MCTV had about a dozen actors on Hacksaw ridge who were on set regularly from October 2015 through to January 2016. We also had a bunch of other extras who were featured less frequently. It was a great opportunity for everyone involved and you can see how great the trailer is. Can’t wait to see this one when it comes out!
In December ’15 a bunch of MCTV people went for boot camp training for Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge and now the release date has been announced. Not much longer to wait.
Lionsgate has announced a Hacksaw Ridge release date for director Mel Gibson’s latest true World War II tale, which stars Andrew Garfield.
With so many MCTV people working on Hacksaw Ridge you would think we would be able to give away a few secrets about the upcoming movie filming here in Sydney. Unfortunately we are bound by confidentiality agreements just as our talent are to keep the details a surprise until the big day.
Fortunately our local media make a sport out of movie rumours so here are the latest rumours and a few great shots from the set of Hacksaw Ridge. You can check out the source below for more gossip about the movie.
TERESA Palmer has a new man in her life — but her husband, fellow actor Mark Webber, has nothing to worry about.
Over 40 MCTV actors and extras should be so pleased that Mad Max Fury Road cleaned up at last night’s AACTA Awards. With so many long days and very heavy costumes, the guys who worked on this production put in the hard yards. Of course, plenty of overtime was forthcoming and the pride of being part of an extremely successful production and franchise.
Meanwhile, the original Mad Max himself Mel Gibson is in town filming his own production Hacksaw Ridge. Production is still continuing with MCTV people attending shoots daily.
GEORGE Miller’s epic film Mad Max: Fury Road has been crowned the best film of the Australian industry’s biggest year at the box office since the 1990s.
It’s worth having a peek at the interview with Cate Blanchett about the local industry too. She talks about the magnetism of Australia and why we have so many talented filmmakers wanting to make their productions here.
“Australia is a very magnetic country”.. “people making films here are extraordinarily talented”
Finally, If you are up for a wild ride and haven’t seen Mad Max Fury Road yet, you should check out the trailer.
Even though the countdown to Christmas is already in full swing, MCTV talent are working on productions all over Sydney. For those of you with a good singing voice, feel free to sing the following to the tune of the 12 Days of Christmas.
On the 1st day of Christmas, Paul the booker said to me.Get me more extras for Hacksaw Ridge…On the 2nd day of Christmas Paul the booker said to me.Rake needs reporters andExtras for Hacksaw Ridge too.…On the 5th day of Christmas Paul the booker said to meLAWYERS FOR JANET KINGKids for Allianz CommercialPeople for Channel 9 PromoRake needs reporters andExtras for Hacksaw Ridge too….On the 12th day of Christmas Paul the booker said to meSummer looks for BBQ’s GaloreThere’s a promo for Fox SportsIndigo Lake has begun ShootingMcDonalds Commercial in HaberfieldMore for Peter Brock TelemovieToyota’s shooting in BlakehurstWe got call backs for NovartisLAWYERS FOR JANET KINGKids for Allianz CommercialPeople for Channel 9 PromoRake needs reporters andExtras for Hacksaw Ridge too.
You may have seen this on the news last night. As well as filming at Fox Studios MCTV Talent have been all over Sydney filming the new film Hacksaw Ridge. Richmond, Bringelly, Goulburn to name a few.
Click the link below to see how well they transformed the town.
9NEWS captured Gibson on location of his new war film, ‘Hacksaw Ridge’, which stars a contingent of Australian actors including Ryan Corr and Firass Dirani.
With so much effort put into the new blockbuster Hacksaw Ridge, it’s great to see the boys enjoying themselves on set.
MCTV talent had to attend bootcamp military training to ensure that that their performances would be authentic. MCTV extras and Actors have been working on the production since August with many of them having fairly regular work since then. To keep the production on track there have been many day – night shoots that involved both long hours and plenty of overtime.
A big thankyou has to go to the state government for contributing an undisclosed sum to keep this production in Sydney.
Three Australian actors have snapped an impromptu moment with the actor-director on set.
Give a cheer for our MCTV Troops who have been filming on the set of Hacksaw Ridge over the last month. I’m sure they will do us all proud in the months of production to come.
Rachel Griffiths, Richard Roxburgh, Teresa Palmer and Ben O’Toole are among a large contingent of Aussies who are appearing in Hacksaw Ridge, Mel Gibson’s WW2 drama now shooting in New South Wales.