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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
4th April 1984 Michael Frayn's Benefactors premieres in London
4th April 1956 Enid Bagnold's Chalk Garden, premieres in London
4th April 1940 Born today: Bijan, Iran, mens apparel designer (Beverly Hills, NYC, London)
4th April 1929 New Moon musical opens in London
3 Mills Studios
3 Mills Studios are the largest recording studios in London.
Location: 3 Mill Lane, Bromley-by-Bow, London
Description: 3 Mills Studios are the largestr studios in London, located on a pretty Island in the far East End.
Films produced here include 28 Days Later, Brick Lane, Eastern Promises, The Fantastic Mr Fox, Franklyn, How To Lose Friends and Alienate People, Its A Free World, Sunshine and Tim Burtons Corpse Bride.
Some of the most successful independent filmmakers including Wes Anderson, Danny Boyle, Tim Burton, David Cronenberg, Mike Leigh, Ken Loach and Michael Winterbottom have filmed here.
Successful TV programmes such as Hells Kitchen 3, The Slammer and The Mighty Boosh have been made here.
Music artists Amy Winehouse, The Feeling, KT Tunstall, Super Furry Animals and Westlife have all made music videos here.