Video has surfaced indicating that Spectre, the latest James Bond movie, began filming last weekend in London. It shows Daniel Craig as Bond, and one of his co-stars, Rory Kinnear, in a speedboat on the River Thames. Craig will also be joined by the new “Bond girls” Lea Seydoux and Monica Bellucci, as well as Christoph Waltz as the new villain Oberhauser.
Other than London, Spectre is expected to shoot in Mexico City, Rome, Tangier and Erfoud in Morocco, and the Alps.
Filming on the River Thames continued throughout the week, despite the hack that wreaked havoc on SONY last week. Interestingly, the hack also revealed that Idris Elba will likely be the next James Bond.
Check out video of the movie’s London shoot below:
The feminist film Suffragette,starring Meryl Streep, is the story of the female campaigners who rallied for women’s right to vote in Britain. Meryl Streep is playing the role of pioneering campaigner Emmeline Pankhurst with filming set to begin during Easter recess. It is believed that Streep will film a rally scene in Parliament where Pankhurst historically led protests around Westminster.
New and regular 24 cast members are descending on London to begin filming the upcoming event season of the popular FOX series entitled 24: Live Another Day.
This morning the Today Show the newest member of the cast, Yvonne Strahovski, said she is headed to the UK this week. “I’m moving to London for four and 1/2 months later this week,” she told Hoda Kotb.
This week Cuban Fury, an upcoming British rom-com, has been spotted filming at Croydon College and Fairfield Halls in Croydon, London.
Cuban Fury stars Nick Frost as a former dance prodigy who never lived up to his potential but now, years later, has to regain his lost dance skills after falling for his boss. Rashida Jones, Chris O’Dowd, Olivia Coleman and Ian McShane also star in the film.