis. This is the show that is filmed in one of the best locations, so if you want to know its location, kindly read on to the article till the end!
Willow Filming Locations
At this time, that is the year 2002, and it has been a total of 34 years since the most famous and intelligent actor Warwick Davis was seen first appearing and featuring on the screens that too as the heroic sorcerer Willow and by this time, Disney + is also the platform that is reuniting the fans of Willow that too with the most beloved character and an actor in a long-awaited sequel series.
From 1988’s original movie, Willow, to the new Willow series, this is the movie and the series that takes place in a fantasy land that too full of magic, mythical creatures, and adventure that too around every corner of its sets.
So, talking about one of the most important topics of this article is where Willow was filmed and what were the exact locations:
Willow eventually was filmed, or we can say that the shoot of the entire Willow took place in the country of Wales, which lies in the United Kingdom. This was the location for the Willow film that was released in the year 1980.
Now, the filming location for the new series is the Willow Disney+ series, this series was also filmed in Wales, and almost the same sets were used as the movie Willow of the year 1980. In the year 2021, in the month of June, the filming of this sequel series commenced, and it took time for whole eight months to conclude the shoot in early 2022.
Talking about the central location for the sequel, it was the Dragon Studios which is near Bridgend, and it is located in South Wales between the cities of Cardiff and Swansea that boasts nearly five sound stages. Besides these, there were many other locations where this series’ sequel was filmed. Some of these locations are Pendine Sands at Carmarthen Bay, Morlais Castle in Ponstarn, which is the village, and also the reservoir at the Pontsticill. Also, some scenes and songs were filmed in the villages of Saundersfoot and the town of Tenby in Pembrokeshire.
There were also numerous outdoor games which were filmed that too in several queries across Wales itself. Some other locations include Morlais Quarry and Dinorwic Quarry, which are too near Llanberis and Dinorwig in the Brecon Beacons.
Some Other Projects Filmed in Wales
For many years, Wales has proven to be one of the most popular and very renowned locations with film and TV crews with various sources and reports. So, according to this, 30,000 titles have usually been filmed in the country.
Now, the list of the most notable productions that were filmed in this country is The Crown, The Last Kingdom, Sex Education, Sherlock, Harry Potter, and The Deathly Hallows. Also, the Netflix film, The King, which was released in the year 2019, was filmed at this location.