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Midlands Film Studio Will Provide Over 1,300 Jobs

Hammerlake Studios Director of Development and Studio Operations, Tom Dowling, with Will Faulkner

Hammerlake Studios is expected to be operational in 2025.

A massive film studio in the midlands will staff over 1,300 people when operational.

Hammerlake Studios plans to construct Ireland's biggest ever film studio on a 25-acre site in Lough Sheever Corporate Park in Mullingar.

350 jobs will be created in 'Phase 1,' with a further 1,000 to come by 2025 when 'Phase 2' is complete.

The studio will host a series of information evenings, the first of which takes place next Tuesday at 6pm in Mullingar Library, in a bid to attarct local people to the industry.

Director of Development and Studio Operations, Tom Dowling, says they'll be offering transferable roles:

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