The Bourne Legacy’s Metro Manila "shoot spots" revealed by MMDA chair Francis Tolentino
ABS-CBNNews.com, citing Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) chairman Francis Tolentino, reports that The Bourne Legacy will be shooting in Metro Manila for a month.
ABS-CBNNews.com, citing Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) chairman Francis Tolentino, reports that The Bourne Legacy will be shooting in Metro Manila for a month. Tolentino enumerated the following locations: Intramuros, Navotas Fishport, Marikina City Market, San Andres Market, Ramon Magsaysay Boulevard, Ayala Avenue, Nagtahan, Pasay Taft, and Jones Bridge.
The report noted that in an interview with ANC on Monday, January 2, Tolentino disclosed that "the film’s production team selected the Pasay Taft Rotonda as one of the locations for some of the movie’s car chase sequences." He explained, "I think they selected Pasay Taft Rotonda. Magulo talaga ang area (The area is really chaotic). So it’s about time that we redo the area because it will be shown worldwide. So it’s an eye-opener for us na ayusin namin ang (to fix) Pasay-Taft Rotonda."
When asked to confirm reports that cameras will start rolling on January 14, ABS-CBNNews.com revealed that Tolentino replied: "Hindi ko pa yan mako-confirm (I can’t confirm that yet)."
The Bourne Legacy stars Jeremy Renner, Edward Norton, and Rachel Weisz. The film will also be shooting in the U.S., as well as Seoul, South Korea.
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