Mamma Mia! sequel films late August
The follow-up feature to 2008’s popular musical film, Mamma Mia! is set to begin filming in late August in the UK and Croatia.
Described as a kind of sequel and a prequel, Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! will reunite several of the original cast – including Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Dominic Cooper, Amanda Seyfried, Christine Baranski, Pierce Brosnan, and Colin Firth – with new faces such as Lily James, reportedly set to play the younger version of Streep’s Donna during flashback sequences.
US studio giant Universal is behind the revival which will see Croatia double for the fictional Greek island of Kalokairi in the film; Ol Parker directs from his own screenplay.
Production Intelligence subscribers have been following the project on our site since May, where we have been detailing the key UK hires, studio and shoot dates.
Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! is one of many features gearing up to film in the UK over the summer: subscribers can log into Production Intelligence for full details.
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Mamma Mia! photo via Universal Pictures.
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