RENOVATED USS MISSOURI MAY APPEAR IN U’S “BATTLESHIP”

RENOVATED USS MISSOURI MAY APPEAR IN U’S “BATTLESHIP”

JUST IN: The historical USS Missouri which has been in dry dock at Pearl Harbor for nearly three months is being considered for a supporting roll in Universal Studio’s $150-million mega special effects flick Battleship… Missouri sources said that an Oahu production company will be hired by Universal Studios for the Jan. 7 filming using two teams of photographers to capture the vessel coming out of dry dock and sailing to the Pearl Harbor entrance then returning to its docking pier……

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HAWAII FIVE-0 CASTING WINDING DOWN; GRACE PARK NEWEST ADDITION

HAWAII FIVE-0 CASTING WINDING DOWN; GRACE PARK NEWEST ADDITION

BUT WHO WILL PORTRAY THE ICONIC DANNO? James MacArthur will not make even a cameo in the pilot. The actor tells Reel Hawaii “I have nothing to do with the new show.  I hope it is a big hit for all concerned.  The state could sure use it”… Battlestar Galactica‘s Grace Park has joined the cast of CBS’s updated Hawaii Five-O slated to start filming on Oahu March 8 or 15….Park will play Kona Kalakua, niece of squad member Chin…

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HAWAII FILM PARTNERS’ FEATURE “YOU MAY NOT KISS THE BRIDE,” BEGINS FILMING MONDAY

HAWAII FILM PARTNERS’ FEATURE “YOU MAY NOT KISS THE BRIDE,” BEGINS FILMING MONDAY

      Hawaii Film Partners will begin principal photography on Monday, March 16, on its first motion picture You May Not Kiss the Bride directed by Rob Hedden from his original screenplay. The film’s producers are Rann and Gina Watumull and David Jackson and Shauna Shapiro Jackson, also co-founders of Hawaii Film Partners…   You May Not Kiss the Bride is a romantic adventure comedy set in Chicago and Tahiti and filmed entirely on location in Hawaii.       …

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“STAR TREK” HAWAII FILMING POSTPONED

“STAR TREK” HAWAII FILMING POSTPONED

Star Trek’s sequel filming which sources said had planned to shoot in Hawaii for 18 days in January has been postponed…Paramount has scouted some Hawaiian islands – Kauai and Oahu specifically – but pretty much decided to film on the Garden Island…Along with the filming about two months of pre production also had been scheduled to start in November… Star Trek pre-production on the sequel is currently underway in Los Angeles. The script — written by Alex Kutzman, Roberto Orci, and Damon Lindelof — is expected to…

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ACADEMY OF FILM OFFERS METHOD ACTING IN FILM

ACADEMY OF FILM OFFERS METHOD ACTING IN FILM

*********************************************************************************** *********************************************************************************** Professional Hawaii acting coach Scott Rogers will conduct a clinic on Method Acting for Film Aug. 27- Sept. 24 (Five Thursday sessions) at 7 p.m. at the Academy of Film,
1174 Waimanu Street, Suite A
Honolulu, HI 96814. The class will consist of lectures / Q & As, and acting exercises. Cost is $175 for current Academy students; $225.00 for all others… Rogers was acting coach for 20th Century Fox Studios under a three-year, exclusive contract. He served as acting coach on the Hawaii-made…

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MAUI FEATURE STARS CREAM OF HAWAII MUSICIANS

MAUI FEATURE STARS CREAM OF HAWAII MUSICIANS

TALK STORY PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCES SPY VS. STU IN PRE PRODUCTION! Get A Job, a comedy written and directed by Brian Kohne, has just finished its first week or production on Maui where the entire low budget project will be filmed…Filming started April 16… Get A Job is being produced by The Motion Picture Comedy, a partnership between Cicala Filmworks and Malama Pono Productions. The film stars Willie K (below) , Eric Gilliom, Carolyn Omine, Augie T, Amy Hanaiali’i, Jake Shimabukuro, Henry…

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TERRY O’QUINN BACK IN HAWAII!

TERRY O’QUINN BACK IN HAWAII!

      CASTING FOR MODELS FOR PLAYBOY’S ADVENTURE SHOW BADASS                 There will a LOST reunion of sorts this summer when Hawaii Five-0 starts filming season two on Oahu July 11…That’s because LOST alumnus Terry O’Quinn is joining the cast in a reoccurring role alongside former LOST actor and Five-0 task force member Daniel Dae Kim…     O’Quinn’s character will be introduced in the first episode of season two. He’ll be playing…

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HAWAII FIVE-0 RAMPING FOR JULY 15 START; PRE-PRO STARTED

HAWAII FIVE-0 RAMPING FOR JULY 15 START; PRE-PRO STARTED

MARRIOTT WAIKIKI TEMPORARY HEADQUARTERS FOR !FOUR! PRODUCTIONS Hawaii Five-0, Pirates of the Caribbean IV, Battleship, and the ABC series team for Off the Map are using the popular resort as their base to prepare for upcoming filming on Oahu this summer…Expect to see the Pirates production move to Marriott’s Ihilani Resort as filming begins on Oahu in mid July MEDIA ALERT! HAWAII HIRINGS CBS finally has named a public relations person to handle Hawaii media requests for its new Hawaii Five-0…

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“HAWAII FIVE-0” BOOKED FOR OAHU SERIES? CBS LIKELY TO ANNOUNCE TOMORROW

“HAWAII FIVE-0” BOOKED FOR OAHU SERIES? CBS LIKELY TO ANNOUNCE TOMORROW

STATE OFFICIAl SAYS CBS CONFIRMED WITH HER THAT THE SERIES IS GREENLIT. According to published reports – Los Angeles Times and Variety  – CBS has greenlit Hawaii Five-O for a series. BUT CBS is declining comment at least publicly until tomorrow May 19 when the network announces in New York City its fall schedule and advertisers. Several Hawaii crew who worked on the Five-0 pilot earlier this year told Reel Hawaii they have not been contacted that the series is a…

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