G.I. Joe Filming Update

The Prague Daily Monitor has posted an update on the filming for Paramount’s G.I. Joe, to be directed by Stephen Sommers and starring Dennis Quaid, Channing Tatum, Sienna Miller, Ray Park, Rachel Nichols, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Said Taghmaoui, Marlon Wayans, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Arnold Vosloo and Christopher Eccleston:

The shooting of the U.S. high-budget action film GI JOE will start in Prague’s Barrandov studios in May, Barrandov spokeswoman Dusana Chrenekova told CTK Monday.

GI JOE is directed by Stephen Sommers who in the past shot another film in the Czech Republic – Van Helsing (2003).

“The film, based on a strip cartoon, with a 170 million dollar budget will be premiered next year,” Chrenekova said.

You can read more on this here. The studio is planning an August 7, 2009 release.

Source: Prague Daily Monitor