Salma Hayek and Owen Wilson are making their way to Croatia as yet another Hollywood blockbuster is to be filmed in Croatia. Star Wars, Game of Thrones, Robin Hood, The Hitman 2, the list could go on and on, Croatia is Hollywood on the Adriatic. In fact, Salma Hayek was in Croatia only a few months ago working on Hitman 2 or The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard which she filmed with Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds in Istria.
Hayek in Istria for Hitman filming - Photo Instagram
UPI.com is reporting that “Production began this week in Los Angeles and Croatia on Bliss, Amazon's new sci-fi drama and romance starring Salma Hayek and Owen Wilson.” Although there is no news as yet as to where the production will be location in Croatia.
Mike Cahill, whose credits include I Origins and Another Earth, wrote and is directing Bliss.
"Mike Cahill is a brilliant storyteller gifted by a unique ability to craft the truly high-concept idea in a deeply soulful way that resonates with audiences. As a real fan of all his work, I am delighted that we can provide this opportunity for him to take his vision further than ever before. We know our global customers will be excited to see what Mike and his team -- Salma Hayek, Owen Wilson, and this fabulous cast and crew -- can do with such complex, yet real characters in such an imaginative and thrilling world. It will blow people's minds, I am sure," Ted Hope, co-head of movies at Amazon Studios, said in a statement.