TRANSFORMERS 3 Update From Director Michael Bay

     January 26, 2010

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With director Michael Bay busy doing pre-production on Transformers 3 as filming is rumored to start this May, Bay posted an update on his website on what he’s up to.  The main info is he was busy scouting locations in Chicago, Detroit, and Washington D.C. last week and he says “the script is feeling very different from the other two.”  He also talks about going to Haiti to help out with the devastation after scouting the locations.  Hit the jump for more:

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Hello everyone,

Busy scouting – Chicago, Detroit, and Washington D.C. for Transformers last week. Things are going well. The script is feeling very different from the other two. I ended my scout down in Miami this weekend to load my plane with 14 Florida Surgeons, specialists in various fields and flew them down to Haiti. We then returned with a planeload of a team of exhausted Miami Fire rescue. It is proving very difficult for these volunteers to get back home.

They say the news hardly gives the true scope of what really happened. They really feel about 500,000 probably died. One of the worst stories I heard from people down there – because of the huge lack of education in Haiti – when the earthquake struck – everyone ran inside buildings most likely to their graves. The state of Florida is really pulling their weight in this massive effort. Here some pics:

Michael

For the images of his trip, go to his website.  And expect plenty of updates on Transformers 3 as we get them.

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