The Gold Coast is furthering cementing itself as the house of movie and television, with the town scoring one other main worldwide manufacturing.
A success American TV sequence is heading down below and might be filmed proper right here on the Gold Coast.
Season two of younger grownup drama The Wilds, starring Australian actress Rachel Griffiths, Mia Healey and Shannon Berry, is ready to begin manufacturing in April.
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The sequence, which filmed its first season in New Zealand, is anticipated to inject an enormous $28 million into the state and create round 150 native jobs.
Presently streaming on Amazon Prime Video, The Wilds centres round a bunch of teenage ladies from completely different backgrounds who discover themselves marooned on a abandoned island, unaware that they’re a part of a sinister social experiment.
Collection Government Producer and Showrunner Amy Harris mentioned the thought of filming on the Gold Coast was “so thrilling”.
“The truth of this stunning place has exceeded all expectations,” she mentioned.
“The gorgeous seashores, gifted and expert crews, and welcoming neighborhood make filming right here in Queensland a dream come true.
“We are able to’t wait to showcase all these spectacular locales and expertise on The Wilds, and seeing kangaroos within the wild has been fairly cool, too.”
Display Queensland CEO Kylie Munnich mentioned the demand to movie in Queensland was being pushed by a lot of components.
“Though the present growth is attributable partly to the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s additionally given Queensland the possibility to essentially shine, to point out what we’re fabricated from to the remainder of the world,” Ms Munnich mentioned.
“Worldwide producers, administrators and showrunners are right here and attending to know us properly, to expertise the calibre of our crews and the nice variety of our places first-hand, in a means that bodes properly for the long- time period development of our native trade.”