Latest Transformers Scoops

A lot of little updates in the past week related to the upcoming “Transformers: Rise of the Fallen” and here they are collected into an easily digestible form. A big thanks to TF Live for their help with this:

-Scenes shot around Philadelphia City Hall will stand in for Ecole Militarie in Paris, France.

-In Paris there’s a scene where Sam’s parents (Julie White and Kevin Dunn) are being chased by a silver Saturn Astra and later deal with a Transformer.

– Megan Fox confirms that “Shia and I make out a little bit; I don’t know if anyone wants to see that” and that this film is “10 times as big”.

– Fox also confirmed that re-writes have been happening lately to beef up Shia’s character scenes.

– Photos of Shia and Megan shooting at Princeton University are up at Just Jared.

– Paramount has confirmed that there is no ‘2’ in the title.

Details and pics of the new Camaro concept car, the 2010 Chevy Camaro Z28, which will be Bumblebee’s new vehicle form.

– Filming has taken place of Autobots Bumblebee, Beat and Trax in car form racing around in filming taking place last week at the Eastern State Penitentiary.

– Frenzy (the spindly steel robot onboard Air Force One in the first film) has been spotted chasing after a Saturn Astra, with Sam and co. inside. The action constituted much of the Princetoon shoot’s first two days.

– Howard Stern Show regular Lester “Beetlejuice” Green has been spotted on the Princeton set.