Surrey's Film Industry creating films since 1932

Surrey has a rich history with the creative sector, the internationally renowned films of Shepperton Studios have been in production since 1932 and have produced modern day blockbusters such as Marvel’s Captain America and Disney’s Cruella.

Over 4000 games made in Surrey

Surrey is home to over 60 game studios who are responsible for some of the most iconic characters and over 4000 games made in Surrey. Companies such as EA Games, Ubisoft and Supermassive Games have made Surrey a hotspot for the gaming sector.

Surrey Is A Hotspot for Creative Digital Agencies

There are over 10,000 creative and digital companies in Surrey, employing more than 45,000 people, primarily at a professional and highly skilled level.

Surrey's Creative Sector In Numbers

Creative and digital companies in Surrey
Most innovative region in England
Highest GVA in England for Professional, scientific, and technical activities
Games made in Surrey
people employed in Creative and Digital in Surrey

Surrey Universities Nurturing talent

Surrey benefits from a large pool of local talent taught at our universities, including the University for the Creative Arts (UCA), and a London workforce within easy reach

Creative Arts Clusters In Surrey

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Netflix Increases UK Studio Footprint With Long-Term Longcross Deal

Streamer Confirms $1BN UK Content Spend In 2021. The deal will see Netflix partner with asset management firm Aviva to operate and expand the Surrey film and TV complex, which has hosted major productions including the James Bond and Star Wars franchises, Marvel movies and hit ITV drama Broadchurch.

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Surrey is Proudly Home To

Shepperton Studios


Media Molecule


ATP Media

Electronic Arts


Supermassive Games


PGA Europe

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