Two weeks of shooting and 10 days of actual shooting. From Tuesday 24 May to Monday 6 June, Fast X, the tenth chapter of Fast & Furious, will be filming in Turin.
The film, which will be shot in part in Turin, after filming in London and Rome, will be the grand finale of the saga starring Vin Diesel, in the role of Dominic Toretto; against him this time will be Jason Momoa.
The first inspections in the city have been carried out, already for months, by some members of the troupe that will be directed by Justin Lin.
In Turin the actors should not be present but stuntmen who will give life to breathtaking chases.
Fast X: filming in Turin
“Fast X” stars Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Sung Kang, Nathalie Emmanuel, Charlize Theron, John Cena, Jason Momoa and Brie Larson who are currently shooting in London.
The franchise, which has grossed over 6 billion dollars worldwide, will produce a very significant economic impact for Turin, equal to approximately 3.8 million euros, mainly derived from costs for the rental of locations, hospitality expenses ( hotels, catering for the crew, restaurants), expenses related to the technical staff and local workers employed on the set, costs related to safety and health expenses, technical support for setting up the base camp (warehouses and sheds).
The feature film is produced by Universal Pictures, with Wildside – a company of the Fremantle Group – in charge of executive production for Italy, and is made with the support of Film Commission Torino Piemonte, Città di Torino and Regione Piemonte.
The imposing American production machine will have a crew of about 400 people (a number of 5 times higher than the average), as well as more than 100 local professionals who have been collaborating for months in the search for locations and the finalization of the working plan in close synergy with FCTP and the competent offices of the City of Turin.
The scenes created in the main streets, squares and bridges in Turin (Piazza Crimea and Corso Fiume, Ponte Umberto I, Ponte Vittorio Emanuele I, Murazzi del Po, Via Roma, Largo IV Marzo) will be of great scenic impact, high action content and will involve some of the best professional stuntmen specializing in chases, become a hallmark of every “Fast & Furious” movie.
According to the President of Film Commission Torino Piemonte Beatrice Borgia “Fast X represents a fundamental confirmation of the role that Turin and Piedmont, over the years, have carved out for themselves in the national and international audiovisual world. By being able to welcome an American production of this caliber, our territory demonstrates once again that it possesses great skills, institutions capable of providing adequate support and assistance, highly specialized professionalism and the ability to cope with complex production needs “.
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