Hollywood stars flock to SA to film in our hood

2015-05-06 07:00

Cape Town -  When it comes to filming international blockbusters, South Africa has become the perfect destination. We have it all: sea, mountain, and desert are just a few of our best attractions.

In fact we’ve already built up an impressive CV of films and television series shot right here on our home ground: The Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Giver, Homeland, Zulu, The Last Face, Blended and Grimsby.

Last year Hollywood stars Charlize Theron, Sean Penn, Claire Danes, Sacha Baron Cohen, Rebel Wilson, Isla Fisher, Gabourey Sidibe, Aaron Paul and Helen Mirren were spotted out and about enjoying our fine cities.

Here’s who’s currently filming in our hood:

Daniel Radcliffe

What: BBC television series Game Changer
Spotted: Cape Town


Jamie Dornan

What: Netflix film, Jadotville
Spotted: Johannesburg, Braamfontein


Boris Kodjoe

What: Crime series, Cape Town
Spotted:  Cape Town

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Lupita Nyong'o is on her way!

What: Movie, Queen of Katwe

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