September 28, 2016  

'Batman 3' May Be Partially Filmed in New Orleans

August 9, 2010 (8:02 am) GMT
If the deal finalizes, the city could be used as the location for half of production which reportedly will begin in March or April 2011.

Another superhero could visit New Orleans, Louisiana in the near future. After Warner Bros. "" is shot in the city, untitled Batman 3 project which also comes from the same studio reportedly will also hold its production there.

According to Comic Book Movie (CBM), the studio wants to take advantage of the friendly tax incentives the city has to offer for the third "Batman" movie from Christopher Nolan. If the deal finalizes, almost half of the filming of "" sequel could take place in New Orleans.

Meanwhile, location scouting for the upcoming movie has reportedly begun in Chicago, Illinois where the previous two films were also shot. CBM further reports that principal photography for the next "Batman" film will be kicked off between March and April 2011 for July 20, 2012 U.S. release.

For the forthcoming action superhero project, Christopher Nolan is expected to return as helmer. Three "" stars, , and , were recently thrown as the possible depicter of the movie's villain, but no official announcement on the casting has been made so far.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Kim Kardashian Bares Serious Underboobs While Going Topless in This Raunchy Selfie
  2. Metallica, The Strokes, The Weeknd to Headline 2017 Lollapalooza South America
  3. Justin Bieber Is Reportedly Pursuing Pamela Anderson
  4. 'Fast and Furious' Helmer Justin Lin to Direct 'Hot Wheels' Movie
  5. Miley Cyrus Fills In for Sick Ellen DeGeneres. Watch Sneak Peek of Her Guest-Hosting Stint
  6. Kelly Clarkson and Chance The Rapper to Perform at White House's Christmas Tree Lighting
  7. Kim Kardashian Files Complaint Against Vitalii Sediuk Over Attempted Ambush
  8. Pregnant Janet Jackson Debuts Burgeoning Bump While Shopping for Baby in London