The Production Weekly Twitter feed has issued production updates for three upcoming movies, all of which will be shot in Louisiana. Fantastic 4 begins production March 31 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with Terminator: Genesis starting on April 21 in New Orleans. Jurassic World commences principal photography on June 2, although it isn't known where exactly in Louisiana it will be shooting.
Update: TERMINATOR: GENESIS begins filming on April 21st in New Orleans. http://t.co/mC5I28L0Mq— Production Weekly (@prodweek) January 11, 2014
Fantastic 4, which will be directed by Josh Trank, doesn't have any confirmed cast members at this time, but that will likely change with production scheduled to start in just three months. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke and Emilia Clarke are attached to star in Terminator: Genesis, which Alan Taylor is directing. Director Colin Trevorrow's Jurassic World stars Ty Simpkins, Idris Elba, Bryce Dallas Howard, Nick Robinson and Chris Pratt.
Terminator Genisys comes to theaters July 1st, 2015 and stars Emilia Clarke, J.K. Simmons, Jai Courtney, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Matt Smith, Jason Clarke, Byung-hun Lee, Douglas Smith. The film is directed by Alan Taylor.
Jurassic World comes to theaters June 12th, 2015 and stars Ty Simpkins, Bryce Dallas Howard, Nick Robinson, Chris Pratt, Vincent D'Onofrio, Irrfan Khan, B.D. Wong, Omar Sy. The film is directed by Colin Trevorrow.