CINEMA The Amalfi Coast was chosen for the set of The Equalizer 3the sequel to the action movie produced by Sony Pictures starring Denzel Washington. Director Antoine Fuqua he had already anticipated that the film would be shot in Italy, in «seaside villages».
In recent days, with the production, he carried out an inspection in the iconic villages of the “Divina” choosing three locations: Atrani, Minori and Ravello (among the places visited by Fuqua the Sanctuary of Santa Maria Del Bando in Atrani).
Washington’s adventure moves from Boston to the Amalfi Coast
The Equalizer 3therefore, will take Robert McCall’s adventure away from Boston, to the beautiful Amalfi Coast, where Denzel Washington is at home. For years, in fact, during the summer his yacht has remained at anchor for several days in the bay of Positano and it is not difficult to meet him at the tables of Chez Black.
The fifth collaboration between Fuqua and Washington
The third film in the successful saga coincides with the fifth collaboration between Washington and Fuqua after Training daythe first and second Equalizer (https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Equalizer_2_-_Senza_perdono) and The Magnificent Sevenas well as the only trilogy both by Fuqua what about Washington throughout their career. The cast has also been announced to include Dakota Fanning. The film is scheduled for release on September 1, 2023.
Filming of equalizer 3 starting in September
Filming in Italy should already begin in mid-September in Cinecittà, while for the clapperboards on the Amalfi Coast it could take a few weeks to allow the tourist outflow and take advantage of the exclusive-use locations without too many logistical hitches.
As happened last October for the filming of Ripley, bars, restaurants and shops in the village of Atrani closed to the public for a month. The production will look for extras and labor on site.