Minister Madigan welcomes acquisition of Ardmore Studios Limited
Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan T.D welcomes the acquisition of Ardmore Studios Limited by Olcott Entertainment Limited.
Established in 1958, Ardmore is the only studio in Ireland to offer seven international standard sound stages with full support facilities on site. The founders of Olcott Entertainment currently operate Troy Studios in Limerick.
Minister Madigan said: “I welcome the news of the acquisition of Ardmore Studios by Olcott Limited. In the past 6o years, Ardmore Studios has produced hundreds of international and national films and TV productions and the studios continue to represent a vitally important part of the Irish film industry.
Ireland is an attractive location for film production and Olcott plans to develop and expand the Ardmore Studios offering. These ambitious plans will ensure that Ardmore studios will continue to compete at the heart of the international film and TV production market.”