Turkish press confirms Istanbul shooting schedule, local details

Skyfall - 10-04-12
The Hurriyet Daily News has confirmed the 'Skyfall' shooting schedule for Istanbul, covered on MI6 News yesterday.

According to the paper, preparation work begins on "April 16th, an Eminönü street will be closed to traffic and pedestrians for three weeks. The production company will pay the owners of shops on the street 750 Turkish Liras a day to cover their three-week loss. The owners will open their shops but will not be able to make sales."

Permission for the shooting has been obtained from the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Culture and Tourism Ministry, Istanbul Governor’s Office and Fatih Municipality. The film team is expected to arrive in the city on April 30th. The shooting will continue until May 6th.

In addition to some of the popular attractions previously confirmed for 'Skyfall' action, such as the Mısır Çarşısı (Egyptian Bazaar) and Yeni Camii (New Mosque), other locations will include the Old Post Office, Bankacılar Avenue, Sultanhamam, Balat Kiremit Avenue and the Grand Bazaar .

Thanks to `GermanLady` for the alert.

Discuss this news here...

 
Earlier Story: Rough shooting schedule for 'Skyfall' in Istanbul, Turkey

Later Story: Bond villain Jonathan Pryce becomes Welsh cinema patron

This content is maintained by www.mi6-hq.com Content is copyright its respective owners and is published for non profit educational use only. All original content is copyright mi6-hq.com © 2014. MI6 accept no responsibility or give warranty for the accuracy authenticity or correctness of content. James Bond 007 is a registered trademark of DANJAQ, LLC, a Delaware corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Webmasters seeking news syndication or for press contact information - click here.

Not Forgetting James Bond - Syd Cain Autobiography

Latest Headlines

Event - 17-04-15
John Stoddart, GoldenEye photographer, to exhibit in Whitstable next month... Full Story

Bond News - 16-04-15
Ralph Fiennes jokes about Bond on the carpet at the Empire Awards... Full Story

Actor News - 15-04-15
UN chief appoints Daniel Craig as global mine action advocate... Full Story

Media Alert - 14-04-15
US TV - 'The World Is Not Enough' on Encore, Friday lunchtime... Full Story

Spectre (2015) - 14-04-15
Behind the scenes footage of 'SPECTRE' pre-titles shoot revealed (spoilers)... Full Story

Media Alert - 13-04-15
Christoph Waltz to guest on the 'The Late Show' tonight... Full Story

Actor News - 13-04-15
David Harewood on Bond and 'Spooks'... Full Story

Bond Style - 12-04-15
Plans move ahead for Aston Martin DBX, plant could be based in Wales... Full Story

Actor News - 08-04-15
Daniel Craig records video in support of UN's Mine Action Day... Full Story

News Archive