Crow To Be Remade At Pinewood Studios Wales - 16th
Brandon Lee horror will be shot at the new studios
near Cardiff, which cost millions of pounds to build.
Lee died on the set of the original The Crow movie
remake of the 1994 hit The Crow will be the first
film to be made at the new Pinewood Studios in Wales.
announcement came as First Minister Carwyn Jones visited
the site near Cardiff which has undergone a multimillion-pound
studio's 70,000 square feet of production space will
be used to shoot the reboot of the 1994 horror film
which starred Brandon Lee, Bruce Lee's son.
First Minister said: "The creative industries
are flourishing in Wales and the opening of Pinewood
Studio Wales follows on from several successful productions
which have been filmed in Wales recently.
is excellent news and an important step in the ongoing
growth of our creative Industries sector.
fact Pinewood has chosen to open a facility in Wales
and so many production companies are filming here
is testament to our beautiful landscape, vibrant cities,
wonderful historical assets, our highly skilled and
dedicated workforce, and the flexible support on offer
from the Welsh Government.
combine to make our nation an excellent place to produce
high quality film and television."
Crow, based on the comic book franchise, tells the
story of a rock musician who returns from the dead
after he and his fiancee are murdered.
was the last film Lee starred in after he was accidentally
killed on set when a defective blank was fired at
Crow was released posthumously after a stunt double
and special effects were used to complete it.
Studios Wales said
filming is due to begin "shortly". It
is not known who will play the lead role.