Filming and Literary locations in South Devon
As well as providing the inspiration and backdrop for many great novels and literary works, South Devon has been home to the filming of some hit films and TV shows over the last few years; which have brought our amazing landscape to the big and small screen.
The day-time drama starring Claire Goose and Matt Bardock has so far run for two series on BBC1, with the second series premier on the 21st November 2016.
With many South Devon towns used as a backdrop, including locations such as Totnes, Dartmouth, Hope Cove and Brixham, the show follows Jane as she returns to the small seaside town she escaped as a teenager.
Filmed in Teignmouth in June 2015 starring Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz the film tells the story of the doomed yachtsman Donald Crowhurst.
The film is due for release in 2017.
This 2011 filmed directed by Spielberg focuses on the moving story of a Devon farm boy who joins the army to search for his horse Joey after he is sold into the cavalry and shipped to France during the First World War.