Dangerous Motorbike scenes at Grand Bazaar for James Bond Skyfall movie in Istanbul
Apr19

Dangerous Motorbike scenes at Grand Bazaar for James Bond Skyfall movie in Istanbul

Shooting for the new James Bond Skyfall continued this week with the filming of one of the movie’s most important action scenes atop Istanbul’s iconic Grand Bazaar (Kapalı Çarşı). The dangerous scenes, for which a team of 400 people worked, were successfully staged without incident. On the first day of Istanbul filming of the latest addition to the James Bond series, Skyfall, a stuntman lost control of his motorcycle and smashed into...

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James Bond Movie Closes Part of Istanbul
Apr10

James Bond Movie Closes Part of Istanbul

Drivers who plan on taking the streets of Istanbul next week should be prepared for traffic delays, thanks to filming of the latest “James Bond” film. Scenes for the latest installment of the 007 James Bond series, “Skyfall,” will be filmed in one of Istanbul’s busiest and most crowded neighborhoods, Eminönü, following filming in the southern province of Adana. Starting April 16, an Eminönü street will be closed to traffic...

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James Bond Skyfall Starts Shooting In Istanbul This Spring
Jan11

James Bond Skyfall Starts Shooting In Istanbul This Spring

The upcoming James Bond flick, ‘Skyfall,’ is scheduled to begin shooting in Istanbul this spring. Istanbul will host the cast and crew of “Skyfall,” the next movie in the James Bond franchise and one of the most eagerly anticipated titles of the year, Turkish news agencies reported over the weekend. Filming details for the upcoming movie in the franchise have started to emerge as producers of the 23rd film in the series...

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Next James Bond movie to be shot in Istanbul
Sep10

Next James Bond movie to be shot in Istanbul

The next James Bond movie, Bond 23, will be partly shot in Istanbul, according to director Sam Mendes. Secret agent, James Bond, one of Hollywood’s most enduring characters, will have new adventures in the city’s historical neighborhood Sultanahmet in the next film. This would be the third Bond film to be shot in Istanbul – From Russia with Love in 1963, with Sean Connery was the first and The World Is Not Enough, released in...

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