The Mayor of Berlin, Klaus Wowereit, confirmed talks with MGM about a shooting of Bond 21 in the German capital. Berlin located newspaper “Tagesspiegel” reports that Wowereit talked to different studios during an US journey last week. According to the paper also negotiations with MGM about a shooting in Berlin and near Berlin located film studios Babelsberg took place. While Babelsberg studios don’t know anything about the mayor’s plan, Wowereit seems to be very optimistic.
Babelsberg Studios are Germany’s biggest film studios. Parts of the Berlin scenes for 1983’s “Octopussy” were also shot there.