Netflix film crews descend on Pendle to shoot 'The Bank of Dave' movie

It was a case of lights, camera, action today as film crews rolled into Colne for the first day of filming "The Bank of Dave", Netflix's latest movie.

By Dominic Collis
Monday, 28th February 2022, 10:20 am
Updated Monday, 28th February 2022, 10:32 am

As revealed in the Burnley Express, US streaming giants Netflix have turned their global spotlight on none other than Burnley banker and Colne minibus salesman Dave Fishwick to be the subject of a feel-good biopic.

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Netflix casts A-List stars for Burnley-based feelgood movie 'The Bank of Dave'

Rory Kinnear, famous for playing MI6 Chief of Staff Bill Tanner in the James Bond films Quantum of Solace, Skyfall, Spectre and No Time to Die, will portray Dave in the new movie, alongside Bridgerton leading lady Phoebe Dynevor and a host of other star names.

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Filming crews setting up at Dave Fishwick Minibuses in Colne ahead of shooting new Netflix movie 'The Bank of Dave'

Indeed, Burnley, Pendle and the Ribble Valley - all areas close to Dave's heart - will be used as filming locations, on the insistence of the man himself who will serve as an executive producer for the film.

So, it's a case of keep your eyes peeled for the stars who will be occupying our towns in the coming weeks and months.

Filming crews setting up at Dave Fishwick minibuses in Colne
Filming crews at David Fishwick Minibuses for shooting of Netflix movie 'The Bank of Dave'