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James Gray’s ‘The Lost City Of Z’ Starts Shooting, Marvel’s Spider-Man Tom Holland Joins The Cast

James Gray's 'The Lost City Of Z' Starts Shooting, Marvel's Spider-Man Tom Holland Joins The Cast

While comic book sites breathlessly reported recently that Tom Holland was spotted in Germany, presumably suiting up to play Spider-Man in “Captain America: Civil War,” it looks like the actor will rack up a few more air miles.

Sierra/Affinity announced that production has started on James Gray‘s long-in-the-works “The Lost City Of Z.” Holland joins the cast of Charlie Hunnam, Sienna Miller, and Robert Pattinson, in the film based on David Grann‘s best-selling book about Percy Fawcett, a conscripted soldier and born explorer who disappeared in the 1920s while searching for a mythical city in the Amazon jungles of Brazil that he believed he discovered on a prior expedition. Production just started in Belfast, where it will shoot for the next five weeks, before heading to Colombia, where the film will lens through September and October.

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Basically, James Gray is going into the jungle for his next movie, and if that doesn’t get you excited, I don’t know what will. Paramount Pictures will release the film in the U.S., and maybe we’ll get a first look soon? With festival season heating up and everyone anxious to get their movies on the radar, fingers crossed.

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