It was called “the Dawning,” and local man John Supple was an extra on set. He joined Ollie and Mary on The Big Breakfast Blaa this morning (scroll down for a link to the interview.)
He said there was great excitement when the filmmakers and the actors arrived.
John recalls chatting loads to Anthony Hopkins in particular, but he also met the likes of Hugh Grant and many others.
Not many people remember “The Dawning,” but here’s a little refresher from YouTube:
Have a listen below to John telling his story to Ollie and Mary about being involved in the movie: