The horrible Bastille Day attack in France that happened last July 14 killed 84 people. The shocking tragedy occurred while Fifty Shades Darker team was filming in the country. And for that, the crew allegedly canceled the shoot due to the recent attack.
A previous report revealed that the production team quickly flew to France after wrapping up the scenes in Vancouver, Canada. The crew will be finishing the shoot on July 22.
But did they canceled the shoot because of the latest incident? Crew member Dana Brunetti wrote on Facebook last Thursday that they are back on track.
“Production has confirmed that everyone working on location in the south of France is okay. Everyone has been accounted for and is safe and sound.”
Fans felt relieved after Brunetti confirmed that they are all safe. The attack also injured 120 civilians, including some American tourists.
According to People, lead stars Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson were filming scenes near the location prior to the incident. The stars are back filming the remaining scenes in French Riviera this week.
The website obtained a photograph of the on-screen photo. Dornan looks suave in a white polo shirt while his co-star looks cute and casual in a red dress paired with sunglasses.
It looks like the shoot is going smoothly amidst many controversies. Earlier reports revealed that the stars did not feel comfortable working with each other while filming the first film, Fifty Shades of Grey.
A source from Hollywood Life claimed that the there were awkward moments among the stars while doing intimate scenes. Notably, E.L. James’ novels are erotic so doing some steamy scenes is necessary.
But then, the source went on to explain that the on-screen lovers developed friendship and doing the sequel became no sweat. On the other hand, various media outlets started to speculate that they are having an affair.
Amidst controversies, Dornan confesses his unconditional love with wife Amelia Warner. Meanwhile, Johnson’s current status is single.
Catch Dornan as Christian Grey and Johnson as Anastasia Steele on the upcoming erotic film, Fifty Shades Darker, which will be out on Feb. 10, 2017.