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'New Moon' and 'Eclipse' Could Be Shot Back-to-Back

December 9, 2008 (9:57 am) GMT
Words are, the two 'Twilight' sequels, 'New Moon' and 'Eclipse', will be having a back-to-back productions.

In addition to the news of Catherine Hardwicke not helming "New Moon", more interesting tidbit is coming out from "" sequels. In the "Eclipse Auditions" report posted on Alan Baltes' blog, it is noted that Summit Entertainment are planning to shoot "New Moon" and "Eclipse" one after another using the same director.

"Summit Entertainment has started preparing the sequel New Moon, based on Stephenie Meyer's second book in the series, and to contain costs, the studio is filming the third book, Eclipse, back to back using the same new director," parts of the news read. It is further mentioned that the filming of "New Moon" is set to be kicked off in March 2009 and will continue up to the completion of "Eclipse".

"New Moon" is an adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's second novel in her Twilight series. While "Twilight" director Catherine Hardwicke has been confirmed not to take the directing role once again, screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg has been set to come back and pen the script for this second movie. Earlier report has also claimed that both leading actors, and , will earn $12 million each for "New Moon".


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