Netflix’s “Rebel Cheer Squad” (also known as “Rebel Cheer Squad – A Get Even Series”) is a spin-off of “Get Even”, a British teen thriller series created by Holly Phillips based on Gretchen McNeil’s book series “Don’t Angry”. . Much like the original series, it focuses on a group of cheerleaders at a luxurious private school called the Bannerman School. When they face injustice in the school building, the trio decide to form a group to revive their former classmate’s anti-bullying club.
Thus, the trio Grace, Clara, and Rumi plan to expose all the bullies in their school, thereby bringing justice to all the victims. Apart from the interesting narrative of the teen drama, it is the similar school setting and other familiar locations in “Get Even” that grabs the attention of the audience. So it’s only natural that you are curious about the actual shooting location used to make this spin-off series. Now, let’s share all the relevant information we have and pique your curiosity!
Rebel Cheerleading Filming Location
“Rebel Cheerleaders” was filmed entirely in the UK, specifically in Greater Manchester. The first major photography for the thriller series appears to have started in June 2021 and ended in September of the same year. By choosing to shoot most of the spin-off series in the same locations as the original series, the studio smoothed out the production process itself. So, let’s take a look at all the specific sites featured in the Netflix series!
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
All key footage for the first season of ‘Rebel Cheer Squad’ was filmed in Greater Manchester in North West England and the United Authority area in Greater Manchester. First, like “Get Even”, the Bolton School on Chorley New Road in Bolton represents the fictional Bannerman School in a teen drama. As one of the largest private schools in the country, it is often compared to Hogwarts in the famous “Harry Potter” series. The production team took advantage of every nook and cranny of the school grounds, recording numerous images in and around the school and its beautiful grounds.
It’s also possible that the cast and crew will camp in and around Bolton’s Le Mans Crescent, just like in the original series. During filming, they were also seen filming several key scenes for the first season of Rebel Cheerleaders in Manchester. Greater Manchester has been an important production location for a wide variety of films and TV shows over the years. Some of the famous ones are The Darkest Hour, Official Secrets, Captain America: The First Avenger, and The Stranger.
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