Confirmed: THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN is Filming in Louisiana and Vancouver

     July 9, 2010

A few weeks ago we broke the news that The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn would be filming in Louisiana and Vancouver as producer Wyck Godfrey told us during an exclusive interview.  Well, it seems that Summit Entertainment has deemed the news press release worthy, as they just sent out a wide blast telling everyone the same news.

If you missed the interview with producer Wyck Godfrey, it’s a really great interview as he talked a lot about Breaking Dawn and what fans can expect.  Check it out here.  Otherwise, you can read the press release after the jump.


Summit Entertainment’s THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN will be filmed in both Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Vancouver over the next year starting this fall.  The next chapter of THE TWILIGHT SAGA will be released as two separate films with the first of the two slated to be released in theatres on November 18, 2011.

Academy Award® winner Bill Condon will direct both films starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner along with Billy Burke as Charlie Swan as well as returning members of the Cullen Family including Peter Facinelli as Carlisle, Elizabeth Reaser as Esme, Jackson Rathbone as Jasper, Nikki Reed as Rosalie, Ashley Greene as Alice and Kellan Lutz as Emmett.

The project, based on the fourth novel in author Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight series, is currently being written by Melissa Rosenberg with Wyck Godfrey, Karen Rosenfelt and Stephenie Meyer producing.

THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN illuminates the secrets and mysteries of this spellbinding romantic epic that has entranced millions.

The third film in the franchise, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE, is currently in theatres.

About the TWILIGHT SAGA film series
The TWILIGHT SAGA film series stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson and tells the story of 17-year-old Bella Swan who moves to the small town of Forks, Washington to live with her father, and becomes drawn to Edward Cullen, a pale, mysterious classmate who seems determined to push her away. But neither can deny the attraction that pulls them together…even when Edward confides that he and his family are vampires.  The action-packed, modern day vampire love story TWILIGHT, the first film in the series, was released in theatres on November 21, 2008 to a blockbuster reception. The second installment of the film franchise, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON was released November 20, 2009.  The franchise has grossed over $1.4 billion in worldwide box office ticket sales to date.

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  • JC

    No offense or anything, but you didn’t break this story. It was on the MovieSet website, written by me (Jesse Carp) on May 4th… just saying.

  • Jenny_692175

    this is making me made they are filming breaking dawn in two parts the first part next year on November the 18 and than the second part November 16 of 2016 why don’t they just do it like harry potter film one part the begin of next year the second like two or three months later

  • Lissa2u822

    i heard from a guy that it has already began filming

    • Miraclewininger

      no they have not started in baton rouge yet they are still getting the sets ready!

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    I wish I could meet Edward omg I would rape him

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    Hey I agree Edward is very sexy

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