The star of Jurassic World 3, Sam Neill speaks out on the production delay after the coronavirus shutdown. He talked to Variety about what he is doing with all this downtime after the majority of the movie business shut down. Jurassic World Dominion joins a host of other properties that have had to put things on pause after the spread of the pandemic. That does not even begin to cover the movies that were just entering the theatres or about to be released. in the past few weeks, Black Widow, Wonder Woman 1984, No Time TO die, Fast and Furious 9, Mulan, and others all had to move their releasing dates.
Sam Neill on Jurassic World 3 Delay Due To Coronavirus Shutdown
Luckily, the next dinosaur instalment isn’t until next summer, but the filming is on the shelf for the moment.
According to the World Health Organisation, who had officially dubbed the coronavirus outbreak a ‘pandemic’ last week, there are over 200,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus. In the United States, there have been over 15000 confirmed cases with 200 deaths as of this writing.
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Even though filming for CREEPSHOW season 2 is delayed, I wanted to give you a little glimpse at one of the puppets IN PROGRESS before “the pause”. A wee bit more hair work and need to connect controllers for body and mandible articulation. It’s tough to get too close to this cause I am terrified of spiders but good therapy I guess. #creepshowtv #creepshow #animatronics
For those people who are worried about the spread of coronavirus, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention offers a litany of tips, including covering mouths while coughing and sneezing, avoiding large gathering, or close contact with people who are sick and washing your hands with soap and water for at least about 20 seconds.
Well, this is it, guys. Let us hope that the coronavirus is defeated as soon as possible and then the fans could expect the next dinosaur movie as soon as possible. Till then stay tuned for more updates regarding the movie.
Stay safe and stay home. We have to tackle this together.