It was revealed the other day that part of Chris Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises” will be shot in Jodhpur, India. The Times of India has now revealed further details about the shoot.
According to the newspaper, only a small overseas crew of around fifteen will be on hand and will start arriving this Sunday while Christian Bale will arrive on Wednesday or Thursday. Bale will be the only major actor from the film there, while the actual filming will only take two days – May 6th and 7th.
Shooting will take place in around the immense and ornate Mehrangar Fort. According to a source no Bollywood actors being cast in the movie but local actors and crew members might be roped in. It’s not yet known whether Jodhpur will feature as an Indian city in the movie or not.
It sounds like the shoot will mark the first piece of filming on the project which will continue its six month shoot through until November.