It looks like Iron Man 3 will continue filming in Wilmington, N.C. through at least September 7, maybe longer, before moving to Miami where they will finish out the shoot.
New permits for Caged (the movie’s working title) were issued for filming from Monday August 13, 2012 – Friday September 7, 2012, 6:00 pm to 7:00 am, at Port of Wilmington, 1 Shipyard Blvd, Wilmington, N.C.
The shipyard scenes will include 3 main cast members and 10 extras.
This week, overnight filming continues around Church St and Railroad St in Rose Hill, N.C. where the streets have been decorated for Christmas, complete with lights and fake snow. Filming continues through Wednesday, August 1, and will pick up again on Monday, August 6 through Wednesday, August 8. The shoot will also feature “small explosions, controlled fires, gunfire, atmospheric smoke as well as stunt activity” and yes, Robert Downey Jr. has been spotted on the set!
On Friday, August 3, from 2:00 pm to 8:00 am, filming is set to continue at National Gypsum, 838 Sunnyvale Drive, Wilmington.
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