Black Hangar Studios

Exterior of Black Hangar Studios, May 2012 (c) Black Hangar Studios

Exterior of Black Hangar Studios, May 2012 (c) Black Hangar Studios

Opened 3 May 2012

Lasham Airfield, Alton, Hampshire GU34 5SG

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The design of the studios was overseen by head of art and production services Simon Lamont and head of special effects Digby Milner, who together have worked on features such as the Harry Potter and James Bond franchises.


Internal Dimensions:
240 x 125ft of uninterrupted floorspace = 30,000 sq.ft.
Height: 35ft.
Access Doors: 38 x 25ft at front, 19 x 25ft at rear.

Two more stages of 15,000 sqft each are planned for next year.

Water Tank (now removed)

The water tank was removed around 2016

Elevated 3m above ground with a spill wall plus a deep centre section with an optical glass wall shooting platform. The elevation provides a 180 degree natural unobstructed horizon
Dimensions: 55.5×73.5ft = 4080sq.ft.
Centre Deep Section: 22x23ft = 506sq.ft.


10 acres

Productions shot at Black Hangar Studios

Feature Film (7)

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story2016Gareth EdwardsIMDB Database page about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Born to be Blue2015Robert BudreauIMDB Database page about Born to be Blue
Studio, VFX, Co-Producer
Peter and Wendy2015Diarmuid LawrenceIMDB Database page about Peter and Wendy
Breaking the Bank2014Vadim JeanIMDB Database page about Breaking the Bank
Kill Your Friends2014Owen HarrisIMDB Database page about Kill Your Friends
Studio, Aviation Prop & Water Tank
Ra.One2011Anubhav SinhaIMDB Database page about Ra.One
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen2011Lasse HallströmIMDB Database page about Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
Water tank

TV Series (4)

TitleReleasedCreator / ShowrunnerIMDB
24: Live Another Day2014Robert Cochran, Joel SurnowIMDB Database page about 24: Live Another Day
Studio, Water Tank
Studio & Track (2014 series)
Doctor Who (new)2006 - VariousIMDB Database page about Doctor Who (new)
2015 Heaven Sent episode (studio & water tank)
Top Gear (UK)2002 - 2015VariousIMDB Database page about Top Gear (UK)
Studio & Track (2014)

Music Video (1)

Collisions: Believe In This2012Metal Wasp Media

TV Movie (1)

Miracle Landing on the Hudson2014Simon GeorgeIMDB Database page about Miracle Landing on the Hudson

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