The following instalment of one of many world’s most liked film franchises may very well be filmed in Queensland, if Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has her manner.
Ms Palaszczuk met with senior executives at EON Productions, producers of the James Bond movies, throughout her commerce mission to the UK in April, paperwork tabled in Parliament present.
The paperwork reveal Display screen Queensland approached the Bond filmakers in December final yr.
“It’s one thing that I feel could be nice for Queensland, it’s early discussions however we’ve invited them out right here to come back and try how subtle our manufacturing studios are right here,” Ms Palaszczuk informed 10 Information.
“Who is aware of, 007 may very well be coming down underneath.
“I stated to them at size that we’ve been capable of remodel the Brisbane’s CBD into New York, into San Francisco and naturally we may deal with reworking it into London as properly.”
Ms Palaszczuk stated the following step could be to lure a scouting crew to the sunshine state and “present them time” within the hopes they launch manufacturing in Queensland.
Filming on the most recent 007 movie was delayed earlier this month after an explosion injured one crew member and broken a stage at Pinewood Studios within the UK.
It was the second manufacturing setback the 25th instalment of the Bond franchise after star Daniel Craig injured himself whereas performing a stunt in Jamaica. The 51-year-old later underwent minor ankle surgical procedure.
Whereas the spy thriller sequel is but to be named, filmmakers behind the film have confirmed Oscar-winner Rami Malek would be the villain.
The premier’s push to lure manufacturing crews to Queensland got here two months earlier than the Queensland price range was handed down.
Final Tuesday’s price range included $30 million to entice Hollywood A-listers and blockbuster motion pictures to the state.
Previously two years, Queensland’s Manufacturing Attraction Technique has helped carry 22 high-end tv collection, characteristic movies and submit, digital and visible (PDV) results tasks to Queensland.
Earlier this yr display legend Baz Luhrmann stated he would movie his subsequent blockbuster in Queensland, delving into the lifetime of Elvis Presley.